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Jared Leto on Movies, Tech and the Met Gala

May 11, 2018 – NBC News

What’s on TV Saturday: ‘The Letdown’ and ‘Indivisible’

April 21, 2018 – The New York Times

Streaming service Fandor has a new COO and a new Chief Product Engineering Officer

February 16, 2018 – TechCrunch

Our film and video history is threatened by the rise of streaming video

December 20, 2017 – Los Angeles Times

MoviePass Just Got Even Cheaper, Thanks to Costco

December 13, 2017 – Time

MoviePass, Fandor Partner on $90-a-Year Subscription Service for Costco Members

December 12, 2017 – The Hollywood Reporter

Costco Offers Combined One-Year MoviePass And Fandor Subscription For $89.99

December 12, 2017 – Deadline

Tim League at Connext: Netflix challenges exhibitors to be better

October 12, 2017 – Screen Daily

Fandor Inks Lionsgate, MGM Deals for Subscription VOD, Taps Russell Burke as CFO

September 7, 2017 – Variety

Roku Launches Free Channel With Movies From Warner Bros., MGM, Sony and More

September 6, 2017 – The Hollywood Reporter

20 Streaming Services That Aren’t Netflix, Hulu, or Amazon Prime

June 29, 2017 – BuzzFeed

Jared Leto Is Now An Executive At Streaming Site Fandor — Here's Why That's No Joke

May 24, 2017 – Movie Pilot

Amazon expands Amazon Channels to UK, Germany, taking aim at pay-TV users

May 23, 2017 – TechCrunch

Jared Leto Named Chief Creative Officer of Film Streaming Service Fandor

May 21, 2017 – The Hollywood Reporter

Fandor: A Streaming Rabbit Hole Worth Falling Down

April 7, 2017 – The New York Times

Sling brings the film festival to you with Fandor Festival

December 14, 2016 – CNET

PBS Kids, Fandor Subscription Services Now Available Through Amazon Channels

October 20, 2016 – Variety

LeEco Launches U.S. Business With Phones, TVs and a Paid Video Streaming Service

October 20, 2016 – Variety

Fandor Pushes Into Film-Focused Branded Entertainment

April 6, 2016 – Variety

Fandor Teams With Sundance Institute to Stream Past Festival Films

January 20, 2016 – The Hollywood Reporter

Starz Leads Investment Round in Indie Film Streaming Service Fandor

November 4, 2015 – The Wall Street Journal

Larry Aidem, Former Sundance Channel Head, Named CEO Of Fandor

September 25, 2015 – Deadline

Fandor Names Larry Aidem as New President, CEO

September 25, 2015 – The Hollywood Reporter

Larry Aidem Joins Fandor as CEO (Exclusive)

September 24, 2015 – Variety

Exclusive: Fandor Announces Second Round of Original FIXshorts, includind TOMBSTONE RASHOMON from Alex Cox

September 15, 2015 – FIlmmaker Magazine

Cinema Slate And Fandor Partner To Bring New Brazilian Films To The U.S.

August 7, 2015 – Deadline

Factory 25 and Fandor to jointly release 7 films

June 25, 2015 – IndieWire

Fandor & Factory 25 Team on Theatrical Day-And-Date Plan

June 25, 2015 – Deadline

Fandor and Factory 25 Pact for Day-and-Date Release of Seven Indie Films

June 25, 2015 – The Hollywood Reporter

Factory 25, Fandor to Release Seven

June 25, 2015 – Screen Daily

Streaming Service with Classics on the Menu

June 20, 2015 – LA Times

Fandor's Fix Gives Female Directors a Vital Platform

May 2, 2015 – LA Times

An April Fool's Gift: Fandor's VHS Prank Leads to Free Streaming of 'Adjust Your Tracking'

April 1, 2015 – IndieWire

Now Streaming: Movies and TV to Watch at Home This Weekend – Mar 27

March 27, 2015 – Way Too Indie

Netflix Not Getting it Done for You? Serious Film Buffs Should Flock to Fandor

March 24, 2015 – TechHive

Fandor Moves into Original Content with Shorts Program

March 12, 2015 – Variety

The Criterion Collection Arrives on Fandor

November 11, 2014 – The Hollywood Reporter

What's On TV Friday

October 31, 2014 – The New York Times

Guest Column: Netflix and HBO's recent moves set stage for Quality Film to Rise Again by Ted Hope

