Pay And Get-Paid Video Downloads For the Masses

Downloading video online was big in 2005. In 2006 it will get huge, as more television and film becomes available to download and the major web players compete to host your clips.

DRM vs.Open

Digital Rights Management for the masses is a great initiative, but buyer be aware that you can sometimes get those clips legitimately for free.

Rival HD Formats Stake Claim To Be DVD Successor

HD machines and the first hi-def movie releases are announced, but who wants to be part of a VHS vs. Betamax rerun?

The Best and Worst Films of 2005

Who was on form in 2005? Fourteen iofilm reviewers offer divergent views on the best and worst from movieland last year.

Historic Cinema's Future In Digital Age Uncertain

Passions have been running high over plans to convert the historic auditorium of Edinburgh Cameo Cinema One.

Sergio Machado: Nice and Sleazy Does It

Sergio Machado's debut feature Lower City gets down and dirty in Brazil.

Self-distribution case study - ScaredSacred

When documentary ScaredSacared failed to find a theatrical distributor, producer Cari Green and director Velcrow Ripper took it on the road themselves.

Rethinking Film Distribution

Distribution consultant Peter Broderick says filmmakers should consider new strategies for distributing their films to avoid future disappointment.This is the last in a series of articles that came out of the Vancouver International Film Festival Trade Forum that ended last month.

Adobe Elements Bundle: Powerful And Friendly Editing

A review of Adobe Photoshop Elements 4.0 and Adobe Premiere Elements 2.0.

LFF 2005 Wraps

Clooney brings sizzle to LFF closing party.