Archive for March, 2010

What’s the ideal future scenario for filmmakers?

As our company struggles to raise the financing for our next feature, we’re spending a lot of time and effort asking ourselves—and lot of others who are following the rapid changes in our segment of the industry—just what might be the ideal set up for us in the future from the development phase of a project through distribution.

Mind you, we’re a small production company operating outside of the Hollywood “system” trying as best we can to produce films of artistic Read the rest of this entry »

Share or Bookmark:
  • Digg
  • del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Google Bookmarks
  • MySpace
  • Yahoo! Buzz
  • ShareThis

Comments (62)


What history can teach filmmakers

As is hinted at by the comments attached to my last post (Musings on the future of independent film distribution), all of us in the “indie” filmmaking arena are alert to the fact that everything is changing, and that this is especially the case at the distribution end of the pipeline.

A myriad of good ideas are being floated around (thanks to all who are joining the conversation), not the least of which is the need for all of us to continue sharing and discussing what we’re discovering as we march forward. I couldn’t agree more. In a very real sense what we’re all in the middle of is history repeating itself in the entertainment industry albeit in new and digital 21st Century terms. Let me explain. Read the rest of this entry »

Share or Bookmark:
  • Digg
  • del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Google Bookmarks
  • MySpace
  • Yahoo! Buzz
  • ShareThis

Comments (108)