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Screen Daily talks new film slate with Kandoo President

Screen Daily talks new film slate with Kandoo President

Howard Barish, the Canadian Los Angeles-based producer of the Oscar-nominated documentary 13th who helped launched Ava DuVernay’s directing career, has set up a fund for low-budget features. Barish, the founder and president of Kandoo Films who established a successful promos and branding business after he relocated from Toronto to Los Angeles in the early 1990s, […]

Forbes article about Fight Club 2.0

One week ago, The CW launched a viral video that has already become the fourth most watched video on its YouTube channel, with the next one up having come out over a year ago. The video was a sequel to last year’s popular Superhero Fight Club ad that featured all three of the network’s superhero […]

2016 New York Film Festival to Open With Ava DuVernay Documentary ‘The 13th’

Director Ava DuVernay’s documentary “The 13th” will open the 2016 New York Film Festival, marking the first time the fest has opened with a nonfiction film. Set for an October release from Netflix, “The 13th” investigates the high rate of incarceration in the U.S., particularly of African Americans. DuVernay, whose directing credits include “Selma” and […]

Kandoo Films Supports The Entertainment Industry Hunger Project

Kandoo Films happily donated it’s resources to help produce a fund raising video for The Entertainment Industry Hunger Project. TEIHPI (teepee) is a resource for the entertainment industry that enables studios and production companies to create a more sustainable alternative to the food dumping that occurs at the end of a production day. With the […]

Kandoo Films produces ESPN Doc, Venus Vs.

This year’s Sundance Film Festival best director Ava DuVernay is helming an in-depth documentary that explores tennis star Venus Williams’ fight for fair pay at Wimbledon. Entitled Venus VS, the project is directed by DuVernay who is producing with Howard Barish of Kandoo Films. “Venus VS.” is a documentary chronicling the ground-breaking actions of Venus Williams and […]