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 included hours spent on Twitter trying to get people to buy your film. The … [Read more...] about The Minimalist Guide To Marketing A Movie
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 when you choose a filmmaking niche. What is a filmmaking niche? It's … [Read more...] about What is Your Filmmaking Niche?
If you're wondering how to sell your short film on iTunes, you're not alone. As you know, iTunes is one of the most prestigious platforms for selling movies. And when you think about it, aside from putting your short film in festivals, you might be wondering what to next. It is at this point … [Read more...] about How To Sell Your Short Film On iTunes
If you are asking yourself "how do I get my movie on iTunes?" you're not alone. In the past, the process of getting your movie on iTunes was challenging. But that has changed. Gone are the days when you need to ask for permission to access iTunes. If you spend time in film festivals, invariably … [Read more...] about How To Sell Your Movie On iTunes
Film distributors are great if they offer you a decent deal for your movie. And having spent the greater part of my career in distribution, I can tell you there are (still) many great film distributors out there, working to do the right thing. The problem is, distribution also has a fair share of … [Read more...] about 7 Lies Film Distributors Like to Tell Filmmakers