Marketing is Not Hard: The 6 Steps to Cutting the BS and Finding a Strategy That Works Everytime
We all know marketing is one of the key aspects to growing a successful and thriving video production company. Marketing is something that we talk about a lot at Filmmaking Lifestyle. Still, it’s great to come at it from multiple angles. With that said, today’s…
5 Tips to Using a Visual Presentation to Promote Your Film
A cofounder of the Slamdance Film Festival, Dan Mirvish is also an award-winning indie film director. On top of that, he also recently wrote a book called The Cheerful Subversive’s Guide to Independent Film (Focal Press/Routledge). In this article, Dan takes us on a journey…
6 Steps to Use Facebook Ads to Grow Your Film/Video Business
We all use Facebook. Well, most of us. And we’ve all seen the sheer force of numbers and viral appeal of the Facebook platform. But did you know that the Facebook Ads platform is one of the most powerful and cost effective way of finding…
5 High-Powered Marketing Tips For Videographers
To keep your marketing pipeline full with video project leads, you must create and execute a solid marketing strategy. Now, to some of you, just reading that last sentence raised your blood pressure a couple of notches and your head is starting to hurt. You…
7 Ways To Use Content Marketing For Your Video Production Company
Most video production company owners (or freelance filmmakers) don’t understand the true power of content marketing and how it can positively effect their business, their brand and their bottom line. I’m going to discuss blogging (or content marketing, as it’s now commonly referred to as)…
6 Promotional Strategies To Get Your Local Community Talking About Your Film
One of the promotional strategies with my first feature has been going straight to local newspapers and offering them a “public interest story about the first feature film being shot here in [my hometown].” Not aware is this is the first movie shot in your…
A Guide For Indie Filmmakers Part II
This is Part II of our Guide For Indie Filmmakers. Don’t forget to check out Part I right here! Although a little dated now, this is still a very relevant article and still a cornerstone piece on this site. It’s also a very long read. Edit…
A Guide For Indie Filmmakers
Today is the start of a series I’m doing on Indie Filmmaking. It’s going to be two (fairly long and detailed) posts on the entire process of indie filmmaking, covering all aspects and lots of product recommendations. Edit 2015: It’s a guest post by Adam Rench…
Filmmaking Lifestyle teaches readers how to run a successful video production company. There are articles on business, success and filmmaking tips of all kinds.
The articles here are based on studying the best business and filmmaking minds out there, as well as out-in-the-trenches experience.
The Complete Guide to Starting & Growing a Video Production Business can be found Here.
- Best Camera for Filmmaking on a Budget
- 6 Best Books For Cinematographers: The Top Books On Cinematography
- Case Study: 8 LinkedIn Tactics That Really Worked For Us — and 5 That Didn’t
- How to Start a Production Company: The Definitive Guide
- 7 Step Roadmap to Building Wealth: The Ladders of Wealth Creation