Archive for September, 2011
Better you should concentrate on TV and Cable, true for domestic as well as international. Film Threat – Going Bionic: Distributing Independent Films Internationally – Five Strategies For Negotiating Your International Distribution Contracts!.
Hint, They let go of their main indie buyer last year. via The Decline of Indies on Netflix: Were They Amputated With the Long Tail? – indieWIRE.
Documentarian reviews two online streamers for indie films and one aggregator for iTunes and Amazon. Documentarians Test New Tools for Direct Distribution Online | PBS.
Snagfilms has built a following for their documentary offerings. They now wish to branch out. Can your film fit in? Link: SnagFilms.
Twitter Success Story as unbelievable as the web series it sold. Link: How an Intriguing Twitter Handle Landed Web Series ‘Mercury Men’ on Syfy.com, Sarv Taghavian.
If you watch on Day one, you pay less and have a greater chance of earing your $$ back totally by recommending the film to others. If you screen it on Day 2 or beyond, you pay DOUBLE! Link: Get Rewarded For Your Indie Movie Taste With Prescreen.
Indies go hang. We need international star appeal. You know, like Hollywood movies! Link: Film Finance Forum: Challenge for indies – – Variety.
No college required. No skill required. You get up to 25%. Link: Managers realign dealmaking domain – Entertainment News, Weekly, Media – Variety.
Plus one “must-must-see”… Link: NYTimes.com
I find these stories so you don’t have to. link: Speakeasy – WallStreetJournal.