Battle Online Movie Piracy With Piracy Pollution

Online Movie Piracy, Piracy Pollution, Piracy

Whenever I give talks related to movie distribution invariably somebody in the audience will ask me my thoughts online piracy. And my response is always the same.  If somebody wants to pirate your moive, they will figure out how to do it. At one of my last talks, an enterprising filmmaker raised his hand and […]

Market Your Movie With Press Releases

If you find yourself with a movie and no idea how to sell it, get back to the basics. Unless you get an awesome distribution deal, then you are responsible for the success of your movie. The good news is, most of your sales will come from the internet. And you can get started today…

Press Releases for Filmmakers

Many filmmakers must take charge of their own publicity and distribution. One trick that I utilize is frequent press releases. In the past, the idea of using press releases frequently may have been a borderline no-no. The common thought was, traditional journalists would see your “news” as noise.