It’s not as rare as you might think for an independent film to hit theaters, but it’s certainly hard to make money that way. New research into independent feature films made in 2017 offers encouraging news for budding filmmakers: Three out of five independent films made that year got some
World Channel is expanding its role as a co-producer of the independent films it presents for public television and on the festival circuit. The decision to develop up to five co-productions a year is funded by a three-year, $600,000 grant from the MacArthur Foundation announced this summer. This allows the
AMC Theaters isn’t known for its arthouse fare, but the world’s largest exhibitor has begun to heavily promote independent films. In June, the company unveiled AMC Artisan Films, a programming and marketing initiative, which highlighted more original, adult-oriented fare that arrives without the benefit of a Marvel superhero in the
A24 Everyone loves a little drama. Fortunately, 2019 is full of them. A little less than three-quarters through the year, and moviegoers are set up with every genre of drama they could want. Want Manson Murders reimagined? They got you. Horror based on existential fear and/or the lingering sun? Covered.