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With ‘Logan Lucky,’ Soderbergh Hopes to Change Film’s Business Model
Distribution 8th Aug 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, distribution

I want movie studios to keep their grubby paws off my money. And I want complete control over how my films are marketed.
Enter To Win StudentFilmmakers’ Summer Shorts Contest
Opportunities 7th Aug 2017
With prizes totaling over $16,000, StudentFilmmakers’ annual Summer Shorts contest is a great way to showcase your short film, with categories for professionals as well as college and high school students.
3 Essential Indie Film Distribution Tips from Peter Broderick
Distribution 7th Aug 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, distribution, film distribution

Peter Broderick is an expert on film distribution for indie films. His company, Paradigm Consulting, helps filmmakers design and implement state-of-the-art financing, distribution, and outreach strategies.
Actors : How to Make the Film Crew Love You
Acting 7th Aug 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice

When it comes to working on set, there are a few things actors need to keep in mind to help set run smoothly
Watch: How a 2-Minute Short Can Launch Your Career
Film & Television 7th Aug 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, Annabelle, David F. Sandberg

'Annabelle: Creation' director David F. Sandberg shares his remarkable journey from short filmmaker in Sweden to top Hollywood horror director.
Caspar Lee Invests In Influencer Marketing Startup, Joins Company As Chief Innovation Officer
Social Media 7th Aug 2017

social media, YouTube, Casper Lee

South African YouTube star Caspar Lee is stepping behind the camera to hone his business acumen.
Take a First Look at RED Hydrogen One
Technical 4th Aug 2017

smart phone, RED Hydrogen One

RED’s new Hydrogen smartphone is now more than just an announcement. But where’s the footage?
So Your Child Has an Interview With a Talent Rep? How to Prepare
Acting 4th Aug 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice, child actors

As a parent, you can help your child actor prep for his or her first big meeting with a rep.
No Crew, No Problem: How to Shoot a Film by Yourself
Film & Television 3rd Aug 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

Here are some things to think about when shooting a film all by your lonesome.
The Perks of Being an Extra
Acting 3rd Aug 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice, extras

If you’re a new actor who wants to break into TV or film, you may wonder what it’s like to work on a professional set. Some actors worry that if they nab even a small role in a big project before ever stepping foot on a set, it could add stress to what should be an amazing experience.