Posts Tagged ‘Venues
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
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.
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.
Who woulda thunk it? Art-house films find a colder welcome in L.A. – latimes.com.
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.
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.
AMC Theatre Chain Gives Arthouses a run for their money. in 60 markets. AMC Theatres Launches “Independent” Program – Cinematical.
Read about a Theatrical merry-go-round with self-inflicted wounds due to short theatrical window. Jon Reiss on Self-distribution
On the changing role of film festivals in a Youtube World. Little movie theater that could embarking on its 19th film fest.
Alternative Methods of Distribution Geared to Documentaries. YouTube – Panel — How to Grow your own Audience: Alternative Methods of Distribution.