When it comes to distributing your film, you'll quickly find a bunch of fuddy-duddies telling you that you need to win a major festival like Sundance to be successful. The problem with this is obvious. Very few filmmakers … [Read more...] about 72 Awesome Resources for Distributing Your Film (For Indie Filmmakers)
Traditional film distribution has been disrupted. Digital has replaced physical and video on demand has become the primary way to sell your films. These days you have options. You may choose to sign a traditional deal or you can leverage digital aggregators to get your film into popular platforms like Amazon, iTunes, Google Play, FandangoNOW, Netflix and more. So before you decide on your film distribution strategy, make sure you take time to research your options. The following articles will help you.
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 and … [Read more...] about How To Sell A Movie To Netflix Like A Boss
Film distribution deals work to benefit film distributors. If you don't believe this, read over your distribution agreement and follow the money. If you look close, you'll quickly realize that first monies out go to the … [Read more...] about Warning: Most Film Distribution Deals Suck Big Time
A while back, I posted this question to our Facebook Filmmaking Stuff community: Who is your target audience? The responses were varied. Filmmakers chimed in with everything from "tweens" to "adults over 30." Many … [Read more...] about How To Uncover The Proper Target Audience For Your Film
Every year thousands of filmmakers raise money, hire a cast and crew, go into production and come out with an awesome film slated for the festivals. This makes sense. Getting your fully finished film screened at film … [Read more...] about How To Deal With Film Festival Rejection Without Crying