Distribution and Marketing: Getting your Film beyond its Borders
Surveying your options for distribution and establishing a clear set of goals for your film as early as the pre-production phase-are essential for your film's success. This workshop presents an overview of distribution worldwide, with a special focus on breaking into the US market. Creating an international festival strategy, theatrical, educational, broadcast, and home video/DVD distribution will be covered. Other topics include the role of sales agents, contracts, how to find a distributor, and the creation of promotional materials. An essential workshop for any filmmaker who wants their work to be seen!
Moderator: Debra Zimmerman, Executive Director of Women Make Movies
Ivette Rodriguez, President and Founder of American Entertainment Marketing (AEM)
Antonio Sosa, Former VP of Multicultural Sales for Warner Bros. Home Video
Julio Noriega, GM Film division, Venevision International
Sandra Condito, Vice President of Production and Development for Dimension Films