Wanna make movies? Then get debt free and acquire FU money. Why? Having debt kills your filmmaking dreams dead. And while you may not think about it, learning how to manage money is one of the most important traits of a successful, independent filmmaker. A lot of filmmakers get into debt because … [Read more...] about The Indie Filmmaker’s Guide For Smashing Debt (And Acquiring FU Money)
Amazon film distribution offers a great opportunity for filmmakers who want to reach an audience of rabid shoppers. As a transactional video on demand (TVOD) platform, you simply set your price and Amazon pays you 50% of the sale. In a typical release scenario, you would would maximize your … [Read more...] about Why Amazon Film Distribution Is Awesome!
When you think about it, the most magical word for beginning and low-budget filmmakers is: 4K. Mention of it brings to mind the silver screen, movie stars and fantastic images. There's just some juno se qua about the idea of shooting with a 4k camera. When Blackmagic Design announced the … [Read more...] about Overview of Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Screenwriting Tips For Low Budget Filmmaking by Adam Patel I started screenwriting when I was ten. I wrote epic stories that took place in weird and wonderful worlds. They were both spectacular and breath-taking. The only problem was that they would have required a budget in the hundreds of … [Read more...] about Screenwriting Tips For Low Budget Filmmaking
Creating an independent film budget requires that you get very creative. Unlike studio productions, most independent filmmakers do not have unlimited resources. Instead, most indie filmmakers will quickly realize that their budget is out of their price range. If this is you, here are some tips for … [Read more...] about Independent Film Budget