Before you whip out your smartphone camera, learn from Asmara Bhattacharya, a tired festival screener, what mistakes to avoid for film festival success.
Cheryl Laughlin interviews director Leah Warshawksi of the documentary film 'Big Sonia' – on women in films, finding the truest version of your story, and the #SmallMattersBig push for an Academy Award nomination.
'Bumpin Uglies' Brazilian waxes conventional-indie expectations in Susie Griswold’s first full-length feature which she co-directed, co-produced and co-starred with Kevin Craig West of MoBetta Films.
Marty Lang shares screenwriting contests run by local and state governments. If your script meets their guidelines, you might qualify for resources to make your film!
The Reagan Show is composed of network news broadcasts, Hollywood films and the largely unseen raw footage shot by the White House Television Office crew.
This month marks the 35th anniversary of the release of one of the all-time great movies: E.T.: The Extra-terrestrial, Steven Spielberg’s wonderful cinematic fable about a 10-year-old boy from a broken family who befriends an alien. Step behind the scenes to see how E.T. came to life.
Eight Baby Steps to Screenwriter Short Film. Dean Silvers talks with screenwriter Cheryl Laughlin on secret to writer's success – short film as writer showcase.
When you're starting out in Hollywood you have to learn the ropes quick. Manny Fonseca explains that sometimes, it's the person you trust that turns out to be a "scam artist."
Westerns suffer the same naysaying slathered all over romcoms that “Westerns are dead.” Except great Western films are out there just like any other genre.
Nashville Film Festival, plus Southern food and phrases, top Cheryl Laughlin's list of Top 5 Reasons to Travel Nonstop to Nashville and promise to jumpstart your travels.