You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

navigating the online (film) world

navigating the online (film) world

I’ve received variations on the question, “What do you think of this iklipz thing?” from a number of people in the past few days.

iklipz is a new website that seems to be a sort of cross between MySpace and YouTube, a social networking site built around uploaded video content. There will no doubt be more there over time and with a number of sharp film people involved, I’d expect it could evolve into a viable distribution channel. Another interesting website to watch is Withoutabox, given its recent acquisition of Film Finders, that should be a valuable resource.

Of course, for social networking I am partial to our indieLOOP section which has nearly 2,500 members and, unlike MySpace or Friendster, is aimed only at film people. I hope that someday, if I want to find a filmmaker or film person, I can simply go there, type their name into the search and find a simple page, where they’ve posted their bio, photo, links to a trailer or video clips, or other info.

This Article is related to: Uncategorized and tagged


Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *