Benjamin Oberman

  • Entertainment

  • Sherman Oaks, Global

Benjamin Oberman brings seventeen years experience in the Entertainment Industry as a Distribution Expert, Executive, Producer, Writer, Director, Technical Consultant and Performer. Under his leadership and direction, Film Festival Flix has emerged at the forefront of new distribution platforms and releasing strategies for independent films and documentaries. Understanding the challenges facing festival goers, independent film lovers, and filmmakers, the Film Festival Flix digital platform is focused on delivering online film festivals providing audiences with 24 hour / day, on demand, streaming access to all the festival titles from the convenience of any Internet connected device. The company's flagship brand, the Mountain & Adventure Film Festival offers an annual digital festival, a 3 day live outdoor recreation and film festival held at Snow Valley Mountain Resort, a nationwide in-store film series, and an online monthly subscription series. A recognized distribution expert, Mr. Oberman has spoken on numerous film festival panels, served on the jury of a world renowned international film festival, been a guest lecturer at UCLA, has been featured on radio and internet broadcasts, and has presented and led panels at major industry conferences. His blogs have been posted by major cultural institutions and have been the source of film festival panel discussions. He continues to write, lecture and consult on the changing times, shifting viewer habits, and the rapidly accelerating need for the independent film industry to adapt its marketing and distribution strategies to survive in this new world. Previously, as President of Apple Cart Productions, LLC, Mr. Oberman Produced, Wrote, Directed and Developed multiple features, documentaries, TV properties, and commercials. Prior to his work in the film and television industry, Benjamin was on stage in more than a thousand live performances following a career as a top ranked competitive figure skater.