Challenge of Independent Film Distribution
During this session, a group of distributors will discuss recent challenges in distributing independent documentaries, particularly in the educational market. Media distribution is going through massive transition with technological shifts, changes in viewing habits, and multiplying means of delivering films to audiences. There are definitely more ways of getting films to new and/or larger audiences. However, with these changes comes new challenges. Topics include the future of DVD and how the increasing commercialization and globalization of documentary, digital platforms and rise of aggregators affects the ecosystem of independent film distribution.
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