Category: Independent Film

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 ...
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 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.

Hybrid Cinema News

Hybrid Cinema is rebranding! I started Hybrid Cinema in 2010 when I wrote Think Outside the Box Office.  Since 2012, I’ve advised hundreds of filmmakers and run the distribution and marketing campaigns for a number of films and in the process created a world-class team of people to handle outreach, social media, social advertising, graphic design and content.

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 ...

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 ...

Fanta-Pstik

The explosion of DSLR filmmaking in recent years has allowed independent filmmakers to create high resolution ...

Your Audience: Niche vs Core

This weeks TOTBO workshop clip continues the process of audience identification and differentiates between the ...