As a filmmaker, your audience is your business. Without an audience you have no business. And given the current distribution paradigm shift, YOU are now responsible for finding ways to reach your audience. While there are many strategies you can … [Read more...]
Changes in film distribution technology now provide filmmakers with access to major online marketplaces such as Google Play, Netflix, TubiTV, Amazon and iTunes. And while video on demand represents a streamlined way for independent filmmakers to enter mainstream marketplaces, these changes in film distribution also create new challenges. If you are looking to distribute and sell your movie, the following articles will help you.
When I first got into filmmaking there was no talk of online movie marketing. After making a movie, every filmmaker I knew focused on one thing - Landing a film distribution deal and then moving on to the next project. "We are going to sell our … [Read more...]
When you finish your film, acquisitions executives will come out of the woodwork and ask that you hold off on promoting your film for 5-7 months while they try to drum up a deal. At first all the attention is super exciting. But if you're like many … [Read more...]
If you're looking for info on movie marketing, this 12 week promotional plan may help. While there are no guarantees that your movie will become the next viral, breakout hit, doing something is better than letting your movie collect dust. This … [Read more...]
If you know a filmmaker seeking film distribution, you're in luck. We are going to share new rules for selling your movie. Before we talk about modern film distribution, a little context... Do you remember the old days of film distribution? I … [Read more...]
If you ever wondered how movie distributors think, today is your lucky day. I'm going to spill some secrets movie distributors don't want you to know. The good movie distributors will probably agree with this stuff. The bad ones will probably send me … [Read more...]