Colony’s Daniel Díaz nominated for a Screen Award

Head of Audience Marketing named in Screen Awards’ 2016 Rising Star shortlist

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5 Scene Stealing Cats

To celebrate International Cat Day we take a look at some recent entries into the feline hall of fame…

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Colony nominated in The Drum’s DADI Awards

Colony's innovation continues to be recognised with its latest nomination for Best Use of Visual Design in The Drum's DADI Awards 2016

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15 Things We Learned From the Queen of Earth Audio Commentary

We pick out the best bits from the behind-the-scenes commentary with Alex Ross Perry (Writer-Director) and Elisabeth Moss (Actress, Producer)

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10 Minutes With Sarah Tierney

Sarah Tierney, our founder and CEO, was recently featured in Harper’s Bazaar Work It Out column which profiles entrepreneurial women

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5 Directors Who Started Their Careers Elsewhere

Remainder, the directorial debut of Israeli video artist Omer Fast is now showing on We Are Colony. To celebrate, we compile a list of the multi-talented filmmakers on We Are Colony who came to the screen by way of another medium…

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Where can you find Tywin Lannister, Renly Baratheon and Lysa Arryn all in one place?

With Season 6 of Game Of Thrones done and dusted quicker than you can say ‘winter is coming’, we presents 7 others films where you can catch-up with characters old and new…

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Filmmaker Focus: Helen Walsh

Novelist-turned-filmmaker Helen Walsh discusses the making of her feature debut The Violators.

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Seem familiar? This is where you’ve seen the cast of Nasty Baby before

To celebrate the release of Nasty Baby on our platform, we take a look at the bevy of familiar faces in the cast, and where you might recognise them from…

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May Tech Recap

Our last few months have seen experiments into isomorphic routing, immutable application state, micro-services and more

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Explore We Are Colony’s Hollow Crown Collection

As the finale of The Hollow Crown airs on BBC2, we take a look at several of our films in which its acting royalty can be found…

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Filmmaker Focus: Andy Goddard

Andy Goddard - the vision behind “black & white masterpiece” Set Fire To The Stars - answers our questions on filmmaking

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Top 10 Films About Literary Icons

To celebrate the release of Dylan Thomas biopic Set Fire To The Stars, we take a look at films that have dared to delve into the backstories of literary icons…

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More Award Nominations for We Are Colony

We're delighted to announce nominations for The Drum Online Media Awards, and The First Women Awards for CEO Sarah Tierney

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We Are Colony’s Richard Davis included in BIMA’s 2016 Hot 100

CTO named in BIMA’S 2016 Hot 100 list, which seeks to recognise “the most influential players in the British digital industry”

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Ask the Actor: Henry Rollins

Henry Rollins, star of He Never Died and Heat answers our 10 questions on acting

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We Are Colony Named in Future 50 2016

Everline Future 50 recognises We Are Colony as "a film streaming platform the likes of which has never been seen before by the video industry"

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Alternative Movies to Watch This Mother’s Day

To celebrate Mother’s Day in the UK we take a look at three films that raise important questions on identity, sexuality and motherhood

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A Year Without jQuery

Dropping the trusted workhorse from our front-end back in 2014 has led to a faster, leaner platform

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The Diary of a Teenage Girl and 7 Other Directorial Debuts from Last Year You Need To See…

As Marielle Heller’s film scores a Spirit Award, we explore other shining examples of a feature film debut.

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We Are Colony Shortlisted for Future 50

Showcasing 50 of the hottest new or early stage businesses, the Future 50 awards celebrate "the most ambitious, disruptive and thrilling start-ups in the UK"

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The Internet Has Predicted the Oscars 2016 Results

We Are Colony has analysed the social buzz surrounding the 88th Academy Awards to predict who will walk away with the industry’s most coveted gongs. And the results may surprise you...

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We Are Colony Launches New Platform Design

We Are Colony comes out of beta with a streamlined new design and a host of new curatorial features

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6 Films To Watch After You’ve Seen The Survivalist

As Stephen Fingleton’s debut hits We Are Colony we remember six other films that make us happy to be indoors watching them...

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Filmmaker Focus: Stephen Fingleton

Stephen Fingleton, BAFTA-nominated director of The Survivalist, answers our questions on filmmaking.

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We Are Colony shortlisted for the 5050tech Challenge

Doteveryone, a new organization led by trailblazer Martha Lane Fox, aims to identify female tech influencers and put women at the heart of the UK technology sector.

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Nominations Announced for the 2016 BAFTA Film Awards

Period dramas Bridge Of Spies and Carol lead the pack with nine nominations apiece, as this year’s contenders for the BAFTAs are revealed

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Filmmaker Focus: Garrick Hamm

Garrick Hamm, director of Retrospective and cinematographer Michael Seresin (Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban) answer our questions on filmmaking

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Filmmaker Focus: Stephen Kijak

Stephen Kijak, director of Backstreet Boys: Show ‘Em What You’re Made Of, answers ten questions on filmmaking and telling the band’s story

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Filmmaker Focus: Jon Drever

Jon Drever, self-confessed movie nerd and director of British superhero movie SuperBob answers We Are Colony’s 10 questions

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November Tech Recap

Zone & We Are Colony meetup, MPEG-DASH analytics, a Handlebars & Markdown static blog and more

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Nominations Announced for Moët British Independent Film Awards 2015

This year’s nominations for the BIFAs have been announced, and it’s a great showcase for talent also featured on We Are Colony

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An Isomorphic Architecture for ASP.NET MVC

The decoupling of our back-end and front-end earlier this year led us to the creation of an innovative new platform architecture

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We Are Colony Announces $2m in Funding

Backers include original angel investors, with new investments from Archer Gray, Firestartr and Essex Innovation

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Build Your Audience Projects Revealed

Film London's innovative distribution training programme, supported by We Are Colony, has announced 11 teams to receive bespoke mentoring

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VOD, Piracy and the Future of Digital Distribution

The state of digital piracy on the independent film sector, and how new VOD models can respond

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