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NOW: YOUR OWN FILM FESTIVAL

March 11, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Now there’s a Netflix for independent movie fans. It’s called Fandor, which was unveiled this week at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Festival in Austin, TX. For $10.00 per month subscribers to the service can have unlimited access to features, shorts, documentaries, and foreign-language films. Or, as Fandor cofounder Dan Aronson told ArsTechnica.com, “We’re trying […]

INDIE PRODUCERS FINDING SALVATION IN VIDEO-ON-DEMAND

January 11, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

With fewer moviegoers buying tickets to see independent films, the producers of those films are turning to video-on-demand in the hope of salvaging their business, the Wall Street Journal reported today (Tuesday). The newspaper noted that independent films accounted for 19 percent of the box office in 2010, down from 33 percent in 2001, according […]