Let your work speak! :Film Creativity

How many creatives do you know who were great writers and art directors and shitty CDs? They’re indecisive, less than clear with their feedback, or worse yet, unable to let go, holding on too tight to the work themselves. Mark, to his credit, is crowdsourcing advice and tips from the CDs he knows and worked […]

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Simple tips for shooting outdoors :indie filmmaking

You’d think that filming outdoors would be a pretty simple thing to pull off. However, all of the same concerns you have on a controlled set will pop up when you’re working outdoors, and chief among those concerns is lighting. And, as we should all know by now — visual storytelling is all about lighting. So, if […]

Make a hit with your no budget film!

Use as little money to make your film as humanly possible. This mandate challenges artists to work with only the resources and tools available and make the most of them… without starving their crews. Tip 1: Make “Low-Budget” “Slow-Budget” “My favorite thing to do on a low-budget project is to take it slow. As budgets […]

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Independent shortfilmmaking : what directors want you to be?

what casting directors really want you to know? The real deal, the down and dirty—as long as they could stay anonymous.  the list you’re about to read, hoping it would be useful! 1. Be completely off-book when you attend a callback. You embarrass us in front of our clients when you show up and still do not […]

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