Category: Jon Reiss

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 ...
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 ...
A Bitter Message of Hopeless Grief Screens at Berlinale

A Bitter Message of Hopeless Grief Screens at Berlinale

This week I will be traveling to Berlin Germany to attend the screenings of my 1988 short film, A Bitter Message ...

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.
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 ...
How to Craft a Marketing and Distribution Plan That’s Right for You

How to Craft a Marketing and Distribution Plan That’s Right for You

Here is a post published by FIND after the marketing presentation I made at Film Independent in ...