In the past, filmmakers made a movie, got lucky and ended up with a BIG paycheck with incremental increases on the back end. These days filmmakers need to think about their movies in ways akin to how traditional investors think about dividends from bonds – once you make the investment, it’s a long term game!
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 distributor. And the second monies out also go to the distributor for recoupable expenses. If there is anything left […]
One big question asked in the indie film community is this: Should filmmakers move to Hollywood? Take a quick sec to read this filmmaker’s response.
With the release of the iPad, and the new NetFlix application, we now have clear indication that Video On Demand has arrived in a majorly portable way. And while many of you will argue that the iPad is not the most ideal way to watch a movie – few of us can argue that the future of movie delivery has arrived.
In this filmmaking article, we share tips on how to create a film website so you can attract targeted traffic and sell your movie.
If you’re wondering how to become a filmmaker, you’re not alone. In this filmmaking article, we explore the three different types of filmmakers.