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Posted by Amy Phillips on September 9, 2014

ESPN Films and FiveThirtyEight Announce Plans for Two Short Documentary Series

First Short Film, The Man Vs. The Machine, to Debut at Toronto Film Festival on Sept 9 This fall, ESPN Films and FiveThirtyEight will partner on two new series of short films that will combine FiveThirtyEight’s data-driven stories and visualizations with ESPN Films’ passion-based, point-of-view filmmaking. The two series, Signals and The Collectors, are the [...]


Posted by Jennifer Cingari on August 18, 2014

ESPN Films’ 30 for 30 Shorts Celebrates First Primetime Emmy Win

The film series won in the Outstanding Short-Format Nonfiction Program category ESPN Films’ 30 for 30 Shorts series took home an Emmy for Outstanding Short-Format Nonfiction Program Saturday night at the Primetime Creative Arts Emmys. This was the first nomination and first win for the documentary series, which is from the creators and producers of [...]

Posted by Gracie Blackburn on July 16, 2014

ESPN Films to Debut Slate of Documentaries from SEC Storied Series on New SEC Network

The four films, including one co-directed by country music superstar Kenny Chesney, will premiere beginning August 14 ESPN today announced a slate of four SEC Storied documentaries that will help kick off the new SEC Network, a 24/7 sports network launching August 14 and operated by ESPN. The films, which were revealed at SEC Media Days [...]

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