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The Hollywood Reporter: Dan Harmon Doc ‘Harmontown’ Picked Up by The Orchard
On 15, Jul 2014 | In Press & News | By SBI
The “Community” creator is planning another podcast tour in connection with the theatrical release of Neil Berkeley’s film in the fall.
Distributor The Orchard has acquired North American and U.K. rights to Neil Berkeley’s documentary Harmontown, which follows Community creator Dan Harmon on tour for his eponymous podcast series after he was fired from Community in 2012. The film also features appearances by Jack Black, Ben Stiller, Sarah Silverman, Jason Sudeikis and Joel McHale and will be released theatrically and digitally this fall.
Harmon, who returned to Community in 2013, will embark upon another podcast tour in concert with the movie’s theatrical expansion. Harmontown, which was co-produced by Future You Pictures and Starburns Industries, premiered as part of the documentary spotlight at the South by Southwest Film Festival and also has screened at Hot Docs and the Los Angeles Film Festival.Read more