Everyone, no matter what walk of life or career they’re in, wants to feel like their work matters for something. … More Fame without Fortune – Part 5: Becoming Fearless
For the first time in over 3 years, I picked up a camera again. … More Fame without Fortune Part 3: Awakened.
The part of the “Fame and Fortune” story that no one hears about is the plethora of those who only get the fame, while someone else runs off with the fortune. … More Fame without Fortune: Part 1
99% of people in film/tv have spent or will spend the majority of their careers working on material that nobody wants to watch. … More The Creative Drain.
At some point if you’re going to be not just a storyteller, but a great storyteller, you have to get over yourself. … More Storytelling: The Art of Listening.
And then I came to the realization: My life’s work has been meaningless. … More Announcing “Fearless” – Telling the one story that matters.
The new Gospel of Personal Liberty that’s engulfed social media users has the mantra that says “I am free to say whatever I want and do whatever I want – without consequence.” … More Dear Celebrity: I liked you more before social media.
The notion that buying a piece of gear magically makes you a filmmaker is analogous to buying yourself an Indycar and declaring yourself to be Helio Castroneves. … More Cameras don’t tell stories. They just take pictures.
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.
It only takes a second for something small and valuable to walk away from your set – and never be seen again! … More #FilmSchoolFriday: Minding your surroundings.