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Marketing Star Wars: 5 Secrets Indie Filmmakers Can Learn

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Marketing Star Wars: 5 Secrets Indie Filmmakers Can Learn Star Wars grapes? Seriously? I always thought that George Lucas and LucasFilm did an amazing job marketing the Star Wars franchise. Do any of you remember the Pepsi can collection from the release of Star Wars: The Phantom Menace? But the publicity campaign I’ve seen for the latest…

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IFH 198: The AFM Wrap Up (Indie Film Hustle Edition)

The AFM Wrap Up (Indie Film Hustle Edition) I had the pleasure of attending this year’s AFM (The American Film Market). This was my first time actually walking the entire market. I met a ton of people, made great connections and really got the inside look at how films are sold internationally. In this episode,…

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IFH 197: Sundance Wants to Help You Distribute Your Indie Film with the Creative Distribution Fellowship

Sundance Creative Distribution Fellowship

Sundance Wants to Help You Distribute Your Indie Film…Really! Yup that’s right the Sundance Institute wants to help you distribute your film. Liz Manashil (listen to her interview here), the manager of the Sundance Creative Distribution Fellowship reached out to me to get the word out on the fellowship. It turns out that, believe or not, they…

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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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