When I was working to produce my first feature, I had no idea what I was doing. I knew I wanted to see my name in the credits, but didn’t know how to do it. Fortunately, I also had the phone number of someone who had … [Read more...] about Asking For Filmmaking Advice
Image via Wikipedia I'm going to ask a few questions today and also take us back in time... Have you ever watched a movie where the story seemed like it was just a bunch of Visual Effects, with no … [Read more...] about Increase the production value of your movie
This is Robert Rodriguez's advice to filmmakers in his 10 minute film school. I found this to be totally inspirational when I first started. His advice is classic. If you haven't read his book Rebel Without a Crew, you need … [Read more...] about Robert Rodriguez’s 10 minute film school.
Image via Wikipedia As you probably know, there are several different types of movie producers in the industry. With all the different titles, sometimes trying to figure out who does what and why, can be a little … [Read more...] about Producing
Image via Wikipedia When I was in college, I took a sales job, selling spas at local carnivals to raise money for my first 16mm film. The first few weeks were pretty tough. Aside from the fact most people who visit a … [Read more...] about Don’t Ask, Don’t Get