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For film aficionados and cinema enthusiasts alike.
You Will Need
- Important friends
- Internet access
- Job on a film set
- Old cinema to run
Move to a major city
Move to a major city as studios give away sneak preview passes in areas with large, diverse populations.
Get to know somebody important
Rub elbows with important people at a radio or television station with access to sneak preview tickets and passes.
Join studio mailing lists
Join a studio mailing list as they will often offer sneak preview opportunities to specific demographics hoping to cash in on good word of mouth.
Start a blog
Start a blog and write movie reviews. Studios contact critics with sneak preview opportunities in hopes of getting good reviews.
Scan movie sites
Scan popular movie sites that post blogs, reviews, and the latest news as they will often promote sneak preview opportunities for certain films.
Work on a film
Work on a film, even if you're at the bottom of the totem pole, to get an invite to the cast and crew screening before the official film premiere.
Start your own theatre
Buy and fix up an old cinema. Then get yourself invited to a sneak preview of the latest film with hopes it will be shown on your screen.