3 Little-Known Factors That Could Affect Your Film Distribution Deal

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Landing a killer film distribution deal is all about reducing risk and increasing the potential reward for a prospective distributor. The problem is, most filmmakers never think about this stuff until it's too late. As a filmmaker it is important to remember that you are creating and selling a product. Yes, your movie is your product. And like any entrepreneur you must plan … [Read more...]

5 Questions For Indie Film Funding

indie film funding

Finding Indie Film Funding is one of the most challenging aspects of getting your movie made. While there are many reasons that prevent you from closing the deal, if you find your pitch is consistently rejected, you may need to take a look at your marketing plan. While I am sure your plan cites how a half-dozen comparable (successful) movies were sold and distributed, most … [Read more...]

Three Tips On How To Target Your Target Audience

Find Your Target Audience

Having spent time at the major film festivals, I can tell you that having an audience (also known as a large email subscriber list) is currency. It gives you power. But before you get into the mechanics of growing your audience - You need to first figure out how to find your target audience. In fact, you need to target your target audience even before you write your … [Read more...]

How To Promote Your Movie Fan Page On Facebook

Movie Fan Page

As a filmmaker, you need to be promote movie on Facebook. I am assuming that you already have a personal profile. And if so, you know the platform allows you to stay in touch with friends, have conversations with co-workers and find pictures of your ex-girlfriend. (Not that I ever do those searches.) But from a promotional perspective, Facebook is a powerful tool for … [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...]