Category: Case Studies

The Gate – 2018 Case Study

This last year has been busy, busy, busy! We have been running marketing and distribution campaigns for a number of films this year.

Documentary Magazine Article – Documentary Distribution in Turbulent Times

During IDA's Getting Real 2016 conference in September,  Susan Margolin and I hosted a two part panel on the state ...

Distribution Case Study – “Finding Hillywood”

Written by Leah Warshawski (Producer/Director) / Introduction by Jon Reiss   I recently wrote a two part ...

New Selling Your Film Book Released– and it’s FREE

I'm really excited about this brand new book, Selling Your Film Outside the U.S. (click here to download the book ...

How I Made a Feature Film Right Out of Film School (Guest Post)

I'm Jaymes Camery and I just wrapped production on my first feature film, Guys and Girls Can't Be Friends. I ...

Theatrical is Dead – Long Live Theatrical: Events, Experiences, Scarcity & The Age of Abundance

Part 3 of How to Make Money in the Age of Abundance  By Jon Reiss Theatrical is Dead Long Live Theatrical. The ...

Ask Not What Your Audience Can Do For You – But What You Can Do For Your Audience

Part 2 of How to Make Money in the Age of Abundance When I wrote the first post in this series, I thought this ...

SFM documentary funded by House Parties & Kickstarter

Today we are hosting a guest blog post written by the team behind the documentary STREET FIGHTING MAN. The ...

Top 5 Crowd Funding Tips for Filmmakers

Good news. Another special guest blogger has been added to our arsenal. Author and filmmaker James Cooper wrote ...

Excerpt: Insiders Guide To Independent Film Distribution

Excerpt from “Insiders Guide To Independent Film Distribution” (2nd Edition, Focal Press) by Stacey Parks. ...

Keys to a Successful Film Launch Pt 1

Keys to a Successful Film Launch Pt  1 By Jon Reiss and Sheri Candler For the past six months, my company, ...

10 Ways in Which I Would Release Bomb It Today

Chris Horton asked me to write this post for the new Artist Services website that Sundance has set up. However, ...