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Free-to-share documentary highlights alternative distribution methods for the digital age

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British production company VODO utilizes an alternative distribution strategy using filesharing sites and free-to-share networks.  The strategy immediately engages a worldwide audience.

From ScreenDaily.com:

100,000 downloads for first VODO release

19 October, 2009 | By Sarah Cooper

Ivo Gormley’s documentary Us Now has achieved 100,000 downloads in its first five days of operation, through its release via free-to-share online distributor VODO.

Us Now tells the stories of online networks – such as a football club owned and run by its fan and a bank in which everyone is the manager – whose self organising structures promise to change the fabric of government.

Founded by Jamie King, who made file-sharing documentary Steal This Film, VODO distributes films Continue reading →