SHORT FILM DISTRIBUTION
w/ Lights On

The dossier, festivals and film markets: all you need to know to find a way in the film industry

A workshop to learn about and prepare for film markets and other networking opportunities. 

To work on the dossiers and play a fundamental role in the development and distribution of films.

AIM

To prepare young film workers for the world of international distribution, and expand their knowledge of film festivals and the various possibilities of disseminating their work.

COURSE PATH
  • The distribution of a film, with a focus on short film distribution
  • Analysis of submitted dossiers
  • Creation of an international distribution strategy, and the definition of distribution budget
  • Introduction to festivals
  • Preparing materials for festivals
  • Working with sales agents
  • Communicating your film
  • Introduction to short film markets
WHEN

14 and 15 May 2022  (12 hours)

COST

320,00€ (VAT included)

Accommodation and meals are included

HOW MANY

Max. 30 attendees

WHAT DO YOU NEED

– No previous knowledge is required;
– It’s possible to participate with a short film dossier.

TO APPLY SEND YOU CURRICULUM TO
info@approdicinema.com

PROGRAMME

FIRST DAY

On the first day, the techniques and strategies for the distribution of cinematographic works will be discussed, with particular attention to short films.

 

Introduction and preparation for festivals ( A-list Festivals, Oscar-qualifying etc.): which rules to adopt for the registration, which is the basic material to present. Analysis of the possibilities and critical points of online festivals.

 

Focus on selling a short film, working with sales agents.
The communication of your film: from social strategies to the press agent.

SECOND DAY

Collective reading and discussion of the dossiers submitted by the course participants.

 

CASE STUDY: screening and analysis of two short films from the Lights On catalogue. Analysis of the respective dossiers and study of the distribution plans. 

TUTOR

PAYMENT BY BANK TRANSFER

Make the transfer to:

Approdi srl
IBAN: IT03F0885267710010010285899
RomagnaBanca Credito Cooperativo
Reason for payment: “Short film distribution – Name and Surname of the subscriber”

To request a company invoice send an e-mail with all the data to info@approdicinema.com

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