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Independent filmmakers panel at TromaDance Press Conference at American Film Market 2010

A panel of celebrated independent filmmakers will convene at the 2010 American Film Market to discuss their craft during the TromaDance Film Festival press conference at 3 o’clock in the afternoon of November 4 in the Press Room of Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel in Santa Monica, California.Read This Story

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House of Film’s fusion distribution strategy optimizes revenues for quality independent films

CEO Ava B. connects independent movies with both traditional and non-traditional distribution to reach the widest possible global audience and maximize producers’ revenue in a new ‘fusion distribution’ model. “This new business model underscores our ability to incorporate product placement and integration, as well as sponsorships, into the production of quality independent films.”Read This Story

24 Films To Compete For The 3rd Lola Kenya Screen Golden Mboni Award

BY OGOVA ONDEGO. NAIROBI, KENYA (CINEMA MINIMA) — Eastern Africas premier annual international audiovisual media platform for children and youth, Lola Kenya Screen, has announced the films to compete for its 3rd Golden Mboni Award. Some 24 films out of the more than 389 submitted shall seek to outdo one another during the festival that … Read This Story

2007 American Film Market: supply and demand in changing times

BY AUSTIN BURBRIDGE. SANTA MONICA (CINEMA MINIMA) — The 28th American Film Market (2007) took place at a watershed moment in the business cycle of independent film. “Now, too many movies chasing too few outlets,” was the blunt summary by one participant. “It has been relatively easy to find money to make a movie; but … Read This Story