For those of you following filmmaking stuff, you know that I have been working on an awesome and comprehensive filmmaking book for quite some time. I am pleased to announce that the filmmaking book is almost complete. (Update - the book is complete and available here.) One of the biggest … [Read more...] about Future filmmaking BOOK Coming Soon!
I love Kevin Smith's attitude towards modern movie distribution. If you're like most independent filmmakers, what Kevin was able to accomplish from his days of Clerks has been amazing. Back then, he not only dreamed the Sundance Dream, but he realized the dream. The Sundance dream is the idea … [Read more...] about Keven Smith talks Movie Distribution
Earlier this week, Sheri Candler was spreading word of mouth about a test screening of Gary King's indie film musical: How Do You Write A Joe Schermann Song. So I did something I haven't done for awhile - I got out from behind my computer screen to meet and mingle with some new filmmakers … [Read more...] about The Secret Society Of Modern Indie Filmmakers
If you're an independent filmmaker focused on finding a great distribution deal, you know it's a tricky world. As a result of VOD as well as declining retail options, many traditional DVD distributors are offering some really bad deals. This week's guest post comes from Sheri Candler. Sheri is … [Read more...] about Independent Film Distributor Report Card
After exploring all the wonderful filmmaking information here at Filmmaking Stuff, you may benefit from putting some other blogs on your reading list. So to that end, I'd like to point out a few of my filmmaking favorites: Jon Reiss' Website Jon Reiss wrote the famed book Think Outside The Box … [Read more...] about 5 Awesome Filmmaking Websites