Should You Go To Film School?

If you're just starting out as a filmmaker, deciding if you should attend a traditional film school is something you need to decide. And it's a costly decision - some of my friends here in Los Angeles are over fifty-thousand dollars in debt. While most of my friends value having a college education, all agree that having a  film school degree will not guarantee success in … [Read more...]

Learn Filmmaking Without The Fluff

When I was first starting my filmmaking career, I thought long and hard about the prospect of film school. At the time, I figured a degree from one of the top film schools would increase my odds of garnering success. Now, after having worked in the game for awhile, I can honestly tell you that very few people, if any, have asked me where I went to film school. Here are 5 … [Read more...]

1 Week Movie

Image via Wikipedia Time is money. You've heard this. We all have. And if you're not a huge film production company with a big budget, then getting your movie in the can sooner, rather than later, could mean the difference between success and failure. Many film schools teach students to become efficient with time. But when you're working with your own money, renting your … [Read more...]