It's time to make your movie. You can do it. In fact, it doesn't take a whole lot of time or money. It really just takes some creativity. A while back my filmmaker friend Jared invited me over to help out with a short project. This is not new. Over the years, Jared has been cranking out short … [Read more...]
At Filmmaking Stuff, we are dedicated to providing filmmaking articles related to production, production equipment (cameras, lighting, audio), film scheduling, budgeting, casting and directing. From time to time, we will also include articles from guest filmmakers. We have provided the following ideas and filmmaking tips so that you can take action and make your movie.
Making a short film is the rite of passage for many new filmmakers. If you have never made a short film, now is the time. Seriously. Not only are there a gazillion film festivals that offer a short movie program, but with websites like YouTube, you have the ability to reach a global … [Read more...]
Looking for filmmaking tips so you can actually get off your butt and make a film? The truth is, you're not alone. To many filmmakers, the challenge of making a movie can feel overwhelming. So I decided to share filmmaking tips so you can take action. Here are five filmmaking tactics to help you … [Read more...]
Making a movie is challenging. There are a lot of elements that must come together. Sometimes you work with good people and this comes easy. And sometimes there is so much to do, that you feel overwhelmed. The following film production checklist will provide a brief overview of the independent … [Read more...]
As an independent filmmaker, the prospect of putting together a project and creating something awesome out of an idea really gets us going. Serious indie filmmakers stop at noting until the movie is actually in the can - or these days - in your hard drive. Still if you've been working to make … [Read more...]