SXSW 2014: The Key to Making Money With Digital Discovery

Fandor at SXSW: The Key to Making Money With Digital DiscoveryHow can I make money from my movie? It’s the age-old question for many independent filmmakers. We think we’ve found the answer.

Filmmakers: meet data. We have a feeling you’ll get along swimmingly.

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Featured Release 8/30/2013 – Night Across the Street directed by Raúl Ruiz

Night Across the Street directed by Raúl RuizEvery Friday, Fandor’s curators serve up a newly available film worthy of special attention. This week’s Featured Release is Night Across the Street directed by Raúl Ruiz.

“Raúl Ruiz’s final film is one of the cinema’s grandest, most graceful farewells to life.” -Richard Brody, The New Yorker

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Going Beyond the Box Office with Fandor’s Jonathan Marlow (Part 2 of 4)

Beyond the Box OfficeModel behavior: the intricacies of the Fandor revenue sharing model, explained

The world of online movie streaming can be a bit of a head-scratcher. Leave it to Malaika Mose to sort things out. Malaika is a software development manager and social media strategist for a Fortune 100 company but moonlights as a film afficianado and digital distribution expert on the side. Talk about busy. Her blog, Beyond The Box Office, is an excellent source for industry news and commentary and a must-read, if you ask us. A frequenter of film festivals and industry events, Malaika has established herself as a leading voice in online distribution.

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Featured Release 8/23/2013 – This is John directed by Jay Duplass

This is John directed by Jay DuplassEvery Friday, Fandor’s curators serve up a newly available film worthy of special attention. This week’s Featured Release is the short film This is John directed by Jay Duplass.

“…a short masterpiece made for the price of a tape about a man who struggles to leave the perfect outgoing message on his answering machine.” – Liz Cole, Shooting People

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Staff Picks: Anne Hockens

Anne Hockens Staff PicksOffice Manager by day, movie maven by night. Anne Hockens, Fandor’s devoted and beloved Office Manager, possesses an encyclopedic knowledge of film history, especially when it comes to film noir and pre-code titles. We’ve all hit her up for a recommendation or two and her expertise always comes in handy when San Francisco’s annual Silent Film and NOIR CITY festivals roll into town.

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Going Beyond the Box Office with Fandor’s Jonathan Marlow (Part 1 of 4)

Beyond the Box OfficeFandor’s chief content officer shines a light on the film submission process

The world of online movie streaming can be a bit of a head-scratcher. Leave it to Malaika Mose to sort things out. Malaika is a software development manager and social media strategist for a Fortune 100 company but moonlights as a film afficianado and digital distribution expert on the side. Talk about busy. Her blog, Beyond The Box Office, is an excellent source for industry news and commentary and a must-read, if you ask us. A frequenter of film festivals and industry events, Malaika has established herself as a leading voice in online distribution.

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Featured Release 8/16/2013 – Meanwhile directed by Hal Hartley

Meanwhile directed by Hal HartleyEach week, Fandor’s curators serve up a newly available film worthy of special attention. Our inaugural Featured Release is Hal Hartley’s Meanwhile.

“[A] perfect little breeze of smart, funny, tender, minor-key cinematic uplift that never strains itself or wears out its welcome.” – Christopher McQuain, DVD Talk

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