Posted by Amanda Toney

We are gearing up for an exciting week at the 2017 Hollyshorts Film Festival. One of our panels takes place tomorrow when Stage 32 and Indie Film Hustle get together to talk about indie film!

At this year's Sundance Film Festival, RB and our friend Alex Ferrari from IFH and Sebastian Twardosz from Circus Road Films sat down to chat about how to break into the filmmaking business. This is one lively, fun and information packed webcast. But don't be fooled by the title - Whether you're just getting started or a veteran there is a ton of current topics and actionable tips, tricks and advice!  



If you're around tomorrow in LA, join us!

How to Brand, Market and Build an Audience using Social Media and Marketing Hustle

Friday, August 11, 2017 @ 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Roosevelt Hotel
Academy Room
7000 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90028

RSVP: Ticket link

LIVE EVENT: A Fire Side Chat with Indie Film Hustle and


You’ve got an amazing script, now what? The first step is to identify your audience and create a brand for yourself that you can leverage when crowdfunding or selling your film. Once your film is done, the next step is marketing and promotion. Join us for a fireside chat with Writer -Director and Indie Film Hustle founder, Alex Ferrari, and RB Blotto, founder, as they offer best practices on building an audience, creating a brand, marketing yourself and your film, and finally, getting the word out via social media, which is crucial to your success. A cocktail party will follow for ticket holders!


Alex Ferrari – Founder, Indie Film Hustle

Richard “RB” Botto – Founder & CEO, Stage 32

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