As part of the establishment of my blog, I had to create an “Action-idea”–basically, a dynamic story arc for what I’m trying to accomplish here. What I came up with is this:
We’ve seen profound changes in the publishing and music distribution industries, but the digital revolution as regards the film industry is still in its infancy. A Seattle performer starts an open discussion about bringing the revolution to the local independent film community–what innovation(s) will carry independent film making into the future? From first conceptual draft, to how to best circumvent the “festival/distribution” model that entertainment features still labor under, no piece of the process will be off-limits for discussion. The goal is to use open-sourcing to build a completely new model from the ground up–will Seattle filmmakers be up to the task?
Which now begs the question: where do we start?
Maybe I’ll just start throwing up information and questions, and let the dialogue dictate where we focus.…