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Niche Doc On-Demand Release Targets Batman Fans (VIDEO)

Photo of Anne Thompson By Anne Thompson | Thompson on Hollywood February 13, 2014 at 12:15PM

Documentaries lend themselves to targeted niche marketing and, as "Detropia" proved last year, self-distribution. All you need is a subject with a defined fan base. Funded by more than 1,000 Kickstarter donors, Brett Culp's "Legends of the Knight" is a case in point. Relying on community support with each screening benefiting a local charity, the movie has been pulling in Batman fans across the country.
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Feb 17th - San Diego, CA - AMC Palm Promenade, benefits GlobalSchoolNet

Feb 18th - Thousand Oaks, CA - Muvico Thousand Oaks, benefits the American Heart Association

Feb 19th - Hollywood, CA - Laemmle’s Noho 7, benefits GlobalSchoolNet

Feb 20th - Petaluma, CA - Petaluma Fairgrounds Herzog Hall, benefits Polly Klass Foundation

Feb 20th - Chicago, IL - AMC Showplace Naperville 16, benefits Tiny Heroes

Feb 21st - San Francisco, CA - Victoria Theatre, benefits San Francisco Make-A-Wish Foundation


Legends of the Knight - Official Trailer from Brett Culp Films on Vimeo.

This article is related to: Batman, Documentary, Marketing, Distribution, Independents, Kickstarter


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