Stop asking permission to make your first feature… Or for that matter, any movie! In Hollywood, power is measured by your ability to get a movie made. Most people don’t have the power to make movies. In fact, most people only have the power to say “NO!” And if you’re a filmmaker working to make […]
If you’re going to make get money for your movie, make your project more valuable and less risky.
Filmmaking in Hollywood is a tough career. What price will you pay to become successful in Hollywood?
A long time ago, I worked on a short movie with a guy. Long story short, I found out the guy was being untruthful about money. He had hired one of my friends to build our movie website. When confronted, he told me some sort of story that was completely stupid and untruthful. Because he was a “friend,” I gave him the benefit of belief and dropped the subject.
Does a filmmaker need a degree to make movies?
What do you do when your filmmaking sucks? It is tough to admit that a movie you made (that you thought was brilliant) totally sucks. Cringing at the sight of your old work is a good sign. The emotion means that you’re growing as an artist. And after having made a few feature films and […]