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IFP Film Week
Distribution 25th Apr 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, distribution, film finance

IFP Film Week is the place where filmmakers, artists, and storytellers cross paths with people who help move their projects forward. Creators get funding, advice, and opportunities. Industry insiders get to discover new talent and ideas.
Vimeo CEO Says Content For New SVOD Service Aims To “Get Your Heart Rate Going”
Distribution 18th Jan 2017

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Vimeo is currently beefing up staff for the SVOD project and compiling a programming slate that will include original series as well licensed content. .’
What do they stream? Using video data to create demand for your films
Distribution 17th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, distribution

As the digital media landscape grows and evolves, more and more producers and distributors are putting emphasis on gathering data and targeting audience to boost revenues.
Sell your film direct to fans with Amazon and Dailymotion
Distribution 13th Dec 2016

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, distribution

There are plenty of options for creators to choose from when putting their films online and selling direct to fans. Adding to the growing list of options, there are two new players on the block - Amazon and Dailymotion.
MovieMaker’s 2017 Guide to DIY Digital Distribution
Distribution 14th Nov 2016

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, distribution, VOD, video on demand

While it’s still churning, the digital distribution dust has settled just enough to bring good and bad news to indie moviemakers. Often these are two sides of the same coin. Let’s examine how going your own way may well be your best bet with Video on Demand distribution.
What Every Filmmaker Ought to Know About VOD Film Distribution
Distribution 8th Nov 2016

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, distribution, VOD

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.
The Fine Print: How To Understand and Negotiate a Film Distribution Contract
Distribution 7th Nov 2016

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, distribution

As a consequence of all the new distribution channels and the splitting up of rights in the works among multiple distributors, distribution contracts have changed and evolved.
How to write a press release for your film
Distribution 1st Nov 2016

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, distribution, press release

Being able to correctly format a press release will not only show your competence in public relations, but it will also make your release look much more legitimate. As a result, the event or news story you wish to promote is less likely to be ignored by the journalist.
6 Ways You Can Start Promoting Your Film Today
Distribution 31st Oct 2016

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, distribution

Here's a primer on some basic ways to be your own film's best advocate.