Posts Tagged ‘Low Budget

BusinessWeek recommends Kickstarter for Indie Film Financing

One film raised $345,000 on Kickstarter, a new record. Why not use this? Kickstarter: Financing Small Movies Online

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How to Sell Your Documentary in 2011

Informative piece by a real international doc distrib. Link: Film Threat – Going Bionic: Distributing Independent Films Internationally – Distributing Documentaries.

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Industry Shocker: ‘Insidious’ Is the Most Profitable Film of 2011 – The Hollywood Reporter

From the “Paranormal Activity” team: via Industry Shocker: ‘Insidious’ Is the Most Profitable Film of 2011 – The Hollywood Reporter.

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ADVENTURE IN THEATRICAL SELF-DISTRIBUTION

Read about a Theatrical merry-go-round with self-inflicted wounds due to short theatrical window. Jon Reiss on Self-distribution

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Indie Films on Economy’s Cutting Room Floor

Pronouncements from a Film Crew Bootcamp. “You will see less and less indie film,” Ryan said. “The ones that get made will get made by people who are disconnected from the industry. They are crazy people. They value art over commerce. They really believe in it. But they won’t be experienced people.” via Memphis Daily […]

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80K Budget Indie tries Financing With Product Placements

And it’s on the local level, too! Filmmaker gives companies a shot at stardom : Local Business : The Buffalo News.

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This Guy Never Quits

Interview with Michael Legge, who has just made his 14th film in 20 years.  To nit much avail… Link: Film Threat

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Indie Theatrical outlet in Pittsburgh

Another in the growing list of indie venues. Pittsburgh Hollywood Theater gives audiences retro films, food | The Pitt News.

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Essential Film Crew Positions and How to Avoid Them when Making an Indie Film

How to eliminate truly unecessary crew we have all been brainwashed into thinking we need. Essential Film Crew Positions and How to Avoid Them when Making an Indie Film

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Paramount to launch micro-budget movie division

DVDs at the ready! This could be the beginning of a DIY filmmaking boom.  Finally… via LATimesBlogs: Paramount to launch micro-budget movie division

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