23 min

SPECIAL REPORT: Distribber Closing? Get Real: Indie Filmmakers

    • Visual Arts

BREAKING: Distribber is apparently closing, leaving thousands of indie filmmakers wondering what to do. We talk with media strategist Jon Reiss, founder of 8 Above and author of "Think Outside the Box Office" about options moving forward.

CORRECTION 9/24: Jon mentions that iTunes relies on Rotten Tomatoes for reviews - they don’t anymore, but Apple TV does.

GET REAL INDIE FILM[CAST] is hosted by filmmaker and author Jeffrey Michael Bays ( www.borgus.com ), and filmmaker Forris Day, Jr.

Show Notes:

* Jon Reiss: http://jonreiss.com/ and http://www.8above.com
* What Kind of Movies Did Distribber Attract? https://stephenfollows.com/what-kinds-of-movies-did-distribber-attract/?fbclid=IwAR1iFbqEdkMAO-YEq_c3SmOb0VTABOoA5vhk-lO1hhya1_USs982VVCyqf4
* Facebook Support Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/distribber/

Tweet us @borgusfilm or email info@borgus.com

Hosts: Jeffrey Michael Bays & Forris Day, Jr.

Hitch20 Theme music by Radoslav Zdravkovic

Suspense With a Camera: https://www.amazon.com/Suspense-Camera-Filmmakers-Hitchcocks-Techniques/dp/1615932739

Follow us on Twitter @borgusfilm

BREAKING: Distribber is apparently closing, leaving thousands of indie filmmakers wondering what to do. We talk with media strategist Jon Reiss, founder of 8 Above and author of "Think Outside the Box Office" about options moving forward.

CORRECTION 9/24: Jon mentions that iTunes relies on Rotten Tomatoes for reviews - they don’t anymore, but Apple TV does.

GET REAL INDIE FILM[CAST] is hosted by filmmaker and author Jeffrey Michael Bays ( www.borgus.com ), and filmmaker Forris Day, Jr.

Show Notes:

* Jon Reiss: http://jonreiss.com/ and http://www.8above.com
* What Kind of Movies Did Distribber Attract? https://stephenfollows.com/what-kinds-of-movies-did-distribber-attract/?fbclid=IwAR1iFbqEdkMAO-YEq_c3SmOb0VTABOoA5vhk-lO1hhya1_USs982VVCyqf4
* Facebook Support Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/distribber/

Tweet us @borgusfilm or email info@borgus.com

Hosts: Jeffrey Michael Bays & Forris Day, Jr.

Hitch20 Theme music by Radoslav Zdravkovic

Suspense With a Camera: https://www.amazon.com/Suspense-Camera-Filmmakers-Hitchcocks-Techniques/dp/1615932739

Follow us on Twitter @borgusfilm

23 min