Ted Hope Puts Hope for Film in Streaming Cinema in Guest Column for The Hollywood Reporter

Fandor CEO Ted Hope recently penned a guest column for The Hollywood Reporter, singing the praises of streaming as the way to make and share new, quality cinema.

Fandor CEO Ted Hope

Fandor CEO Ted Hope

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The Rules of the Game: Fandor’s response to the FCC’s NPRM on Open Internet

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The following are Fandor’s comments to the  FCC’s Notice of Proposed Rule Making on the “Open Internet”.  You can see more at the FCC’s website. Learn more about how infrastructure affects creativity at the final Reinvent Hollywood Roundtable on The Rules of the Game, live at 11:00am PT on Tuesday, August 5th. 
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Indie Films, Bechdel and Beyond: An Update

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In May, Fandor began a new initiative to classify and filter the films in our library that passed the Bechdel Test. This test, for the non-initiated, is a pass-fail exam for film and other media that evaluates the quality and depth of female characters portrayed, using the following three questions:
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Fandor’s Director of Streaming Talks Net Neutrality

At Fandor, we are passionate about keeping the Internet open. Tim Pozar, Director of Streaming at Fandor, recently spoke alongside Rusty Hodge of SomaFM and Brewster Kahle of Internet Archive at the the SF MusicTech Summit, on a panel regarding Net Neutrality. The panel was moderated by Julie Samuels of Engine. They discussed the nitty-gritty logistics of the changing Internet and shared strategies to deal with increased infrastructure needs and advocate for equal access to bandwidth. We thoroughly recommend giving it a listen.

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