What kind of media institution might distribute your media product and why?
What kind of mediainstitution might distribute your media product and why?
Distribution is the process which a film is made available to watch for anaudience, wherever it be at film festivals, through cinema screenings..And depending DVD/Blu-raythe audience On Demand TVand financial Network TV Internet Downloadsresponse…it’ll Soundtrack albums Video gamesbe further Novelizations Merchandising anddistributed in Licensing dealsthe form of…
Independent (i.e. not partof a conglomerate)distribution companies selllow budget films.
Successful companies that are responsible for theindependent film market are being taken over byconglomerates, or majors are setting up their ownindependent film divisions (e.g. Fox Searchlight).
Fox Searchlight PicturesFox Searchlight Pictures, is a division of the massmedia conglomerate Fox studio 20th CenturyFox. It specializes in independent and Britishfilms, and is variously involved with theproduction and/or distribution.
Our film “DesolatedCraft” is anindependent Britishpsychological thrillerthat appeals to a briefunisex audience of16-34.
I think Fox Searchlight Pictures would showinterest show interest in “Desolated Craft”as it has the following factors: -Large audience -Independent film -Thriller genre -British film
Self-distribution Us the people who’ve produced this film can sent out a plea to the general public for donations towards funding. But most likely donations will not financially be enough to distribute the film.
Being an Independent film I think “Desolated Craft” toInitially, secure investment needs to try to get exhibited at multiple film festivals in the hope of being picked up from Fox searchlight pictures and be subject to positive word and mouth.
With backing from Fox SearchlightThen, Pictures release the film to art house cinemas in major cities where there is an fan film audience specialists to be open to all genre’s of film. Then depending on the success/audience response of the film, fox searchlight pictures with increase the financial backing to let it be screened to screens across the country.
And Finally Theatrical Exhibition Depending on the success of screenings and public demand the film will be sold in a number of different formats: DVD/Bluray On Demand TV Network TV Internet Downloads Soundtrack albums Video games Novelisations