Over the last 26 years, I have been asked countless times “How do I get started working in film and TV?” The answer is simple. First contact your state or city film commission. Every state has a film and TV office. Next, you must change what you currently believe is necessary to work in this […]
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.
When it comes to making films, many times you’ll find yourself stuck. Maybe your screenplay has hit a wall. Maybe you’ve been working on your film and can’t find that initial investment. Or perhaps you can’t find the money for post production. Well, there is one technique you can use to get yourself to the […]
Depending on your level of skill, finding a film mentor could be similar a producing partner. If you have a mentor that’s going to show you the ropes, that could easily be a Producing partner. If you’re bringing some kind of value, whether it’d be financing or a killer script or something that that is […]
The filmmaking 101 process can be complicated, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are five filmmaking tips!
There are always a few things that scare me during film production. I’m not talking the “BOO” kind of haunted house spooky scares. It’s more the stuff people say on set, like: “I’m not sure we really got that last scene?” And then I look around and notice our main actor is already out of […]
I know you’re tired. I know you are working a day job that drains all of your energy. But if you don’t finish your screenplay, make your short, or plan your feature this year, who will…