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Your Basic Filmmaking Kit & Crew: A 3-Level Guide
Film & Television 13th Nov 2017

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One of the biggest problems most first-time filmmakers face is that of planning for – and providing – the right resources for the all-important shoot.
10 Commandments of Independent Filmmaking
Film & Television 10th Nov 2017

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Movie making has changed direction big time. The only thing that has stayed the same is that making a movie is hard work; but it’s not difficult if you follow these 10 basic steps:
12 Common Mistakes Film Producers Make
Film & Television 7th Nov 2017

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Tony Morris has had a lifetime of experience working with film producers, old and new, and with film projects large and small. He explains the most common mistakes producers make..
7 People Successful Filmmakers Must Have In Their Networks
Film & Television 19th Oct 2017

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Successful filmmakers know their climb to the top has a lot to do with the people they surround themselves with.
Raindance 15 Second Horror Competition 2017
Opportunities 18th Oct 2017

Raindance, 15 Second Horror Competition

How to Take Part: 1) Shoot a 15-second horror film. 2) Upload it to Youtube.
7 Challenges Facing Independent Filmmakers
Film & Television 23rd Nov 2017

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Here are the seven basic challenges facing fimmakers since the Millennium, and what Elliot Grove believes to be an effective strategic position to take for success.
Compromises Low Budget Filmmakers Make
Film & Television 29th Aug 2017

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Let’s start at the very beginning and see if we can see the sorts of compromises low budget filmmakers make.
5 Low-Budget DIY Filmmaking Hacks
Technical 15th Aug 2017

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You’re a filmmaker, you’re just starting out, you’re broke. We get it. But what if I said to you that you can achieve Hollywood production value for a very low cost.
Starting Your Own Film Company – 5 Tips
Film & Television 21st Jul 2017

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At this point, stop and reflect on the reasons you want to make movies on a more serious level. Is it to make money? To influence people? Or to look cool?