Talking Indie Film Distribution With Nobudgefilms

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.

Independent Film Finance and Distribution

4 Rules for Protecting your Independent Film from Predators

First of all, what is an Independent Film predator? They are less-than-legitimate indie film distributors that want to distribute your film. And unfortunately, there’s a bunch of ’em.

Link: 4 Rules for Protecting your Independent Film from Predators.

Independent Film Finance and Distribution

The changing tide of digital film distribution

A glance at the trades tells us everything we need to know about the current state of independent film distribution… it’s changing.

http://cri.nyu.edu/the-changing-tide-of-digital-distribution-june-2012

Independent Film Finance and Distribution

The 26 Things Pro Athletes Shouldn’t Say: Jason Gay – WSJ.com

For example:

2.Absolutely don’t break down how easy it is to spend $11 million. It’s crazy, but you would be SHOCKED by how few regular people hire $400-per-hour archery instructors for their nannies.

Link:  The 26 Things Pro Athletes Shouldn’t Say: Jason Gay – WSJ.com.

Misc

Indie films find financial backers online through Kickstarter

Inspirational little LA Times piece.  When are you going to do yours?

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Indie films find financial backers online through Kickstarter

Independent Film Finance and Distribution

Here’s why the big boys don’t respect you, dear indies…

He makes the case for hiring a “Producer of Marketing and Distribution”.

Here’s why the big boys don’t respect you, dear indies… 

Independent Film Finance and Distribution

Tricks for Mastering the Documentary Distribution Circus | Film Independent

Is ten years enough time to work on a film and get it out there?

Link:

Tricks for Mastering the Documentary Distribution Circus | Film Independent.

Independent Film Finance and Distribution

Just Crowdfund the $&# Movie!

 

Actually, he seems leaning more towards investments than donations, but read what he has to say anyway.  It’s the thought that counts…

Link:

Just Crowdfund the $&# Movie!

Independent Film Finance and Distribution

What Happened to Spike Lee? His “Red Hook Summer” Goes to Mini-Indie Distributor

And now today it’s announced that Variance Films–the kind of place that puts out movies you’ve never heard and never will–is going to release it

via  Forbes.

Independent Film Finance and Distribution

Fox To Cease 35mm Film Distribution

The media giants plan to phase out 35mm film to make room for digital prints over the next two years, resulting in all its domestic distribution being on a digital format within two years.

via Daily Bite: Fox To Cease 35mm Film Distribution | The Irish Film & Television Network.

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