Posts Tagged ‘Film Festivals

Lost Sundance Films Find A Home In Online Video

Fantastic news for films that played at the Sundance Film Festival and never got a distribution deal. Link:  Lost Sundance Films Find A Home In Online Video.

Independent Film Finance and Distribution

A DAY AT THE SUNDANCE SHORT FILMS LAB

Back when I ran the BaltiCon Short Film Festival, we made sure each entrant got some earnest written feedback from the judges for their trouble. The modern Sundance ethic is to charge filmmakers $150 for a one-day seminar to give them feedback on the hundreds of entrants overall, in bulk, as it were.  Why didn’t […]

Independent Film Finance and Distribution

Can this game get films seen?

You submit your short film. If accepted, it goes as one of 4 to an online game and the players rate it.  Fun for all! FILM FESTIVAL IN A BOX

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Indie Film Distributor Sentenced in Film Festival Scam – Media Decoder Blog – NYTimes.com

Forged Deal memos…not really a film festival scam, like running just another film festival to get the entry fees, that’s a different scam! via  NYTimes.com.

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Small Film Festivals as goodness and light

Heaven forbid they should make a buck, they should only do good and take vows of poverty. But, ignore that and there’s some budgetary realism here. via The Purpose of Film Festivals, Part 2 « New Breed.

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Little movie theater sponsors 19th film fest

On the changing role of film festivals in a Youtube World. Little movie theater that could embarking on its 19th film fest.

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Sundance Sales

10 films sold at Sundance 2010. Interesting mix of rights bought (North American and Pan-Asian satellite?) Sundance: Let the Post-Mortem Begin at Hollywood.com.

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Packaging 8 Low Budget Horror Films For Theatres

After Dark has a hybrid solution for low-end Horror Films.  Once a year they put a few finds together in a package called “HorrorFest” (we’re up to Horrorfest 4) and release them to multiplex theatres as a weekend “Festival”. 8 FILMS TO DIE FOR® – AFTER DARK HORRORFEST®.

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