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An Indie Film Marketer Reveals the Strategy Behind VOD Releases
Distribution 27th Aug 2015

distribution, filmmaking tips, Filmmaker, indie tips, marketing. vod

From social media to marketing support and more, this post from Julie Dansker the director of sales/marketing at The Orchard details how to draw attention to your digital release.
Insiders' Advice on How to Make Your Web Series Stand Out
Distribution 20th Aug 2015

web series, Marketing, distribution, filmmaking tips, Filmmaker, indie tips

Here's what you need to know in order to make your web series go viral (or at least try).
5 Tips to Maximise Your Film Festival Experience and Get the Most Out of Your Trip
Distribution 18th Aug 2015

filmmaking tips, Filmmaker, indie tips, film festivals. distribution

Once you get into a film festival, you better have a plan, or your days/week will go by before you realize it, and your window of opportunity will close.
Want Distribution For Your Independent Film? Better Think About Genre
Distribution 17th Aug 2015

Marketing, distribution, filmmaking tips, Filmmaker, indie tips, Genre

Unless your goal is to merely make movies that are popular on Youtube or Vimeo, you’ve probably thought about how to sell your film. Moreover, if you’re interested in making a living as movie producer, then distribution is probably on the forefront your mind.
VIDI seeks local content for South African Video on Demand
Distribution 13th Aug 2015

Marketing, distribution, filmmaking tips, Filmmaker, indie tips, VIDI

Professional and amateur producers of local video content producers are asked to submit their work via a dedicated link on the VIDI website for possible inclusion in its video-on-demand (VOD) service’s South African content selection.
4 Factors That Influence a Distributor's Decision to Buy a Film
Distribution 16th Jul 2015

Marketing, distribution, filmmaking tips, Filmmaker, indie tips

Two top independent film distribution executives share the most important issues that factor into their decision as to whether or not they pick up a film.
Global OTT players offer African content producers new distribution opportunities in Europe and the USA
Distribution 8th Jul 2015

vod, distribution. OTT

A recently announced deal between Lebara Play and various African producers for OTT rights in Europe illustrates how VoD will allow content owners new channels to diaspora markets. But this is not the first of these kinds of deals as Russell Southwood outlines.
Moviemaker‘s Third Annual Guide to Digital Distribution
Distribution 25th Jun 2015

Marketing, distribution, filmmaking tips, Filmmaker, indie tips

Congratulations. Count yourself among the generation of moviemakers for whom Video on Demand (VOD) has progressed from novelty act to main attraction—an essential component to every film’s release.
Here's How These Filmmakers Self-Distributed Their Documentary...And Actually Made Money
Distribution 15th Jun 2015

Marketing, distribution, filmmaking tips, Filmmaker, indie tips

"Part of our decision to self-distribute was to try to see if I could prevent myself from descending into Jekyll and Hyde levels of craziness."
7 Lies Film Distributors Like to Tell Filmmakers
Distribution 15th Jun 2015

Marketing, distribution, filmmaking tips, Filmmaker, indie tips

In order to help you figure out if you’re talking to a great film distributor or a bad distributor, Jason Brubaker is going to share 7 very common lies film distributors like to tell filmmakers