5 Biggest Mistakes Filmmakers Make With Film Markets


Having been a sales agent for the better part of my professional career, I’ve seen a lot of mistakes that filmmakers make when it comes to film markets. In this video I cover the 5 biggest ones…and costly mistakes to avoid. With AFM coming up, you’ll want to pay special attention here…enjoy! . . . […]

From Kickstarter To Broadcast Deal To Emmy Nomination

 A couple years ago a first time Writer/Director came to me for help with his very personal film that was trying to get into production. You know, the usual story of trying to raise a million bucks to make his first movie. I worked with this filmmaker one-on-one through my Film Market Consulting program and together we […]

Three Reasons You May Need To Divorce Your Producer

I was talking to a writer/director client last week and he was recounting to me the story of ‘breaking up’ with his Producer. You see, it had been 2 years of options and renewals and nothing to show for it. Nothing…zip…nada. Obviously it made sense to move on at that point but the real question […]

The $500 Indie & How To Succeed As A Backyard Filmmaker

Yesterday the Producers Incubator kicked off and we were discussing the industry landscape for distribution in today’s marketplace. (by the way, you can still enroll in the program today and we’ll get you all caught up before Session 2 starts tomorrow). Anyway, the idea is that while you’re in development with your project, you take a look […]