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Tribeca NOW Catches Indie TV On the Cusp

Tribeca NOW Catches Indie TV On the Cusp

Festivals can create new markets. Sundance ignited the independent film boom in the 1990s after a few of its selections did well at the box office and major studios started picking them up for distribution. Today, while indie filmmakers are struggling to find financing, television is ascendant, with filmmakers from Andrew Haigh, Jill Soloway, Jane [...]

May 27, 2014 Aymar Jean Christian News and Updates, Video Comments Off on Tribeca NOW Catches Indie TV On the Cusp

NYTVF: Digital Networks On The Hunt For Brands, Programming

NYTVF: Digital Networks On The Hunt For Brands, Programming

Originally posted on Tubefilter. The New York Television Festival‘s annual Digital Day brought together network executives, creators and marketers to take about the state of the industry and offer advice to new entrants. What did aspiring creators learn? Opportunities for distribution are growing, but success only comes to the lucky and innovative. The good news [...]

October 31, 2013 Aymar Jean Christian Video 1

Can The New York Television Festival Get Past the Pilot?

Can The New York Television Festival Get Past the Pilot?

Originally posted on Tubefilter. If you’re an indie TV creator, you should know about the New York Television Festival. There are a lot of festivals for independent television, most of them for web series like LAWeb Fest, ITV Fest, and Holly Web Fest. But producers and executives widely consider NYTVF the best in quality. That reputation probably stems from the [...]

October 30, 2013 Aymar Jean Christian Video Comments Off on Can The New York Television Festival Get Past the Pilot?

NYTVF Dispatch: ‘The Burg’ Co-Creator Goes Apocalyptic

NYTVF Dispatch: ‘The Burg’ Co-Creator Goes Apocalyptic

So it’s my first NYTVF (New York Television Festival)! I’ll be attending a few screenings and writing about it sporadically. For many of us, especially those of us living in New York, The Burg was among the first web shows we’d ever seen or loved. Thom Woodley, who created The Burg with Kathleen Grace, has [...]

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