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How To Break Down a Brief
Film & Television 11th Nov 2016

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, briefs

This fantastic guide from D&AD shows you how to break down a brief so that when you write your pitch you are focused on your most important ideas.
5 Tips To Steer Your Directing Career In The Right Direction
Film & Television 10th Nov 2016

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, directing tips, directing

Here are a few tips from the masters so that the big guys with the money will let you direct.
Grab Your Free Actor Release Form Template
Film & Television 10th Nov 2016

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, Free actors release form

Studiobinder have put together an actor release form to help secure the rights to your film.
SABC Programmers Share Wish Lists, Pitching Requirements & More
Film & Television 9th Nov 2016

SABC, pitching requirements

A session at DISCOP shed light on the various models that the national public broadcaster, SABC, is using to commission and acquire content, as well as what types of programming are currently in demand for the channels.
4 Pieces of Advice Werner Herzog Offers Young Aspiring Filmmakers
Film & Television 8th Nov 2016

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, Werner Hertzog

BAFTA Guru sat down with the Oscar-nominated director to talk about his philosophy on filmmaking, as well as what kind of advice he'd give to young aspiring filmmakers.
You Can Now Watch Leonardo DiCaprio’s New Climate Change Documentary for Free
Film & Television 7th Nov 2016

free online films, Before the Flood, Leonardo DiCaprio, Martin Scorsese

The Scorsese-produced 'Before the Flood' premiered at TIFF and is now online courtesy of National Geographic.
StarSat and AFOREVO join forces to elevate local content
Film & Television 7th Nov 2016

StarSat, AFOREVO

Leading PayTV operator StarSat and AFOREVO, home of the best online African entertainment video content, have joined forces to extend the reach across the African continent.
Grab Your Film Location Release Form Template, FREE.
Film & Television 3rd Nov 2016

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, locations, Free Location Release Form

Found the perfect location for your shoot? Then you'll need this release form to cover your bases.
The Ultimate Location Scouting Cheat Sheet for Producers and ADs (with free checklist)
Film & Television 2nd Nov 2016

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, locations, location scouting

The film location scout has found the ‘perfect’ place for next week’s shoot. Sure it may fit the scene, but what if they’ve overlooked some important considerations that could potentially ruin a shoot day?