How To Find Investors For Your Movie

If you ever wondered how to get money to make your movie, you're not alone. As filmmakers, many of us would rather focus on our filmmaking - And if we had it our way, we would save the go-get-movie-money for a producer. Back when I started my filmmaking career, I crossed my fingers a lot, hoping that some producer would magically appear in my life, discover my  brilliant … [Read more...]

Film Scheduling

For those of you considering producing your first feature, hiring a good 1st Assistant director is an invaluable part of the process. Why? Well a 1st AD is in charge of taking your screenplay, breaking it down and providing the initial schedule. That information is later used to budget your movie. And the budget is used in your business plan - which is used to attract potential … [Read more...]

New Screenwriting System

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In a previous post, I mentioned how my world (as an indie producer) would be a lot more fun if all the screenwriters who pitched me movie ideas actually had a finished screenplay. As you probably know, there are lot of folks with amazingly awesome ideas, but for the most part - those ideas never make their way to finished material. Why is this? You probably have your own … [Read more...]