DPVN (D'EE'P Vision Network), a webcast network station, is one of the most innovative and diversified video distribution companies in the country today. DPVN produces and distributes video content, and incorporates marketing and ad sales proceeds for producers of color who own and create their programs, as well as produce content that is essential to our specific cultural diasporas. DPVN is creating an opportunity for professional producers and videographers to distribute their work to the growing global consumer marketplace, by offering a platform for businesses to connect to their potential buyer. With the growing online mobile community within the African, Asian and Hispanic cultures, DPVN is the first of its kind to provide a diverse station for producers and visual storytellers. DPVN is not a social site, but a station that has social networking elements that allow our unique viewers to stay connected to the pulse of creative and diverse storytelling, that is entertaining and educating.
DPVN Distribution Benefits
Producers that are selected to be on DPVN will become a part of a video network that will internally support their online presence through our marketing programs. DPVN is affiliated with several online radio stations, and is building to build relationship with online media that fite our niche audience.
Producers who are signed to DPVN will receive the following:
- Exclusive Rights To Their Footage
- Program Stat Reports
- 60/40 Direct Advertisement Plan
- Access To Full 5 Media Marketing Group
- Social Site Support
- Internal Marketing
- Internal Syndication Options
DPVN Video Content
In structuring our content for DPVN, we are targeting the 1% of producers of color in the mainstream market and its growing percentage. We are seeking the work of independent artists and producers of color, that have new or existing content in their arsenals, and have been rejected distribution by major labels or other distributors. According to Thomas Umstead of targetmarketnews.com, our efforts will be favorable for the 36% of Asian, 14% of African-American, and 17% of Latin consumers that watch video online each month, compared to just 7% of white viewers.
Type of Video Content
DPVN is looking for programs that are positive and mature in nature, professionally created and entertaining. We are looking for all types of video content from music videos to comedy series. The minimum length of short form footage that we are willing to post is 15 minutes to a maximum of 30 minutes of consistent programming, such as shorts, talk shows or episodes. DPVN is also seeking long form, shorts and documentaries up to 90 minutes long.
DPVN will review all works submitted by our potential patrons. We will review completed work. There is a reviewing fee of $50.00, which is non-refundable. Video reviews are to be submitted via a hard copy to the DPVN headquarters in NY.