TV Sales – Domestic/International

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Selling your film to the major TV broadcast stations around the world can be nerve-wracking but highly lucrative. Most importantly, it requires strong relationships with overseas outlets.  Just keeping up with the technical requirements from broadcast stations around the world can be a full time job. You have to know what every broadcaster in every country is looking for. Our associate in this field has 25 years experience and a great track record of achieving results.

Helping you sell your film to TV broadcast stations around the world is part of the CINEMAflix DISTRIBUTION Package.

Here are the highlights:

  • UPFRONT COST: None. Therefore, no risk.
  • EXPENSE DEDUCTION: Marketing a film around the world is expensive (see below). $5,000.00 will be deducted from income. No other expenses will be deducted. This is the cap.
  • YOUR INCOME: You will receive 70% of all revenue generated. Payments are made quarterly.
  • AREAS COVERED: North America, South America, Central America, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand.
  • APPROXIMATE SALES AMOUNTS: It can  be as low as $1,000.00 per station in smaller markets to $20,000.00 per station in larger markets. The sales amount will  also depend on the film.
  • AGREEMENT TERM: 3 years.
  • FILMS HANDLED: Feature films, documentaries, children’s films, and animated films.


  • It will be pitched at the major TV Film Markets such as MIPCOM, MIPTV, and WEST DOC.
  • It will be advertised in such areas as  trade publications and online sites.
  • Private screenings will be scheduled.
  • Your film will be listed in our catalogue.
  • Complex agreements in different foreign markets will be negotiated.
  • We will handle territory-specific language requirements and arrange for films to be dubbed (when required) and for closed captioning (when required).
  • We will produce quality master tapes or files, transcripts, music cue sheets, and publicity kits.
  • We will collect revenue from around the world.
  • Country-specific paperwork will be processed including the completion of government withholding tax forms, double taxation forms, and the intricacies of censorship approvals and regulatory issues in countries like China.
  • Our in-house graphic arts department will be available to design print advertising, posters, flyers, and catalogues.