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Four Tips For Scoring Your Film (For Indie Filmmakers)
Film & Television 11th Jan 2017

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Scoring your film can have a sort of mystical power over the mind. The perfect song paired with picture can make you cry, as can the wrong one. But finding the right music for your film can be a major hurdle, especially if you’re an indie filmmaker on a budget.
Making A Short Film: 5 Tips For New Filmmakers
Film & Television 12th Dec 2016

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For your first few movies, don’t spent time worrying about lighting or special effects. Just learn how to utilize your limited resources and make something cool out of nothing.
How To Grow Your Filmmaking Fanbase
Film & Television 24th Nov 2016

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How will someone ever find out about your movie? How will you cultivate word of mouth around your movie? How will you make your movie a profitable enterprise?
Essential Filmmaking Advice For The Modern Filmmaker
Film & Television 15th Nov 2016

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Want some filmmaking advice? Talk to any filmmaker about filmmaking, they will tell you the world has changed. Gone are the days when you simply made a movie and sold it to the highest bidder.
What Every Filmmaker Ought to Know About VOD Film Distribution
Distribution 8th Nov 2016

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Traditional film distribution has been disrupted. Digital has replaced physical and VOD film distribution is now the primary way to get your films seen and sold.
Digital Self Distribution: How To Sell Your Movie Online
Distribution 27th Oct 2016

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Having spent the last few years working in film distribution, I can tell you the landscape is changing. Instead of crossing fingers for an awesome distribution deal, entrepreneurial filmmakers now have options for taking ownership over their products and reaching audiences directly.
Film Distribution Tactics: How To Get Your Movie To Market Fast
Distribution 25th Oct 2016

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A lot of filmmakers wait too long before distributing their films. The real secret is being able to weigh all deals, but also get your movie to market fast.
How To Write A Film Press Release That Gets Noticed
Distribution 12th Oct 2016

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A film press release is a marketing tool. And it’s a one to two page document that tells media outlets about something that’s newsworthy. In terms of a movie this could be a crowdfunding campaign, casting calls; screenings or festival wins.
The Entrepreneurial Filmmakers Guide to Self Distribution
Distribution 4th Oct 2016

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Are you thinking about doing a self distribution film campaign? Are you ready to ignore all those bottom feeding film distributors who don’t care about you or your movie? Do you want to plan out a self distribution film campaign so you can get your movie seen and selling?
How Film Funding Expert Tom Malloy Raised Over 25M
Finance & Funding 26th Sep 2016

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When I got started in filmmaking, one of the biggest mysteries was how filmmakers found investors. I spent countless weeks and months seeking answers to the age old question: “How do I raise money to make my movie?”