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#1 John_Burton

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Posted 03 September 2017 - 06:10 PM

Does anybody know where I can find a list of micro-budget (under $100K US) feature films that are streaming somewhere online? Preferably recent films--last five years, if I can find them.

 

I'm producing and directing a film along those lines and want to research the competition, but can't figure out how to find these movies. Everything I've tried Googling just yields a list of breakout indies or classic zero-budget indies I've already seen. Where are the sorta-good, sorta-shitty movies that don't suck but didn't necessarily break out? Thanks!!


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#2 Macks Fiiod

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Posted 03 September 2017 - 07:39 PM

I have a feeling it'll mostly be documentaries.


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Posted 04 September 2017 - 12:42 PM

Have you tried Gracenote?   If they turn out to also be a reliable source to get data for accurate VOD revenue figures for any comparable titles from Amazon, Hulu, netflix Vimeo or any other streaming platform let us know.  I've been curious to know if Studio System has that but haven't signed up yet.  


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Posted 12 September 2017 - 06:30 AM

Wonder if IMDB Pro has an option to filter by film budget? Then pick say the recent year, then sort by rating, and jump to check out the pages in the middle! (so neither have the great ones, or the worst, just somewhere in the middle ish)


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#5 James Compton

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 10:46 AM

Check out the OnDemand/VOD section of vimeo.com. There are some micro budget movies, ready to stream.

 

The MUTINEER

ACCIDENTAL EXORCIST

TIME RUNNERS

The INFINITE MAN

DAY OF THE HEIST

DEATHGASM

DARK MOUNTAIN

The HORDE

LOST TIME


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