October 21, 2014 – The Hollywood Reporter

Fandor Sets Release Plan for Rob Nilsson's Thriller

October 8, 2014 – The Wrap

The Hays Advantage: Katherine Oliver with Fandor CEO Ted Hope

September 19, 2014 – Bloomberg Radio

Giving Access Back to the People: Fandor CEO Ted Hope on FIX and Festival Alliance

September 9, 2014 – Filmmaker Magazine

Spotlight: CEO Ted Hope on Creating the “Greatest Online Cinema Experience” for the Indie Film Revolution

August 29, 2014 – SSN

Fandor Acquires Cannes Film ‘The Strange Little Cat’ For Day-and-Date Release

July 22, 2014 – TheWrap

Fandor takes large steps in mission to reinvent the Film Industry

July 18, 2014 –

Indie Film Vets Ted Hope And Hal Hartley Pledge Allegiance To Fandor

July 11, 2014 – Forbes

Watch Online: Hal Hartley’s ‘My America’

July 4, 2014 – The Washington Post

Wolfe Video's Jenni Olson picks 25 must-see LGBT films and a few more you really should check out

June 27, 2014 – GLAAD

A Feminist Way to Search for Films

June 19, 2014 – Bitch Flicks

'Burning Bush' Finds The Fuel For A Desperate Act

June 12, 2014 – NPR

Fandor Announces 2014 Queer Cinema Spotlight for Pride Month

June 12, 2014 – The Huffington Post

Cutting the Cord: Make your house an art house cinema

June 10, 2014 – USA Today

Czech Pawns In a System That Stifled: ‘Burning Bush,’ an Agnieszka Holland Film on Communism

June 10, 2014 – The New York Times

Fandor to Reinvent Hollywood

May 28, 2014 – Screen Daily

16 Werner Herzog Films Find a Home with Fandor! Also, What's Fandor?

April 17, 2014 – Film School Rejects

Cinephilia Culture and the Fear of Missing Out

April 10, 2014 – PopMatters

Sixteen Classic Werner Herzog Films Will Be Streaming on Fandor

April 4, 2014 – Thompson on Hollywood

Fandor at the Film Fan's Door

March 21, 2014 – Star Tribune

Ted Hope Talks About His Plans for Fandor and How It Will Save Indie Film

March 11, 2014 – IndieWire

Fandor to Debut Sundance Short ‘Rat Pack Rat’ and Is Looking to Acquire at Sundance

January 16, 2014 – IndieWire

Ted Hope Hired as New CEO Fandorl Says He Won't Abandon Film Production

January 8, 2014 – IndieWire

Fandor to Launch Canadian Streaming Movie Site

September 9, 2013 – The Hollywood Reporter

Curating Film Online - Exclusive Interview with Dan Aronson, CEO of Fandor

June 16, 2013 – The End of Being

Women Directors Infographic: Why are There so Few Female Directors in Hollywood?

April 20, 2013 – The Huffington Post

Roger Ebert's Legacy Includes Streaming Movie Advocacy and Working with New Technology

April 5, 2013 – DTV USA Forum

Looking for an indie film? Try Fandor

March 18, 2013 – USA TODAY

We're Fans of Fandor: New Streaming Platform Supports Creative Communities

March 7, 2013 – The Credits

'January is Hollywood's Very Own Leper Colony'

January 18, 2013 – The New York Times

Fandor: Watch Independent and Foreign Films Online

December 2012 –

Movies Don't Stream Themselves

June 8, 2012 – Chicago Sun-Times

For the Love of Film III: Onward and Upward, With the Help of Fandor

June 3, 2012 – Self-Styled Siren

Master Aggregator David Hudson Joins Fandor

May 1, 2012 – indieWIRE: Criticwire

Participate in 2012 Ebertfest Without Leaving Your Home or Office

April 25, 2012 – The News-Gazette

Fandor Moves to iOS with New iPad App for Movie Lovers

January 20, 2012 – Blogcritics

Indie On-Demand Movie Site Fandor Adds iPad App

January 19, 2012 – indieWIRE: Thompson on Hollywood

Staring in Awe? It's 'the Spielberg Face'

December 19, 2011 – The New York Times

Watch "The Spielberg Face," a Director's Signature Defined

December 13, 2011 – IFC FIX

Fandor Launches Roku Channel with iPad App Coming Soon

November 21, 2011 – Blogcritics

Indie Movie Streaming Service Fandor Comes to Roku

November 15, 2011 – GigaOM

Fandor: The Most Important Roku Channel to Date for Cineastes, Cinephiles and Cinema Historians

November 10, 2011 – Yahoo!

Filmmakers Band Together to Renew Focus on U.S. War in Afghanistan, Now in its 10th Year

October 7, 2011 – Fast Company

Velvet Goldmine: Celluloid Pictures of Living

August 30, 2011 – Cinebeats

Has Lee Chang-dong Found the Meaning of Life in Poetry?

August 28, 2011 – Sound on Sight

Sleep Furiously: This Old World

August 1, 2011 – Hammer to Nail

Fandor: Sleep Furiously: Interview with Jonathan Marlow

July 31, 2011 – Twitch

Sleep Furiously is a Film About Sensing the Ends of Things and Finding the Courage to Speak

July 29, 2011 – indieWIRE: Press Play

Sleep Furiously is a Powerfully Sincere Film and a Promising Start for First Time Director

July 29, 2011 – Sound on Sight

Sleep Furiously: The Important Thing

July 29, 2011 – PopMatters

Sleep Furiously

July 29, 2011 – This Week in New York

Sleep Furiously is Landscape, Self-Portrait and a Virtual Tour of the Welsh Countryside All in One

July 28, 2011 – indieWIRE: Spout

Independent Film Site Fandor is "All About Discovery"

July 28, 2011 – AlbanyPatch

Colorless Green Ideas Sleep Furiously

June 26, 2011 – Chicago Sun-Times

Sleep Furiously an Essay on Empty Spaces, Smallness, and the Pleasure Derived From Community

July 20, 2011 – Sound on Sight

The Return of David Holzman

June 15, 2011 – The New Yorker

David Holzman's Diary

June 15, 2011 – The Daily

Four Decades After L.M. Kit Carson Birthed Dallas' Modern Film Scene, His Diary Returns

June 14, 2011 – Dallas Observer

Fandor Experimenting with 'Theatrical-Digital' Premiers

June 6, 2011 – The Hollywood Reporter

Indie Film Streamers Fandor: Netflix Leaves us an Opening

April 22, 2011 – The Wrap

Fandor Launches Indie Movie Rental - Sundance Meets Netflix

April 6, 2011 – Xconomy

Indie Streaming

Winter 2011 – FilmMaker

Fandor Targets a Netflix Weakness: Social

March 15, 2011 – GigaOM

Fandor's Indie Film Library to Premiere Wednesday

March 11, 2011 – San Francisco Chronicle

Fandor Helps Facebook Continue its Conquest of Home Entertainment

March 10, 2011 – The Baltimore Sun

Hoping to be the Netflix for the Sundance Crowd

March 9, 2011 – The New York Times

Fandor Aims to be Netflix for Indie Films

March 9, 2011 – Wall Street Journal

New Film Site Fandor: A Cross Between Sundance and Netflix, Only Smaller

March 9, 2011 – The Hollywood Reporter

US Indie Streaming Platform Fandor Launches; Ted Hope, Chris Kelly Join Board

March 9, 2011 – Screen Daily

Fandor: Netflix for Indie-Film Lovers

March 9, 2011 – CNN Money Tech

Introducing Fandor: Netflix-Meets-Sundance Online

March 9, 2011 – TIME Techland

New Streaming Site Fandor is an Indie Netflix with a Personal Touch

March 9, 2011 – Film School Rejects

Online Startup Launches Streaming Service for Indie Films

March 9, 2011 – The Independent

Fandor Independent Movie Service Launches

March 9, 2011 – Home Media Magazine

Fandor Launches Indie Movie Streaming Site, Ties in Facebook

March 9, 2011 – MediaPost News

BlipSnips and Fandor Integrate to Bring Social Sharing to Indie Films

March 9, 2011 – BlipSnips Blog

Fandor Launches as 'Netflix for Indie Films'

March 9, 2011 – PC Magazine

Indie-Focused Film Streaming Service Fandor Launches

March 9, 2011 – The Bay Citizen

Fandor Streams Indie Video: Sundance Meets Netflix

March 8, 2011 – indieWIRE: Thompson on Hollywood

Online Movie Service for Indie Films Launches

March 8, 2011 – The Wrap

Battle of Fandor

November 17, 2010 – TimeOut Chicago

Fandor Prepares to Launch Netflix for the Indie Crowd

October 21, 2010 – Venture Beat