Posts Tagged ‘Venues

With Tugg, people can pick movies to show at local theaters – latimes.com

Tugg’s library includes independent, foreign and specialty films as well as repertory titles. Anyone can select a film and a theater; if enough tickets sell in advance, the movie is shown. via With Tugg, people can pick movies to show at local theaters

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Occupy Big Screens: New venues welcome DIY filmmakers

Studios and the big specialty distributors have long been the main occupiers of theatre screens, but smaller players—do-it-yourself DIY distributors and especially DIY filmmakers—are now being afforded more big-screen opportunities. Call it revenge of the 99%. Link:   Occupy Big Screens: New venues and programs welcome DIY filmmakers.

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Cinedigm Digital Cinema Launches Indie DirectTM, a Full Service Theatrical Distribution and Marketing Solution for Independent Films – MarketWatch

While this may be out of range for most of us, it is just the beginning. This could morph into or inspire similar services for those of us on a lower budget. Besides, if Ted Hope is involved then there’s Hope  Link: Cinedigm Digital Cinema Launches Indie DirectTM  – MarketWatch.

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Art-house films floppo in L.A.

Who woulda thunk it? Art-house films find a colder welcome in L.A. – latimes.com.

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Theatrical: To Do… or NOT To Do.

Orly gives you the rundown on theatrical distribution for indies with Cinedigm,  Emerging Pictures, Fathom, hybrid distribution, Ira Deutchman, Screen Vision, TheFilmCollaborative, and Variance Films. via Theatrical: To Do… or NOT To Do.

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38 More Ways The Film Industry Is Failing

Very good insights here not only to problems but also to what’s needed to fix some of them. 38 More Ways The Film Industry Is Failing Today | Truly Free Film.

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Indies get a shot from AMC Theatres

AMC Theatre Chain Gives Arthouses a run for their money. in 60 markets. AMC Theatres Launches “Independent” Program – Cinematical.

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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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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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How to Grow your own Audience

Alternative Methods of Distribution Geared to Documentaries. YouTube – Panel — How to Grow your own Audience: Alternative Methods of Distribution.

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