BEST OF: Indie Film Industry Innovation

on Friday, Jan. 3rd

If you are a regular reader of the site the odds are good that you are as interested in the changes in the film industry as I am. In 2013 I spilled a lot of digital ink on how the indie film scene is adapting to the opportunities that technology is creating, and the obstacles that come along with those opportunities.

Here’s a few pieces that you might have missed:

Out of SXSW a New Indie Film Ecosystem Emerges

Can Simple Machine Become the AirBnB of Film?

A Closer Look at JuntoBox Films, the Collaborative Film Studio

Launch Jitters: Comedy Duo Diani & Devine meet the Campaign Countdown

Seed & Spark to Launch Print Mag for Indie Film Fans


To Build The VR Education of Tomorrow One Scholar Turns To The Past

There are plenty of folks in the education technology field who are excited about virtual reality as the next great educational tool.



We’re Closer To Our Photorealistic VR Future Than You’d Think (INTERVIEW)

A look into the virtual world of tomorrow with USC researcher Paul Debevec.


Prepare Yourselves For The Personal VR Video Revolution

Virtual Reality is rapidly approaching a watershed moment.

Ralph Echemendia

Spoiler Alert: Hollywood Isn’t Taking Cyber Security Seriously (LA Film Fest)

Tonight at the Los Angeles Film Festival, squeezed in between movies and red carpet events, a symposium on Cyber Security is being held at the Grammy Museum.

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Rent Video Straight From Social Media Via Gumroad

The people who brought the “Buy Now” button to Twitter are going all-in on film distribution.