Re/Educating Film Education

Re/Educating Film Education

James Evans, an indie fiction filmmaker in the current cohort of the 6 Month Distribution Intensive, recently ...
Fabuluc

Fabuluc

I’m heading to NY to see the first comedy event that my daughter - Fabuluc/Lucie has created - I’ll be there ...
Client News: Photographic Justice: The Corky Lee Story is on PBS

Client News: Photographic Justice: The Corky Lee Story is on PBS

Super happy for client Jennifer Takaki whose film Photographic Justice: The Corky Lee Story broadcast ...
Event: Slamdance and Jon Reiss Cut Through Conventional Film Distribution

Event: Slamdance and Jon Reiss Cut Through Conventional Film Distribution

This Friday, the 17th of May, I will be presenting a free Zoom webinar on Slamdance Polytechnic. I will share my ...
Upcoming Film Distribution Education

Upcoming Film Distribution Education

8 Above Distribution LabI recently renamed the 6 Month Distribution Intensive the 8 Above Distribution Lab to ...
The (Egg)celerator Lab Closes on May 22, 2024

The (Egg)celerator Lab Closes on May 22, 2024

The (Egg)celerator Lab is focused on identifying and supporting nonfiction directors working on their first ...
May Day: Rebirth Not Distress

May Day: Rebirth Not Distress

I find it interesting that May Day which is often known as International Worker’s Day (conservatives in the US ...
Sabbath Queen World Premiere at Tribeca 

Sabbath Queen World Premiere at Tribeca 

I am super excited to be advising producer/director Sandi Dubowski on his long gestating beautiful ...
Event: Indie Incision: Slamdance and Jon Reiss Cut Through Conventional Film Distribution

Event: Indie Incision: Slamdance and Jon Reiss Cut Through Conventional Film Distribution

"Indie Incision: Slamdance and Jon Reiss Cut Through Conventional Film Distribution" promises to be a riveting ...
Sam Now Nominated for a Peabody Award!

Sam Now Nominated for a Peabody Award!

One of our releases last year, SAM NOW, was just nominated for a Peabody Award. Congrats to director Reed ...
Webinars, Workshops and the Distribution Intensive

Webinars, Workshops and the Distribution Intensive

Lots of speaking/educating around distribution-which has been one of my missions/passions for the past 15 ...
Event: Greenlight Women

Event: Greenlight Women

Monday night I had the pleasure of doing a presentation with Greenlight Women whose mission is to support and ...
Event: TFC Distribution Days

Event: TFC Distribution Days

In May I'll be doing a case study on My Love Affair with Marriage as part of The Film Collaborative’s Distribution ...
6 Month Distribution Intensive – Spring Cohort

6 Month Distribution Intensive – Spring Cohort

If you have a project nearing completion - or getting ready to go out into the world - and want to learn from me ...
Tragedy Of The Commons AI Edition

Tragedy Of The Commons AI Edition

I am seeing more and more seminars popping up about how independent filmmakers can make their films for less to ...
Event: DPA Getting Real Party!

Event: DPA Getting Real Party!

As part of Getting Reel, 8 Above is co-hosting a party with the DPA and TFC  on April 16th at 6pm.  If ...
Distribution Intensive – New Cohort

Distribution Intensive – New Cohort

We’re four months into the first 6 Month Distribution Intensive and it has been going amazingly well - its truly ...
Butts in Seats

Butts in Seats

More turmoil in the film festival world this past week but I am still hopeful about a path for film and filmmakers ...