First Look Media is a bold independent media company that empowers the most ambitious voices in journalism, the arts and entertainment. The organization is comprised of the non-profit First Look Institute (FLI) and the for-profit First Look Entertainment (FLE). Flagship brands under FLE include the award-winning entertainment studio, Topic Studios, which develops, produces and finances feature films, documentaries, television and podcasts; and the specialty streaming service, Topic, that offers global crime and thrillers from more than 40 countries. FLI includes the nonprofit news organization dedicated to fearless, adversarial journalism, The Intercept; the critically acclaimed documentary film unit, Field of Vision; and the Press Freedom Defense Fund, dedicated to providing essential legal support for journalists, news organizations, and whistleblowers standing up for press freedoms and access to information that is in the public interest.
First Look Institute is an independent nonprofit organization committed to fearless investigative reporting, innovative and cinematic nonfiction filmmaking, and to protecting our First Amendment rights so democracy can flourish. FLI is home to The Intercept, renowned for its dedication to adversarial journalism; Field of Vision, the critically acclaimed, filmmaker-driven documentary unit; and The Press Freedom Defense Fund, supporting journalists, news organizations and whistleblowers standing up for press freedoms and access to information that is in the public interest.