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01.05.2011 in Director's Blog

Okay, so I guess this entry is going to be a ‘pitch’ blog entry.  I try to resist playing the marketer as much as I can, but sometimes mixing commerce with art in the filmmaking world is necessary.  Especially if you are an indie filmmaker….

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Our ‘Host A Screening’ Program

15.04.2011 in Director's Blog

As you already know, that is if you’ve been following this blog (see this entry for more info – http://dreamsawakemovie.com/2011/02/screenings-preliminary-info/), we fell behind in getting our ‘Host a Screening’ Program off the ground.  Well I’m here to tell you that as of April 15th (today)…

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A Few Words From …

01.04.2011 in Director's Blog

… Yours truly.  Yes, for a change you aren’t just able read my written text here, but you can now hear what I have to say about the film.  I recently did a podcast interview, which is something I’ve never done before.  And it was…

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Virtual Street Teams …

15.03.2011 in Director's Blog

… Needed.  So, what am I talking about here? I would venture to say that most of you have heard of ‘street teams’.  If not, I’ll quickly educate a bit.  Street teams have been utilized as part of grassroots, guerilla-style marketing efforts.  They have been…

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Portal Instructions

01.03.2011 in Director's Blog

It seems a few of you have had some problems, issues or questions about entering the Dreams Awake Portal.  Okay, so I am here to help you with some basic ways to hopefully alleviate these problems. First, let’s go through the steps of getting in…

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The “Dreams Awake” Portal

30.01.2011 in Director's Blog

One of the extra benefits of getting a DVD of our film is the extra Transmedia we developed, which is supplemental to the film.  The main part of that is the ‘Dreams Awake’ Portal.  Once again, that part of the film’s experience will certainly not…

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DVD’s Shipping

15.01.2011 in Director's Blog

Yes, we got all our pre-orders and new orders out this week.  Luckily we have a fulfillment company that does that, since it’s not exactly something I would want to worry about at this point.  I much prefer making films than being the person who…

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Screening vs. Tour?

03.01.2011 in Director's Blog

First of all I want to wish everyone a very happy new year.  I know that is such an old cliché it hardly seems to have much meaning any more.  But I think the way things seems to have been going for lots of people…

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Extra Gifts For You

22.12.2010 in Director's Blog

As another year wraps up I just wanted to offer my Holiday Wishes to everyone out there.  Here’s hoping 2011 is a great year for each and every one of you! Plus, I wanted to pass along a couple notes about getting the DVD of…

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From Beginning to Beginning

11.12.2010 in Director's Blog

More than six years ago when I came up with the germ of an idea for “Dreams Awake” I never would have believed the amount of work it took to get here.  In fact, I’ve been wondering that if I knew then what I know…

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