Do You Invest In Movies?

Do You Invest In Movies

Do You Invest In Movies? That is the question. The problem is, most filmmakers are having trouble finding people who actually invest in movies. Find out why…

Filmmaking the Hard Way

Filmmaking The Hard Way

If you’ve been visiting filmmaking stuff for any length of time, you know that I am rather bullish on the ways new methods in film distribution is shaping our industry. Never before have audiences been so fragmented. And never before have filmmakers had the vast array of distribution tools available. There is no doubt that […]

Get Your Movie To Market Fast

Get Movie To Market

When news of our first feature went viral, thousands of raving fans flooded our website. At the time we were Ill-equipped to handle the influx. We had no lead capture system in place and our social media strategy was non-existent. And because we were so focused on landing a dream distribution deal, we had no idea […]

How To Grow Your Filmmaking Fanbase


Filmmakers need an audience. Without an audience, you have no business. Many filmmakers ignore this part of the process. And let’s be honest, building an audience sounds a lot less sexy than actually making the movie. But here is the deal. Traditional film distribution once revolved around shipping physical product. There were fixed costs and […]

Future Proof Your Film


Film distribution is changing. In addition to the major marketplaces, there are about 200 platforms (and growing) where you can feature your movie. The common thread between all these marketplaces is, they want technically sound, profitable content. If you have been been reading Filmmaking Stuff for any length of time, you know how much I […]

Who Else Wants To Make A Movie?


Whenever I give talks on modern moviemaking, there is invariably someone in the audience who asks if I would personally produce his or her brilliant idea into a movie. In answering this question, I have to ask why the person wants to make movies? “Because I want to be famous.” At this point my jaw […]