Digital Self Distribution: How To Sell Your Movie Online


Having spent the last few years working in film distribution, I can tell you the landscape is changing. Instead of crossing fingers for an awesome distribution deal, entrepreneurial filmmakers now have options for taking ownership over their products and reaching audiences directly. In response, smart distributors are keen to work with filmmakers who, aside from having a … [Read more...]

Email Marketing For Movies (Why You Need To Start Now!)

Email Marketing For Movies

Did you know that email marketing for movies is as important as making your movie? Sounds weird right? I mean, you're a filmmaker. What does email marketing for movies have to do with your success? Everything... In fact, I believe that email marketing for movies is essential. And here's one example why: Picture This - You're meeting a prospective investor … [Read more...]

Five Tips For Marketing Your Movie (Before You Make It)

Are You Marketing Your Movie

If you're like most filmmakers, you're not thinking about marketing your movie. This is probably because you don't yet have a movie... So why would you think about marketing your movie? But that thinking is lazy and wrong. You are creating a product. Your product is your movie. And unless you understand how you will reach your audience and sell your movie, you are … [Read more...]

Here Are 10 Ways NOT To Market Your Movie

Market Your Movie

If you are looking to market your movie,  you're in luck. I am going to provide you with a list of 10 ways not to market your movie. And the reason for this is pretty simple. . . Most filmmakers screw marketing up. And you and I both know why. Admit it! You'd much rather focus your time on grabbing your next piece of camera gear than listen to me go on and on about … [Read more...]

Sell Your Movie For Maximum Profit

If you're already a seasoned feature filmmaker, take a moment and think back: Do you remember when the idea of making movies seemed like a far away dream? Do you remember when you first got the idea for your movie? Do you remember Your first day of production? Do you remember your first screening and how well everyone loved your work? That happened to me with my first … [Read more...]