Are you wondering "how do I sell my movie on Amazon?" You are not alone. As one of most popular online shopping destinations in the world, Amazon is a first stop for consumers looking to buy now. So it is no surprise why millions of people also buy movies via Amazon's Instant Video service. What … [Read more...]
Changes in film distribution technology now provides filmmakers with access to major online marketplaces such as Amazon and iTunes. While video on demand represents a easy way for independent filmmakers to enter mainstream marketplaces, this change in movie distribution represents new challenges. If you are looking to distribute and sell your movie, the following articles will help you.
When deciding on a business, some people choose filmmaking. Other people open frozen yogurt shops. I should know. Thanks to the frozen yogurt shop (near my house), I've eaten a TON of frozen yogurt over the last year. And without mentioning the business, it sure seems like the owner of the shop … [Read more...]
When it comes to movie distribution, filmmakers make silly mistakes. I am speaking from experience. After wrapping our first feature, like most filmmakers, we were eager to sell our film around the world. To start the process, we actually rented a theater, held a premiere, got great feedback, … [Read more...]
While many traditional distributors would like you to believe otherwise, VOD distribution has been democratized. While it is possible that your film will be the next breakout hit, it is more likely that your work will end up in Amazon, iTunes, Hulu and other VOD platforms. For this reason, it is … [Read more...]
Got to any film festival and you will hear filmmakers saying "You gotta grow your audience!" As a filmmaker, you can increase your value when you build an email list for your film. Your subscribers will get to know you and know your work. And if you do it right, building an email list will support … [Read more...]