August 9, 2021 – Dr. Steven Chu will appear in several upcoming episodes of Kikim’s new documentary series
May 25, 2021 – Kikim’s new project showcases climate research to spark curiosity and increase understanding of how the world works
December 29, 2020 – Kikim Media’s new film on direct-to-consumer DNA testing will be broadcast nationally on PBS
October 29, 2019 – Kikim Media’s highly-anticipated film on autonomous vehicle technology is now available online
October 3, 2019 – Join Kikim Media at the Computer History Museum for a special advance screening of “Look Who’s Driving”!
June 13, 2019 – We’re thrilled to announce that Kikim’s documentary on medieval Spain will be included in Madrid IFF 2019
April 11, 2019 – The first episode of Kikim’s Silicon Valley three-part documentary series will be screened at Stanford University
April 11, 2019 – We’re proud to announce that New York Festivals has honored our documentary series with a television award
March 15, 2019 – We’re excited to report that post-production of our NOVA episode on autonomous vehicles is underway.
February 16, 2019 – Yale’s Whitney Humanities Center hosted a screening of Kikim Media’s upcoming documentary on Medieval Spain.
October 8, 2018 – The first episode of Kikim Media’s three-part documentary series on Silicon Valley will be screened during UNAFF 2018.
October 1, 2018 – We’re proud to announce that Dr. James P. Allison has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
April 2, 2018 – We’re excited to announce that our new series on the history of Silicon Valley is now available on streaming platforms.
January 18, 2018 – We’re pleased to announce last night’s launch of Silicon Valley: The Untold Story at the Computer History Museum.
April 27, 2017 – We’re delighted to announce that In Defense of Food is now available worldwide on Netflix. Please tell your friends!
February 9, 2017 – The Ornament of the World begins its first recording session, led by our composer Jamshied Sharifi.
September 21, 2016 — Manu Prakash, whose lab invented a $1 microscope made from paper, was recently named a 2016 MacArthur Fellow.
August 30, 2016 — Kikim Media is proud to celebrate our 20th anniversary making non-fiction films in the Bay Area.
August 29, 2016 — Silicon Valley production continues with a number of new shoots coming up in September and October.
July 25, 2016 — In Defense of Food has been nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Informational Programming: Long Form!
July 20, 2016 — In Defense of Food has been nominated for a Jackson Hole Science Media Award in the health and medicine category.
July 1, 2016 — Animation is approximately halfway completed. We look forward to a PBS primetime broadcast later next year.
October 25, 2012 — The Botany of Desire wins the Award of the Minister of Agriculture at the Life Sciences Film Festival in Prague.
October 1, 2015 — In Defense of Food premiered to a sold-out house! A Q&A with director Michael Schwarz followed.
July 31, 2015 — Capturing Grace, our film about dancers with Parkinson’s, will have a national broadcast on the PBS World Channel.
November 1, 2013 — Extreme by Design, a new documentary produced by Hawkview Pictures and Kikim Media, premieres Wednesday, December 11 at 10 p.m. on PBS.
September 13, 2013 — The grant supports production of a three-hour series on the cultural and technological history of Silicon Valley.
March 27, 2013 — Extreme By Design will be shown at Stanford’s CEMEX Auditorium on Tuesday, April 9 at 5:30pm.
March 8, 2013 — The National Science Foundation has awarded a major production grant in support of In Defense of Food.
August 17, 2012 — Kikim Media has completed production of five short videos telling stories from the frontiers of science.
March 29, 2012 — Kikim’s latest videos screened today at the world’s pre-eminent meeting of social entrepreneurs.
December 16, 2011 — Documentary based on Michael Pollan’s best-selling book wins in the Environment and Natural Science category.
March 5, 2011 — Kikim completed a new video for A Foundation Building Strength about a rare muscular disease called nemaline myopathy.
December 2, 1010 — Our launch video helps catapult the book to the top of Amazon’s list for cooking, food and wine books.