Bringing ‘Weed to the Dance: Shaka King at the 2013 Sundance Festival (Interview)

Sheri Candler interviews director Shaka King during Sundance 2013. King’s film, Newlyweeds, was included in the NEXT category for ultra low budget films and secured distribution through Phase 4 Films.

King discusses the value of film labs like those from the IFP, making short films, and using Kickstarter to successfully fund the film’s trip to Sundance.

About Sheri Candler

Sheri Candler is the Director of Digital Marketing Strategy at LA based non profit organization The Film Collaborative. She advises independent filmmakers on how to build an artistic brand and an engaged and robust online community for their work that can be used to monetize effectively. Follow her on Twitter @shericandler

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