"This book is an excellent resource for any filmmaker, regardless of their level of experience, budget or connections. Reiss imparts his wisdom like a funny older brother or friend."

"Open this book! Eat up every morsel Reiss provides. Internalize it and make it your second skin."
-Ted Hope, Producer of over 60 independent films including Adventureland, The Ice Storm, In the Bedroom, 21 Grams, Happiness, The Brothers McMullen.

"If you’re only going to read one book about filmmaking in the new millennium, this should be it."
-Kathleen McInnis Festival Programmer, Strategist and Publicist

"Essential reading for anyone making an independent film today."
-Scott Macaulay Editor, Filmmaker Magazine

"This is the book we've all been looking for and haven't found. Best 25 bucks I've spent in a long time. Thanks for writing it."
-Sam Mestman, Producer - How I Got Lost

This book drills down to specifics that allows the reader to form an actionable strategy, and is destined to become required reading for all filmmakers."
-Content Now

"A must read. I wish I had Reiss' book 2 years ago. It shows us how to take our film destiny into our own hands."
-Gus Roxburgh, Producer, Crips and Bloods: Made In America

"Get this book! It's a must read by every truly indie filmmaker and producer. His book will change how you think about making and promoting your films..."
-Buzz McLaughlin, Exec. Producer, Either/Or

"Cutting-edge, inspirational and practical, Think Outside The Box Office offers more information about alternative distribution, than any other resource to date."
-Filmmaker Liam Finn

"Independent filmmakers can't afford to ignore this frank, insightful, B.S.-free guide to surviving the perilous jungle of distribution 2.0. "
-Stefan Forbes, Filmmaker

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Bonus Gifts

The following are only available when you buy the book from this website:

1. FREE UPDATES TO THE BOOK.   Since the distribution and marketing world is constantly changing, I will be writing updates to the book as well as new chapters.  Buying the book on my site is the only way to receive these free updates emailed directly to you.   The first supplemental chapter will be a comprehensive analysis of various fulfillment options.

2. FIVE EXCLUSIVE BONUS GIFTS. I have arranged for you to receive all five of these special bonus gifts from a variety of film related partners from free instructional videos to $100 off of DVD replication. These gifts have the potential of paying for the book several times over.

Bonus Gift 1 Internet Marketing for Filmmakers. Three Free Instructional Videos on how to market your film on the internet(plus a free article), courtesy of Marc Rosenbush and Internet Marketing for Filmmakers. Mark's method is featured in the book and the foundation for the book's marketing campaign.
Bonus Gift 2 $50 Off 4th Way Fulfillment Setup Fee. Normally $300 4th Way Fulfillment is a boutique, full-service, order processing, fulfillment and customer service operation. 4th Way brings several years of large-scale business experience to the each venture, implementing the "best of" these tried and true concepts for the company looking to outsource their entire back end operation.
Bonus Gift 3 $100 Off Distribber Startup Fee. Normally $1295 Distribber is a tool that provides filmmakers a way to place their films in the iTunes Store and retain 100% of their revenues -- the dominant revenue-generating marketplace for downloaded films.
Bonus Gift 4 Breakthrough Distribution. Since 2006, Breakthrough Distribution has assisted over 500 filmmakers maximize their revenue and distribution possibilities via hybrid distribution. Our services include authoring, replication, e-commerce/fulfillment, customer service as well as digital, home video, broadcast, educational and other channels.
Discount Price Standard Price Think Outside Price
$100 off 1,000 retail ready DVDs $1,040 $940
$250 off 2,500 retail ready DVDs $2,400 $2150
$400 off retail ready 5,000 DVDs $4,250 $3,850
Retail ready DVDs include: glass master, DVD replication, cover wrap, standard Amaray case, assembly, poly wrap.

10% off authoring services.

Discounts based on standard pricing/ can't be combined with any other offers.
Bonus Gift 5

$50 off annual membership to The Film Collaborative (www.thefilmcollaborative.org).

The Film Collaborative (TFC) is the first non-profit, full-service provider dedicated to the distribution of independent films (both narrative and documentary). TFC offers a full range of very affordable distribution, educational and marketing services to independent filmmakers looking to reach out to indie
audiences. For complete details, go to www.thefilmcollaborative.org.

With this coupon, membership for the first year is reduced from $350 to $300. For anyone who has spent thousands and thousands of dollars to make their film...and now needs help with distribution...this opportunity is a no-brainer! As a non-profit, TFC will never OWN your rights....instead we work with you to help you maximize your rights and help you find your way into the contemporary distribution marketplace.

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