Today on Filmmaker Freedom, the only sustainable way for micro-budget filmmakers to win the brutal war for audience attention.
This is a war being dominated right now by the likes of Netflix, Disney, YouTube, Facebook, and plenty of others.
You might not think you have much chance of competing against companies like this, with their multibillion dollar content and marketing budgets.
But when you shift your focus and niche down, you absolutely can.
In fact, there’s surprising power and freedom in creating niche media in a world where everyone else is obsessed with reaching bigger, broader, more generic audiences.
When done right, it’s a shift that allows you to tell stories you care about to a genuinely receptive audience, and ultimately make a living doing what you love.
Sound good? Let’s get to it.Full Transcripts & Archive
Each solo episode of Filmmaker Freedom (not the interviews) has a complete written transcript so that you can revisit the ideas quickly and easily.
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Every Sunday morning, I send out a handful of stories, carefully picked to help you make films you care about, build a business, and master your psychology. Plus I share a short film I love, and various other bits of inspiration. Get it here:
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