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Film Fest or TV ready

Post by shift » Tue Aug 13, 2013 12:39 am

Which would you rather concentrate your time on?

1. A meaningful or artistic short that is worthy of an award at a film festival.

or

2. An animated short that is more commercial/TV ready, like a pilot, in a bid to try and get a deal with a TV station.
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Re: Film Fest or TV ready

Post by slowtiger » Tue Aug 13, 2013 8:36 am

If you want exposure, festival.
If you want a deal, TV.
Chances for the first are much better than the second.
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Re: Film Fest or TV ready

Post by Danimal » Tue Aug 13, 2013 2:38 pm

Commercial/TV ready for sure; but as slowtiger pointed out, that's the far more difficult route.
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Re: Film Fest or TV ready

Post by chucky » Wed Oct 02, 2013 8:36 am

If you do a decent festival short you have a much better chance with the second option.
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