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Rethinking the Film Festival Spring 2010

In this issue, we look at the festival model—how it's working and how it might work better.

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  • Festival Express: Can the Fest Circuit Empower Your Film's Distribution Strategy?

    Sundance, Berlin, Cannes, Venice, Toronto--the...
  • Enlisting Your Audience as Soldiers of PR: A Film Festival Primer

    Publicists and consultants advise on the festival...
  • Distribution Goes Hybrid: The New World Paradigm for Getting Your Film Seen

    A report on "Distribution U," a seminar held at...
  • Tales of a Film Festival Hustler: On the Road with 'Beyond the Call'

    Traveling the film festival circuit for the past...
  • A stage with several people people on it in a theater full of people. Courtsey of Ambulante Gira de Documentales

    Have Docs, Will Travel: Mexico's Moveable Film Fest

    Ambulante celebrates its fifth anniversary!
  • The Alternative Theatrical Circuit, With Film Festivals as a Launching Pad

    Conventional wisdom leads most filmmakers to tour...
  • 'Weeping Camels' Aside, Mongolia Craves an Independent Film Movement

    Go on a journey to a documentary film festival in...