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No Small Matter: Six Tips for a Successful Grass Roots Release

26 days ago   |   By Filmmaker Magazine

The past year has thrown everything but the kitchen sink at filmmakers, disrupting distribution timelines, cutting the legs out from under theaters, and depriving our community of opportunities for networking, sales, and press. But there have also been bright spots. While contending with major disappointments this year, many filmmakers have successfully pivoted to unique and impactful releases - models that are worth learning from and iterating on in the years ahead. It's tempting to reminisce upon the “before COVID” times with rose-colored glasses, but independent filmmakers were...
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