Announcing Publication of Elliott Kanbar's Latest Book, "Don't Let Your Film Die: How to Plan a Successful Launch Without Going Broke"

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The changing film business requires new techniques and strategies to successfully distribute films. Kanbar's book, "Don't Let Your Film Die", addresses these challenges.

"Don't Let Your Film Die: How To Plan a Successful Launch Without Going Broke" was published by Council Oak Books, San Francisco. The book provides a road map for independent filmmakers on ways they can succesfully and economically launch their films.

The book covers the following vital subjects: Rules for Film Distribution * Designing an Effective Film Website * Self-Distribution Knowhow * Crowdfunding Guidelines * Economical Ways to Hire a Publicist * DIY Press Releases * Tips on Finding a Distributor * National and Foreign Distribution * DVD Sales * Streaming and Cable VOD * Four-walling * Film Festivals * Major Film Markets * Qualifying for an Oscar * Film Financing * Marketing on Google, Facebook, and LinkedIn * Submitting the Film to the major Digital Platforms.

Elliott Kanbar's first book on film distribution, YOU FINALLY FINISHED YOUR FILM. NOW WHAT? was published in 2013 by Council Oak Books, San Francisco. Kanbar has been advising and mentoring filmmakers, film distributors, and film producers for over 42 years. He was President of the QUAD CINEMA, an art house theater in New York and has appeared on panels at the Toronto International Film Festival, the Long Island Film Festival, the International Documentary Association, the Big Apple Film Festival, and the Queens World Film Festival. He has been a guest lecturer at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, the Tisch School of the Arts, and has participated in Columbia University's Center of the Arts. He is currently the President of CINEMAflix DISTRIBUTION and resides in New York.

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