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 […]


(February 22, 2013)  Kandoo Films was proud to pick up another big prize for our breakthrough film Middle of Nowhwere, with the coveted John Cassavetes Award at the 2013 Independent Spirit Awards.  The Cassavetes award is presented to the creative team of a film budgeted at less than $500,000. SEE THE AWARDS SPEECH BELOW Writer/Director/Producer Ava DuVernay, who […]