For years, filmmakers set themselves on a unicorn hunt to “get distribution.” The idea was to sell all of your film’s rights to a major distributor in exchange for an oversized check. Today, that’s all changed. While you may choose to work with a distributor to get on the commercial platforms, your primary strategy should be to sell your film directly through your website. In this lesson, I’ll explain the basics of direct distribution and why it’s such a powerful strategy for filmmakers.
Learn how to create a step-by-step plan to distribute your film. The action plan will walk you through the process of making a template, building a timeline, and engaging your audience. If you can start on your project now, you’ll see a fantastic amount of success.