Digital Distribution – Friend or Foe of the Independent Film

Digital distribution is no longer the disrupter; it is the norm. But its impact on the market for independent films is just now becoming apparent. The streamers had a blank slate upon which to develop unique deal structures. Will this new paradigm sustain or suppress a vibrant independent film industry? This session will pose and attempt to answer that question.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Artist Wristband, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Track: CLE
Level: Advanced