OMDC Industry Panel #NIFF 2014 Niagara Film Fest Notes – The Film Circuit, Regional Film Festival Reel Canada – Cam, Roberta, Tim, Gerry
the idea girl says
last of the notes for 21 june 2014 #NIFF 2014 Niagara film fest industry day bobby roth and OMDC panel
Cam, Tim, Gerry says
The Film Circuit 188 film contributors play international films on a regular basis.
Show Canadian, Independent film.
Add arabic, sudanese, chinese, languages into films in Canada (fort erie, niagara falls, st catharines, toronto, hamilton) we have a steady flow of thousands of refugees coming into canada each month here.
Rent own theatre, the film circuit, film festivals, TIFF, line 12 as a feature (dont know exactly what my writing says there..)
1 in a 1,000
Regional Film Festival pays 35 – 40% film makers of what they take in (nice!)
$20,000 – $30,0000 made on each film
Reel Canada – Schools
Pitch to Broadcaster
** need film plat-formed**
Harold Greenberg (mentioned)
Playback – different funding source
Dell New Media fund going into Production
Distributor, broadcaster, interactive on-line, product placement