Thursday, June 02, 2011

How do I sell my online documentary?

It's one of the most prevalant questions I get asked. The email comes, I look at it, ponder then fire off a response. I never hear back again!

Some believe there is a magic pill. That there status valorises their film being shown for a fee.

The net may be free, but many experts also known: the fact everyone's doing video introduces a new premium. It's early days, but as I'll be talking about at the Sheffield Doc Fest, from some research I have been conducting, if you are good ( the premium) you do stand to gain from a career making online video.

I couldn't tell you when but from my chats the signs are don't feel downbeat, things could be looking good