Salient Media, a division of management group The Collective, is a production, distribution, and marketing entity, as well as a leading provider of home entertainment products with an emphasis on comedy and horror titles. Since its inception in 2006, Salient has produced some of the highest rated TV comedy specials for HBO, Showtime, Epix, and Comedy Central. The company has been recognized with two Emmy® nominations for its critically acclaimed HBO documentary Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Story. Salient Media has successfully engineered the marketing and distribution sales strategies for projects that include multi-platinum selling DVD successes Katt Williams’ Pimp Chronicles, American Hustle, and It’s Pimpin’ Pimpin’. Other widely successful past titles include: Mo’Nique: I Coulda Been Your Cellmate, National Lampoon’s Spring Break, Mike Epps: Under Rated, and Totally Baked. Recent successes include: Fred: The Movie, Night of the Living Fred, and High Fructose Adventures of The Annoying Orange.
In 2011, Salient partnered with Bloody Disgusting Selects to release a premiere line of horror and genre titles. BDS has enjoyed great success with movies like YellowBrickRoad, Rammbock, Cold Fish, and 2011 Sundance movie The Woman. The first original horror production, V/H/S, made its world premiere in the 2012 Sundance Film Festival.
Salient Media offers full-service production, distribution, and marketing that recognizes artists’ media rights and media rights management. Salient’s online and retail strategies effectively position branded content, internet, broadcast, wireless, live event, and print promotions, encompassing producing/licensing content for both traditional and non-traditional outlets.