We were down to 2 weeks before we would run out of money. … More Fame without Fortune Part 4: Weak faith.
For the first time in over 3 years, I picked up a camera again. … More Fame without Fortune Part 3: Awakened.
There’s something interesting about emptying yourself of yourself. … More Fame without Fortune Part 2: Lessons learned.
When they put me in a director’s chair in front of a tv monitor, I felt like I’d had my arms chopped off. … More Directing from the viewfinder.
Academia is incapable of teaching you how to be a successful independent filmmaker. … More Why I skipped film school: I’d rather learn on the job.
Suddenly, the gaps in my directing resume are filled in with my cinematographer’s experience. … More How to finance your film with your cinematographer’s reel.
The pressures on a director during the production of a feature motion picture are beyond enormous. … More What a First-time Director needs from his Cinematographer.
Any talent agency that charges you money to be represented is a scam, pure and simple. … More 5 Steps to beginning your acting career.
Nothing sells BMWs quite like destroying them with gunfire from a helicopter. … More Branding Films vs. Marketing Films.
Everyone loves watching movies, but have you ever considered how great filmmakers get their start? Like every other business, the film production world has its wild dreamers who defy the odds to prove themselves worthy among the masters of their craft. These are the independent filmmakers, and they are some of the greatest examples of … More 5 leadership skills you can learn from indie filmmakers.