Secrets of Selling Your Movie Online (Don’t Get Screwed)

Selling Your Movie Online

Today's question comes from a filmmaker who is puzzled over how to sell his movie online. Since the world of video on demand distribution is changing the ways in which movies are seen and sold, having a solid distribution strategy that you can implement is essential for success. And selling your movie online is going to be a big part of your strategy. Question: When … [Read more...]

Sell A Movie To Netflix

Sell a Movie To NetFlix

The world of indie filmmaking is abuzz with folks wanting to sell a movie to Netflix. And this is for good reason. With over 30 million subscribers, getting your movie into the platform would represent exposure. As a result, many filmmakers have been leaving messages at my office like this: I want to sell a movie to Netflix! I just want you to know that I don't care about … [Read more...]

What Every Filmmaker Ought to Know About Movie Distribution

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Movie distribution is one of least sexy areas of the entire filmmaking process. And I'll admit, when I was dreaming of my career in Hollywood - I never set out to become a leading movie distribution consultant. But after taking our first feature to market, I realized something. The movie distribution paradigm is totally broken. So here I am - on a mission to help you … [Read more...]

Independent Film Business Plan

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Creating an independent film business plan allows you to fully understand the business aspects of your project. You will want to outline your budget and show how the money will be spent. You will also highlight your team, your objectives and importantly, your marketing, sales and distribution strategy. Completing an independent film business plan is a great step towards getting … [Read more...]

Digital Film Distribution

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The demise of DVD distribution, coupled with inexpensive production technology has flooded the marked with cheaply produced, accessible movies. And for most filmmakers, basing an entire distribution strategy on outside studios “picking up” completed movies is silly. Digital film distribution is now a primary way movies are getting seen and sold. This paradigm shift makes it … [Read more...]