So you’ve got a script for a film project and you are EAGER to get it made. You know THIS is the story you want to tell. The piece you’re ready to pour your heart and soul and time into. But how do you make it? What are the steps you need to take to […]
When you look at the most recent Academy Awards for gender inclusion, it is surprising that of the non-acting categories, only twenty percent of the nominees are women. A balanced view of equality is something audiences are supporting. People want to see a reflection of their world in the world you are creating. Your film must […]
Planning a Kickstarter starts with a compelling idea for your film. For many filmmakers, our hometowns and their particular micro-cultures and institutions inspire many of the stories we’d like to tell. In our minds, we all want to be Mark Twain, sharing tales of our childhood on the banks of the mighty Mississippi. For me, […]
In this filmmaking article, Carole Lee Dean provides a solid strategy for generating sticky story ideas your audience will love.
Want to know how to make a documentary? Where is this documentary going to be shown (or where do you envision it being shown)? Who is your targeted/primary audience? Answering these questions helps you determine…
When it comes to film directing, Jenn Page has directed several Independent feature films. Having worked with some of Hollywood’s top talent, she stopped by Filmmaking Stuff to share some lessons learned as a director. When it comes to film directing, you are completely responsible for everything on your movie set, one way or another. […]