Marketing and Distributing Independent Films Across All Platforms

MGMT X 403.61

Learn how to find domestic and overseas distribution for theatrical, television, DVD, and alternative markets by gaining knowledge on how to craft a distribution strategy from the earliest stages of project development.

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Fall
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Remote Instruction
Online
Starting at $699.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Understand the considerations involved in financing, packaging, and selling viable material
  • Study a variety of deal structures to learn how to profit in distribution
  • Delve into the process of selling the film at festivals and other markets
  • Learn the roles of producers, marketing and sales executives in the distribution process

About this course:

What are the considerations involved in financing, packaging, selling, or acquiring a financially viable film? Producers, filmmakers, and screenwriters learn what makes a project attractive to potential buyers, study a variety of deal structures, and learn how to find domestic and overseas distribution for theatrical, television, DVD, and alternative markets. You gain knowledge on how to craft a distribution strategy from the earliest stages of project development. Topics include choosing materials, budget, and casting; selling the film through festivals and markets; key buyers; evolving distribution outlets, such as Internet and cell phones; the roles of producer, marketing and sales executives, and executive producers; and an overview of film financing models.

Fall 2021 Schedule

Date & Time
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This section has no set meeting times.
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Instructor: Kevin Mardesich
382321
Fee:
$699.00
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Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 26, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
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Tuesday, Saturday
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Instructor: Mark Padilla
382316
Fee:
$699.00
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Location: Online
ENROLL BY: Sep 21, 2021
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No meeting Nov. 2. Internet access required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 04, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Date
Time
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Lecture
Tue Sep 21, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Sep 28, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Oct 5, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Oct 12, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Oct 19, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Oct 26, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Nov 2, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Nov 9, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Sat Nov 13, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Nov 16, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Nov 23, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Nov 30, 2021
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online

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