Nic Wistreich


Scandinavian World of Interactive Media

The Good, the VOD and the Ugly

After years of anxiety, the digital market for film and video online is finally a viable model. In this 2014 lecture at the SWIM laboratory in Helsingborg, Sweden, Nic outlines the state of the video-on-demand market for independent filmmakers.

MIPDoc, Cannes

VOD for success: chosing the right deals

An introduction to the promise and perils of video-on-demand at MIPDoc 2014.

And also...

February 2018, CiviCamp Brussels; October 2017, CiviCamp London; October 2016, CiviCon London; September 2013, Co-ops alternative Conference by Ethical Consumer & New Internationalist; July 2013, BAFTA/Shooting People’s Short Sighted, Glasgow; June 2013, Film London’s Audiences On Demand, London; November 2012, Co-ops United: Is there a Co-operative Alternative to Capitalism?, Manchester; February 2012, Glasgow Short Film Festival; September 2011, Video in Conflict Zones, Edinburgh; September 2011, Social Media Week, Glasgow; June 2011, Digital Distribution, Edinburgh Film Festival; April 2011, Crowdfunding, Sci-Fi London Film Festival; November 2010, North West Vision, Newcastle; October 2010, Open Video Conference 2011 New York; Goldsmiths University; Feature Film MA 2004, British Council ‘Visiting Creativity’ programme 2004; On stage interviews with Oscar winner Ronald Harwood for Taking Sides, Lab Ky Mo for Nine Dead Gay Guys; Short Film Masterclass at NFT and Other Cinema; and further talks at the ICA, Leeds Film Festival, Ffresh Film Festival, Scottish Students on Screen, Bradford Film Festival, British Museum and BECTU.
Main photo of Seaford beach.