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...]
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.
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...]
The other night I puked a little in my mouth. It was just a little puke. It was the sort that burnt a bit, resulting in bad breath I couldn't quite brush out... The whole mess came after I read some BS article from a "filmmaking guru" (who will … [Read more...]
In addition to making great movies, to be a filmmaking success you also need an audience of rabid fans. And you can't really attract an audience unless people know about your movie. One aspect of movie promotion worth leveraging is getting … [Read more...]