Film Courage: “How much money do you think my movie can generate?” Is this a smart question for a filmmaker to ask a distributor or will this alienate them?
Jeff Deverett, Film Producer, Entrepreneur, Writer, Director: That’s a vital question to ask. That’s the whole point of the distribution deal is how much money you’re going to generate. You need to ask that question and you need to hear the answer and you need to have them justify why they answered it. Maybe they will compare it to other stuff that they’ve distributed or other stuff that has been in the marketplace. That’s the essence of the deal, it’s the essence of the whole relationship is how much are they going to generate? It’s not…(Watch the video interview on Youtube here).
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SCIFI HORROR SEQUEL ‘MANDAO RETURNS‘ NOW STREAMING ON AMAZON PRIME
This is the third feature from Writer/Director Scott Dunn and Producer Gina Gomez Dunn. They successfully raised funds for the sequel via Kickstarter and managed to complete production only 2 days before all film productions shut down due to the pandemic. Because of the lockdowns, Scott Dunn had to tackle post-production by himself (editing, color correction, effects, and sound) and release the flick in time for the holidays.