Why Two Movies in One Day Is Good For Filmmakers

Like most filmmakers, I constantly spend my life pushing myself from project to my next project. I have been in LA for close to six years, and in that time, I’ve garnered producer credits on four features. Pretty fun.

But I gotta tell you, as we enter the remaining six months of 2011, I am trying very hard to do a little less grinding, and hopefully finding time to have a lot more fun.

Yesterday I sat through two movies. And during that time, with my phone turned off, I realized once again why it’s awesome to make movies. We make movies because sharing our work with the world is special and magical. We have stories and we need to tell them.

As a filmmaker, it’s essential to recharge your creative batteries at least once a week… I’m interested to know what you do to unwind. Filmmaking comments welcome below >>

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ARTICLE BY Jason Brubaker

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