You are one of those people who went to film school and I still don't understand why they don't teach, how to get a job in the film industry, then I suggest that you stop complaining, collect all peoples of creative film production worker know, an independent film and give at various film festivals. They win a prize in a prominent film festival very dramatically can change your life for the better. Even a small prize in a small film festival will be more than likely that with on the road to a career in the film industry.
Visit the majority of people with big dreams of work and perhaps even film schools, one making names for themselves. Have visions of "Red carpet" interviews, speeches of acceptance of awards of the Academy and the stars on the walk of Fame in Hollywood. However most of them never sees these dreams come to fruition and endless frustration and disappointment in their place.
After studying at the film school, most likely people to get into a business, that considered difficult one in the world, to find employment, unless you have connections, of course. For those who have no connections can be very frustrating. For them, the Hollywood film industry is, unfortunately, through a tightly woven community run, nepotism of practical and rarely opens the door for the newcomer.
If you want to break into Hollywood, but his surname is Barrymore, Begley, Cyrus or brightness, and the only link, has a cousin, manages your local cinema, then your best chance of success is an independent film and give in the film festival. Each category you enter, you put three in the first will take part usually asked to send a copy of the film at the film festival, so the audience can be shown, that these events.
A combination of film critics, journalist of the media, representative of film rental, fans of the film, celebrities and local residents are audience film festival. These are the people who can create a buzz about a movie when they see it. Create a buzz about a film at a film festival usually begins in the theatre lobbies and then works his way in the media, where you can take your own life. If this happens to a movie, she is determined to succeed and boards from the film of the person who made a career in the film industry. Ask about the value of Robert Rodríguez or Quentin Tarantino Film Festival, and will tell you.
It is a good thing for the independent filmmaker to win a prize, Festival of cinema of all. Award-winning advertising and advertising are livelihoods for filmmakers and his career.
Distribution companies to buy people, festivals, products, and always follow the advertising to find their products. There are many purchases that are made small movies by people with very small budgets. An independent filmmaker can make a good profit from these distribution agreements and bankable even at the same time. If you can sell your film to a Distributor, there is a good chance that you can make more films with larger budgets with money from investors, instead of their own hard-earned money.
It is very important for proper Film Festival, independent film to enter choose want that you increase your chances of award to win. Of course it would be nice, a great honour in an event as the Cannes film festival, the international Toronto Film Festival and the Sundance Film Festival. But we must be realistic and establish their sites for a competition that is friendly for small independent filmmakers and independent movies. Worldfest Houston International Film Festival and the Austin Film Festival are two examples of the type of competition, working for independent filmmakers are friendly with small budgets. There are hundreds more out there, and they come in all shapes and sizes.
Cannes Film Festival, the Toronto Film Festival and the Sundance Film Festival are the largest and most respected in the world film festivals. Unfortunately, they are also the most difficult problems for small films included due to the high standards and the policy to employ.
Most of the films, which gives and get departments of big six occur in three major competitions through independent as Warner Bros and Disney film production studios. Are, if not by definition still as independent films more than 50% of the financing of major studios