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Tonic TV Network & Productions, LLC

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FAQ

What is TonicTV Network?

TonicTV Network is a subscription streaming television service available on Roku and in the future other OTT/Connected TV platforms. Our goal is to provide independent filmmakers with the opportunity for distributing and earning money for their content while providing unique and one of a kind storytelling to viewers.

How much does Tonic TV Network cost?

TonicTV Network offers a free subscription with limited viewing and a $1.99/month upgraded subscription for unlimited movies and television shows. Your subscription fee helps offset the costs of providing indie filmmakers with a distribution platform.

What kinds of movies and shows will I find onTonic TV Network?

Tonic TV Network will feature a wide variety of independent feature films and television shows, including short films and web series, for all audiences. We accept submissions from filmmakers and content creators worldwide and also acquire and curate our own content.

How do I subscribe to Tonic TV Network?

You can find Tonic TV Network in the Roku Channel Store under “Movies & TV” or you can click here to add Tonic TV Network via the web.

How do I submit my film to Tonic TV Network?

You can submit your film here.

Is there a fee for submitting my film to Tonic TV Network?

Yes. We charge a one-time $49 on-boarding fee. This fee covers content ingestion and video encoding, setup of your payment account and helps offset costs of storage and delivery (CDN) for your content while it builds viewership. This fee is only refundable if your film is not accepted.

How much does Tonic TV Network pay me for my film?

We pay 50% of the gross revenue earned from monetizing and distributing your film on the Tonic TV Network channel. This includes 50% of all advertising revenue generated while viewers watch it, as well as 50% of any and all paid VOD “rentals” or “ad-free” versions.

Can I still distribute my film elsewhere?

Yes you can. You grant Tonic TV Network a non-exclusive license to monetize and distribute your film on the Tonic TV Network channel in exchange for a monthly revenue share. You are free to distribute your film anywhere else. However, if you sign an exclusive deal with an aggregator or distributor you will need to tell them your film is on Tonic TV Network.

Does Tonic TV Network offer distribution to other platforms like Netflix or Hulu?

No. This is something to look into in the future.

How does Tonic TV Network pay me for my Content?

We pay you monthly for the previous month’s earnings. Payouts can be made via Paypal or check. We will look into other platforms for payouts in the near future. Payouts are made the last week of every month for the previous month’s earnings.

How much can I earn with my film?

That all depends on how many people watch it! The more viewers you get, the more you earn. We suggest you tell everyone you know you’re on Tonic TV Network. Tell your friends and family, and tell your fans!

Does Tonic TV Network offer viewer data and reporting?

We provide comprehensive reports monthly. Reports include a variety of viewer statistics, total views, total earnings and more. Reports are sent via email the first week of the month for the previous month.

Who owns Tonic TV Network?

Tonic TV Network is owned by Tonic TV Network & Productions, LLC based in Chicago, IL.

How do I contact Tonic TV Network?

You can contact us anytime via our Contact Form.