As an indie filmmaker on a budget, finding ways to increase the production value of your film is a good strategy to help your film rise above the noise and get noticed. Adding production value means making your film look more expensive than it is. When considering ways to increase the production … [Read more...] about 5 Ways To Increase The Production Value Of Your Film
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.
Color grading will give every film you create a unique vibe. At Filthy Look Films, we have been able to leverage our toolbox to create campaigns ranging from a Wrangler Asia-Pacific spot to a music video for artist 360. I believe that having the right tools for the job is vital. Take the Wrangler … [Read more...] about The Importance Of Color Grading In Your Film
If you're like most entrepreneurial filmmakers, you spend countless hours trying to figure out how to make a living filmmaking so you can quit your day job and do cool stuff. You constantly think of slam dunk projects that could potentially repay investors and also pay your bills. But how? How do … [Read more...] about How To Make A Living Filmmaking So You Can Quit Your Day Job
When it comes to buying camera lenses, some are better for photography and some are better for cinema. Choosing a particular lens an aesthetic decision, based on your needs as a filmmaker. So you will want to become friends with the cameral rental house, rent some lenses and then run a lot of … [Read more...] about The Minimalist Guide to Camera Lenses (For Filmmakers)
When planning your first feature film, you've got to operate under the assumption that you're going to do this, even if you're eating rice three meals a day (or one), while meeting with local TV producers. Robert Rodriguez said anybody can wash away problems with the money hose. What if that hose … [Read more...] about Warning: Planning Your First Feature May Drive You Bonkers