Category: hybrid distribution

Applying to Film Festivals 10 Dos and 5 Don’ts

Applying to Film Festivals 10 Dos and 5 Don’ts

So it's that intense festival time of year again. You’re considering festivals, applying to festivals and who ...

Heading to Sheffield International Doc Fest and Edinburgh International Film Festival

  I’m excited to be heading to the UK for the Sheffield International Doc Fest and the Edinburgh ...
What the F is a PMD and Why Do We Need One?

What the F is a PMD and Why Do We Need One?

Back in 2010, two weeks before I went to print on Think Outside the Box Office, I coined a new crew position: the ...

Heading to IDFA

  I'm excited to be heading to the IDFA festival and market in Amsterdam today! I'll be attending BritDocs ...

Distribution Case Study – “Finding Hillywood”

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

Join It Session Tonight with Gregory Bayne

I've been doing "Join It" sessions approximately once a month since last October as one of my Kickstarter rewards ...

Top 10 Things Learned in the IFP PMD LAB

  Top 10 Things Learned in the IFP PMD LAB By Jon Reiss I have had the good fortune to be involved in ...

Creating Innovative Merchandise

Its the IFP Film Week in NYC where I just was for the IFP Lab and the new IFP PMD Lab - so with that in mind - I ...

Top 5 Misunderstandings About Self Distribution

In the US many filmmakers are starting to get that they need to be responsible for distributing and marketing ...

Creating a Unique Strategy For Your Film

Today's video concerns the fundamental principle of how every film is different and needs a unique marketing and ...

Distribs, theaters take on new media

Check out this interesting new article in Variety on the ever-changing world of film distribution. Yours truly was ...

Five Question Q+A with Jon Reiss for NAMAC

I recently did a short Q+A for Rachel Allen with the National Alliance for Media Art + Culture (NAMAC). NAMAC is ...