Indie Film Distribution

This is What Scares the HELL Out of the Studio System – IFH TV

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This is What Scares the HELL Out of the Studio System – IFH TV I recently did a killer interview on The Ground Up Podcast with filmmaker Matt D’Avella. We talked about everything under the sun. Filmmaking, self-distribution, the state of the film business, and much more.  Watch the excerpt or read the transcript below.…

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IFH 188: Making a Micro Budget Film That Cracks iTunes’s Top 3 with Julian Galea

LOVE TO PARADISE, Julian Galea, Malta, Myko Olivier, Marysia S. Peres

Making a Micro Budget Film That Cracks iTunes’s Top 3 with Julian Galea Today on the show we have writer/cinematographer/director Julian Galea. He directed a micro-budget film called Love to Paradise. Set in the magical Mediterranean islands of Malta, this indie travel romance proves it’s not love until it’s paradise. When American tourist Giovanni falls for local…

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How to Make a Feature Film for Less Than Minimum Wage

How to Make a Feature Film

How to Make a Feature Film for Less Than Minimum Wage The journey of our feature film “Before The Dark” begins with a phone call from my good friend Benny Oliveri, Benny and I met at Film School and had stayed in touch ever since. A few years after Film School we both found ourselves…

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IFH 177: Why Facebook Watch is a Game Changer for Indie Filmmakers

Facebook watch, Apple TV, Amazon Video Direct, YouTube

Why Facebook Watch is a Game Changer for Indie Filmmakers The online video landscape is changing on a daily basis. The newest gladiator to step into the ring is Facebook. Facebook is launching Facebook Watch, a new “show tab” that will host original shows produced exclusively for Facebook. Considering that Facebook has 1.32 Billion people who come…

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Is the Hollywood Crash Coming?

Is the Hollywood Crash, Hollywood implosion, film trooper, steven spielberg

The Hollywood Crash Is Coming Soon…?? Is Hollywood about to crash? The eye of the storm of this crash could be movie theaters. People’s buying and viewing habits have changed dramatically over the last decade. The public generally doesn’t buy a full album to listen to a hot single anymore instead, they stream their favorite…

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DCP: What the HECK is a Digital Cinema Package?

Digital Cinema Package, DCP, Simple DCP, Post production Supervisor, Post production workflow, D Cinema

What the HECK is a Digital Cinema Package (DCP)? In its simplest form, Digital Cinema Package or more commonly known as a DCP could be seen as the digital version of a 35mm film print. Its main advantage is that you can present it to theaters to enable them to project it via a digital projector. A…

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