Swimming Upstream: A Lifesaving Guide to Short Film Distribution

Swimming Upstream: A Lifesaving Guide to Short Film Distribution

Author: Sharon Badal

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781136061264

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 320

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Short films have come into their own, not least in part due to the incredible new ways to distribute them, including the Web, cell phones, new festivals devoted to shorts--even television and theatres. This is the ultimate guide for anyone who's made a short film and wonders what to do next. Whether your short film is meant to be a calling card, a segue to a feature film, or you just want to recoup some of the costs, this book describes the potential paths for distribution. Written by the short film programmer of the Tribeca Film Festival and featuring contributions from top film festival directors, as well as studio, marketing, and technology executives, this book shows you what's important to the decision makers and gatekeepers. This is the definitive handbook filled with insider information available nowhere else.
Swimming Upstream: A Lifesaving Guide to Short Film Distribution
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Sharon Badal
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-26 - Publisher: CRC Press

Short films have come into their own, not least in part due to the incredible new ways to distribute them, including the Web, cell phones, new festivals devoted to shorts--even television and theatres. This is the ultimate guide for anyone who's made a short film and wonders what to do
Short Film Distribution
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: David M Lorenz
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-31 - Publisher:

Have you made a short film and are wondering how to share it with the world? How to get it screened by festivals? How to sell it successfully? Or whether you should publish it online? Then this is the book for you.Hundreds of short films are released every day, but
Discovering Short Films
Language: en
Pages: 195
Authors: C. Felando
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-01 - Publisher: Springer

As film history's oldest and one of today's most prominent forms, the live-action short film has both historical and contemporary significance. Felando discusses the historical significance of the short film, identifies the fiction short's conventions, and offers two general research categories: the classical short and the art short.
How Not to Make a Short Film
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Roberta Marie Munroe
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-20 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Anyone can make a short film, right? Just grab some friends and your handheld and you can do it in a weekend or two before being accepted to a slew of film festivals, right? Wrong. Roberta Munroe screened short film submissions at Sundance for five years, and is an award-winning
Short Films
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Nathan Parker
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-04 - Publisher: Oldcastle Books

This book is for anyone who has ever wanted to make a short film. Focusing on the practicalities of filmmaking. It will guide you through all the stages of the process, examining every available possibility along the way. From the development of your initial idea, to screening your finished film