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Exeest is a technology platform built to help rights holders and distribution companies distribute content. The goal is to build modern tools to reach buyers and make the process easier and faster.
Anyone with the rights to premium video content that are looking to market for licensing or sale. Sellers will typically be either part of a production company, network, studio, distributor, an independent filmmaker, or agent.
Yes. As part of Exeest’s compliance and security program, we must ensure to collect and verify important informations about our users and their companies, such as name, address, government-issued business license/permit, current certificate of good standing, current business utility or phone bill, and so forth. This is to ensure the safety of the entire Exeest community, and your content. These documents can be uploaded during the account registration process. We will then follow-up with an email to confirm the materials have been received and are under review by our team.
Please reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will help resolve any questions or concerns.
Click the “Forgot Password” button, next to “Log In”. We will then ask for the email address associated with your account, where you will receive instructions for recovering your password.
Under “Settings”, which can be found by clicking on your name at the top right corner of the homepage, you can edit your personal details, account and billing information.
You can sign-up by clicking this link. You will be asked to provide some general personal information and details about your company. Once we receive your application our team will authenticate your account within a few business days.
The Hosting Agreement grants Exeest the proper permission to host and display content uploaded by the users of your account. It should be signed by the primary owner of your account. For security purposes, please be aware that you will not be able to upload content until the Hosting Agreement is signed. This is done to ensure that all content on the platform has been willfully reviewed and uploaded by the proper parties wishing to utilize our services.
If you wish to delete your account please email us at email@example.com and we will take care of it as soon as we can.
We suggest you have as much information available as possible in order for our system to create a fully complete and detailed Film Page for your content.
Our submission form requires mandatory information such as:
Title, Logline, Synopsis
Director, Screenwriter, and Cinematographer
Technical Specs (runtime, production budget, film nationality, release date)
Genre and tags
In addition, we recommend that you include a final cut of the film, trailer, extras, stills, poster, and information about your avails and licensing.
There are two ways:
One draft at a time via our submission form.
Bulk upload via a CSV template. Click here for more information on Bulk uploads.
Not necessarily. We’ve created a very smart system backed by an extensive film database. Once you open the submission form and begin typing the title in the search bar, the system will populate potential matches. When you see your film, click on it, and the submission form will auto-populate with the information we have on file. Please double-check and make sure all the required fields are filled in with the proper information.
Yes. Click on the “Import Catalogue” button that you will find on the “Draft” page. We will ask you to upload a CSV file containing info about each piece of content you wish to upload. For detailed instructions please check the CSV Import guide here.
Exeest focuses on premium video content that is seeking a sale or licensing deal. Users may upload content that is either long form, episodic, or short form, and of a narrative, animation, documentary, or special type. We do not currently allow advertising, showreels, or content that may be found on or is designed for Vimeo or YouTube.
Exeest only requires ‘preview’ quality. We support standard video formats such as MP4, AVIs, Mov, etc. Whenever possible, HD quality with solid compression is preferred to give buyers the best possible experience when screening.
Yes, once your Company is verified, we will give you access to an admin panel, where you can add new members to your account and assign users different types of roles and levels of access.
You can access your Company admin panel by clicking on the “burger menu” in the top left corner of the page.
Owner: Complete control over all platform operations, including the ability to change your Company info, add, edit, and delete team members and monitor their activities. This user can upload and manage content as well as interact with team members’ titles.
Admin: Partial control over platform operations. This user can upload and manage content as well as view Company member activities, without the ability to interact with their content.
Content Manager: This user can upload and manage content, but does not have permission to see other Company member activities.
By clicking on the left side menu of the page. Once you open the side menu click on “Orders”, where you will be able to find all details about every submission you have made on the platform.
In “My Projects” you can see all of the projects you have uploaded yourself. In “Company Projects” you can see all of the projects that your entire team has uploaded. Please be aware that only users with the role of Owner or Admin will be able to have access to the “Company Projects” page.
No, there is no limit so please feel free to upload as many pieces of content as you’d like to display to buyers.
Every piece of content uploaded on the platform will remain until you decide to have it removed.
Yes, you can add or exclude a Pitch Deck, Script/Series Bible, Evaluations, Technical Specs and Availabilities. You can also control whether or not you want to allow the person to download the Pitch Deck or Script/Series Bible.
Sellers will pay a one-time upload fee for each piece of content submitted to the platform. Additionally, based on the needs of each seller, packages with differing amounts of screeners will be available to purchase for sending title pages directly to buyers. Click here to see the Pricing Plans.
Yes. If you are interested in uploading a catalogue of films and/or believe you may be eligible for a volume discount, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We accept Paypal and major Debit or Credit Cards.
Once you have signed up for Exeest, you will receive an email with a promo code that you can apply the first time you are uploading content on our platform. If you are uploading multiple movies at the same time, the most expensive movie will be free. You will be able to type in the code when you arrive at your cart just before proceeding to checkout.
Security is a top priority given the unique sensitivity of the content we are helping to license and sell. We use sophisticated DRM and QR code/watermark technology that applies protection to each piece of content on every web browser and viewing device. We will utilize Two-Factors Authentication each time a guest starts watching content on the platform.
No. The content that you upload on our platform will be shown only to you, your team members, and any guest that you shared the content with.
Yes. You can create and manage individually unique links that allow you to create passwords, set viewing expiration dates, or limit the number of plays when sharing your content with certain people.
A screener is an advance screening of a film, television series or other content sent to critics, awards voters, potential buyers or licensors, and other film industry professionals, including producers and distributors.
From the Film Page or the Projects section of the platform, click “Share Project” on the right side of the page. Type in the guest’s email address or generate a direct link and, if you’d like, set an expiration date, password, and the number of plays available for your screening.
Yes. Create a private screener invitation by going to the Film Page or Projects section of the platform and clicking “Share Project” on the right side of the page. You can enter multiple email addresses on the same invitation. Or, if you have clicked “Generate Link”, you can send it to whomever you’d like to screen your content.
On your Film Page, you can find analytics about the engagement of your screeners such as who you’ve sent invitations to, if they’ve been opened, etc.
Yes. On your Film Page, you can manage access to the links you have shared. You can disable a link for everyone that has received it, or turn off access at the individual level.
Yes. On your Film Page you can see key analytics and information regarding your content and the engagement it’s experiencing.