Magazine article Screen International

Cinetic to Support Short Documentary Series

Magazine article Screen International

Cinetic to Support Short Documentary Series

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Cinetic Rights Management (CRM) is teaming up with video publisher Cinelan to support the digital distribution of short documentary series Focus Forward - Short Films, Big Ideas.

Cinetic Rights Management (CRM) is teaming up with video publisher Cinelan to support the digital distribution of short documentary series Focus Forward - Short Films, Big Ideas.

Launched by Cinelan and GE in collaboration with documentary filmmakers including Joe Berlinger, Alex Gibney, Morgan Spurlock, Barbara Kopple and Jessica Yu, Focus Forward comprises 30 three-minute nonfiction films about the power of ideas and invention.

The shorts will gradually premiere as curated collections at film festivals around the world, followed by an exclusive 60-day window on video sharing site Vimeo. CRM will give the films a wide release through its distribution network of VOD platforms including Comcast, Time Warner, iTunes, Xbox and Amazon.

The first five films were revealed during the series' launch at January's Sundance festival and are screening this week at the Berlinale Talent Campus. …

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