Independent Film Finance and Distribution
Some of the pix are built-in effects-ed to all get out but many are real-life shots, my current favorite genre (less setup work ). This proves you don’t need an expensive $600 camera…wait… http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/picturegalleries/howaboutthat/10257954/The-iPhone-Photography-Awards-2013.html?frame=2649930
What is the role of movie distributor in a world where people have instant access to films at the click of a mouse? Experts ponder in this video… http://www.filmindependent.org/blogs/movie-distribution-in-a-digital-world/#.UTzosaV19PM …
Here’s a sample Business Plan for an indie film Movie Business Plan.
Scotland’s Indie Movie Theaters Team With Distrify for Online Streaming Service – The Hollywood Reporter
Each movie house will host a new online viewing platform on its website – the GFT Player and the Filmhouse Player. Films will be available to stream 24/7 and can be watched on computers, tablets and mobiles anywhere in the U.K. or Ireland. Streaming prices will start at £3.49 $5.62 with the service going live […]
With independent filmmakers such as Edward Burns releasing films exclusively through VoD, and distributors such as Magnolia Pictures and the Weinstein Company’s Radius increasingly moving to multi-platform strategies, VoD seems poised to replace DVD and theatrical as the main distribution channel for independent films. via TIFF’s “VOD Killed The DVD Star” 1’03″04 « Movie City […]
Upwards of 40 films were sold at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival, according to the folks at Variety. Of these numerous titles, 29 of them are currently on their way to distributors in the United States. Apparently the festival showcased a large number of potential money-makers, as evidenced by the total number of motion […]
Tugg reserves the theater, handles ticketing, and arranges delivery of the movie. (If not enough people commit, no screening is set up, and moviegoers are charged nothing.) via Indie Using Tugg Movie Distribution Model – Deadline.com.
Now you can host your own film festival in a real theater! link: ‘Theatrical On Demand’ democratizes film distribution in the US — RT.
…the current shifts in the indie world—fewer indie distributors, smaller acquisition deals, and less money financing indie, especially artier, fare—align with where the studios are headed. As financing indies has become tougher, indie filmmakers who might otherwise be making more challenging work have moved toward genre filmmaking. via Tribeca: Future of Film: As Hollywood Shifts, […]
NoBudge is completely free and features no ads on the site, save for ones from the films being shown. You don’t even have to sign up to check out what the site has it offer. It just… is. Link: Film Threat – Talking Indie Film Distribution With Nobudgefilms.com’s Kentucker Audley.