If you're like most filmmakers, you wear many hats including writer, director and cinematographer. But when it comes to marketing a movie, you feel like a doofus. This makes sense. I'm sure your Hollywood dreams never … [Read more...] about The Minimalist Guide To Marketing A Movie
I want to help you refine your trailer for maximum buzz. This is because your trailer is uber important to the success of your film. And if you're like most indie filmmakers, you probably cut your trailer as an … [Read more...] about How To Refine Your Trailer For Maximum Buzz (So You Can Sell Your Film)
In movie marketing, there is this phrase I really like: "Marketing to everybody is marketing to nobody and niches will make you riches." And while not every movie is guaranteed success, it is much easier to find your audience … [Read more...] about What is Your Filmmaking Niche?
Do you remember retail DVD distribution? Do you remember walking into a video store and renting a video? Newsflash. Those days are gone. And the demise of retail DVD distribution means that you can no longer depend on some … [Read more...] about Warning: DVD Distribution Is Dead
When we produced our first feature film, our goal was to get an awesome movie distribution deal and fund our future productions. In our case, the movie was rough, but it was good enough to get a few offers. But upon reading … [Read more...] about Is Traditional Movie Distribution Dead?