Mobilizing Films to Ignite Change
Ring Five is a boutique impact producing company offering grassroots distribution and audience-engagement support to filmmakers. We guide documentaries into the world with strategic purpose, maximizing their potential to activate specific groups and ignite lasting social change.
Book us for a full-day working session where we will establish impact goals and objectives for your film. Together we’ll map out an impact campaign framework including identification of target audiences, key partners, engagement tactics, and calls to action. We’ll also determine timelines and the human and financial resources required to support the impact campaign’s success.
Audience Engagement & Experiences
Ring Five can lead a regular and meaningful social media conversation around your film’s impact journey designed to find new support and engage existing allies. We love to create live audience experiences and design special events around your film including private screenings, guest speakers, panel discussions and other innovative value-adds.
We have strong expertise to help secure financial partners for your film’s impact work by taking on funder research and cultivation, proposal and grant writing, or leading a powerful crowdfunding campaign. We will open doors and put your film on the radar of institutions, influencers and individuals who can provide both leverage and direct assistance.
Communication & Marketing
We seek pr + media opportunities for your campaign and put an evaluation framework in place that leads to a final impact report. A film website is an essential impact tool and we can ensure it is effective from start to finish. Ring Five develops helpful collateral materials like discussion guides, resources links, screening host kits, posters, postcards, and fact sheets.
Ring Five plays the role of connector and champion forging strong relationships with groups who share your films goals for change. We bring foundations, charities, professional associations, non-profits, and community organizations onboard to host events, help with outreach, provide resources and action tools. We specialize in win-win propositions.
DIY Distribtion: Sales & Bookings
We dig deep and reach out with a personalized approach to unearth all the potential buyers and bookers of your film. Ring Five handles order fulfilment and licenses for community, semi-theatrical, institutional and educational screenings; and can negotiate festival and filmmaker appearance fees. Ring Five works on a fee for service basis.