Many independent filmmakers consider indie film to be sacred and avoid working with studios. Other filmmakers think studio movies are the ONLY movies that count. And they discount indies as a calling card to simply get … [Read more...] about How To Become A Modern Independent Filmmaker
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.
If you're thinking up your next feature film, I suggest you make a horror movie. I am speaking from experience. Our first feature was a silly zombie movie. The production value was horrific. But the movie got a write up in … [Read more...] about 3 Surprising Reasons You Should Make A Horror Movie
I’ve mentored dozens of film students. I’ve met with hundreds. I’ve spoken to thousands. A question I recently asked myself was, “What’s the difference between the people who get a movie made and those who are just stuck … [Read more...] about Get a Movie Made: 5 Things You Need To Know
If you're trying to figure out how to get into the film industry, I am going to share some ideas that would have accelerated my career by a few years. To start this off, let me remind you that film industry success is not … [Read more...] about How to Get Into The Film Industry While You’re Working A Day Job
It's time to make your movie. You can do it. In fact, it doesn't take a whole lot of time or money. It really just takes some creativity. For example, my filmmaker friend Jared always invites me over to help out with his … [Read more...] about Stop Making Excuses And Make Your Movie