Film Festival Tips from the Greats

Working with major film festivals around the world, you’re bound to see some patterns in what makes them so successful. We enjoy sharing our experience with you. That way, the number of great film festivals can grow, and we all have more events to look forward to. That is why we have written a whitepaper with the best tips and tricks we have gathered over the years working on implementation of film festival management software. Ready for some great and free film festival tips? Jump right in!

Film festival tips

A sneak preview of the film festival tips

There are a lot of success factors that can make or break a film festival. So, how do you know what to work on to become even more awesome as a festival? There are a few common denominators that we found to be true for every major film festival we work with.

  1. Curation is focused on a theme, a mission or a genre to create memorable experiences.
  2. The locations fit the festival and create an engaging atmosphere.
  3. They have local support and, therefore, long-term sustainability.
  4. They work with a professional team with the expertise to run the film festival seamlessly.
  5. And last but not least, they’re financially stable.

Easier said than done, right? To make it easier, we wrote a whitepaper detailing every success factor, giving you tips on enhancing that factor and an example of how a major film festival is doing it. Oh, and did we mention it’s free?

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Film Festival Success Factors

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    Peter Goldman
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