Confronting the ugly: a great show isn’t always easy to watch

One of Candivan’s main missions is to take on challenging themes, to confront the ugly, to learn from the bad, and to make progress as humans. And nothing demonstrates this more than our fourth original show, Assault...

THE 'WORST' MOVIE EVER MADE TRANSFORMS INTO A BADASS WEBSERIES

Happy Friday 13th! To celebrate this freaky day, Candivan is super super lucky to have a new show to announce. Manos: The Debbie Chronicles will be added to our catalog of five Candivan Original Series....

Fresh talent and a few tarot cards

Here we are! It’s that time again. Candivan is announcing its next show: Intuition. We are ecstatic to add this sci-fi comedy that speaks to many diverse social issues...

Candivan Originals Creator Spotlight #1: Scott Davis, The Disappointing Life of Cassie Starr

Last week we announced our first original show! This week we sat down (emailed) with the team to get to know them a little better. First up, is Scott Davis, a Creator & Writer of The Disappointing Life of Cassie Starr....

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Comedic Story of Female Anti-Hero to be the First Candivan Original Series

Brace yourself, put your heads between your knees, and hold onto your butts! Candivan is announcing our first show: The Disappointing Life of Cassie Starr. This comedy deals with big expectations and dashed hopes, and we are stoked...

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Candivan Secures 5 Original Shows and Champions the Creator Era

Hey Candivaners! We’ve been pretty quiet––but it’s because we have been gearing up to launch our new streaming platform for dope indie webseries this summer. We are excited to share we have secured....

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Starting with a Stop: How Theme is Everything

This is probably the most important topic in all of storytelling, and go figure, it’s one of the things that gets the least attention. When we talk about what makes a story work, we usually hit upon having great characters, or constructing a compelling plot, etc, etc....

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Visiting Crazy Town: How to Heighten your Comedy

You’re watching a TV show. A young woman, Sonia, somewhere in her 20s, sits her parents down. She’s holding a Tickle-Me Elmo doll. She explains to them that she’s marrying the doll. Her parents smile and tell her how proud they are. She is exasperated...

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9 Effective Ways to Get People Hooked on Your Show

You go through withdrawals. It makes you late for work. You can’t even concentrate when you’re hanging with family or friends. Many of us have at some time been hooked on a show. "Binge Watching" is a lot like going on a bender...

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