Hipstr & Sling Freestream
Go Rogue & Watch outside the Mainstream.
CHICAGO, April 18, 2023 (Newswire.com) - Hipstr, the innovative new channel by Questar Entertainment, is excited to announce its launch on Sling Freestream, on April 14. Hipstr offers the weirdest and wildest content your friends haven't heard of yet. Step into a world of alternative entertainment that takes viewers on a journey through the world's most fascinating lifestyles, communities and subcultures.
Hipstr's programming features a diverse range of topics, including music, art, crime, politics and technology. Each program is designed to offer an intimate and immersive look into the lives and stories of the people who are shaping our world. From the White House to the sets of Hollywood, Hipstr takes viewers on a journey that is both educational and entertaining.
"We are thrilled to be launching Hipstr on Sling Freestream," said Josh da Silva, Vice President of Hipstr. "Our goal has always been to create a channel that challenges the norm and celebrates diversity. Hipstr offers a truly distinctive and unconventional experience, and we are confident that Sling Freestream's audience, who value non-traditional content, will deeply connect with our programming."
Hipstr's launch on Sling Freestream comes at a time when consumers are increasingly seeking new and innovative ways to consume content. By offering an immersive and engaging viewing experience, Hipstr is poised to become a go-to destination for viewers who are looking for something different.
Hipstr spotlights award-winning Cow Lamp Films, including breast cancer comedy-drama, "Ginger," National Park drama, "Driftless," starring park ranger, Monique Candelaria, (HBO's Lovecraft Country) and quirky comedy shot in Michigan, "Skippers,'' starring Chris Roberti (HBO's "High Maintenance").
Viewers will also be treated to docu-style content that showcases controversial topics and experiences, including hit true crime series "The Real Manhunter," "El Chapo and Sean Penn: Bungle in the Jungle," "The Story of Drug Trafficking," and Dylan Avery's 9/11 expose "The Unspeakable."
With a focus on emerging filmmakers and diverse voices, Hipstr offers a fresh and authentic take on alternative programming. Hipstr's launch on Sling Freestream is part of a larger expansion plan that includes the launch of new programming and distribution partnerships. The channel takes users back to some of the ultimate Hipstr's including the late Chef Anthony Bourdain, George Clooney's cult classic, "Red Surf" and hilarious originals such as "Wake & Bake with Dom Brown," a groundbreaking series that spotlights the growing cannabis industry, social equity, and joy of cooking with cannabis.
Josh da Silva
Vice President, Hipstr
Original Source: Hipstr Brings True Alternative Channel to Sling Freestream