independent film budget

How To Fix Your Independent Film Budget Like A Boss

Creating an independent film budget requires that you get very creative. Unlike studio productions, as an independent filmmaker, you have limited resources. After you break the screenplay into a schedule and a budget, you’ll quickly find the gap between the money you have and the money you need. When it comes to fixing your independent … Read More

survive the movie business

How To Survive The Movie Business

Surviving the Movie Industry in times of change is similar to surviving other industries going through change. Necessitated by the need for cash (survival), many of you will be forced to see the world as an entrepreneur. Even if you aren’t ready, you may have to learn how to produce your own profitable movies…

Selling the Movie You Haven’t Made

For years I’ve said that the best part about going to the movies is the very beginning. No, not the opening credits, I’m talking even before that.  When the mega studio logo slowly resolves on the screen and you hear the familiar anthem letting you know something special is about to happen. The movie might … Read More