Your writing has to be universal, not just your characters, when considering foreign markets. How to find out if your screenplay is ready to travel.
Filmmaker Dave Christiano shares the process he undertook to independently book film distribution in over 100 theaters for his movie, "Remember the Goal."
Marty Lang shares how utilizing crowdfunding can help you become a more effective networker.
Literary manager Sammy Montana gives advice on how you could fail as a screenwriter, improve your screenplays to make them market ready and increase your odds of success.
The Erwin Brothers bring a new game plan to faith-based films for filmmakers, writers and audiences, challenging them to think bigger - Blockbuster Bigger.
Great screenplay writing has characters that strike a universal core with their audience and allow us to feel empathy.
In the current independent film scene, filmmakers are expected to do much of the marketing of their own films. Since the goals for a short film are often different than for a feature — with learning the craft and gaining exposure often trumping making a profit and securing your next project — short filmmaking...
Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! For many beginner writer-directors, short films are an ideal way to dive into the art and craft of directing. The stakes are much lower than with a feature film, allowing you to experiment and learn from your mistakes, without risking too much capital or...
By Blake Robbins As this Christmas day spent with family and friends comes to a close and my children curl up to drift off to sleep (at least they should – they’ve been up since 2 AM), my thoughts turn back to work and this blog I promised to write. First, I need to...
Donna Hardwick, PR strategist, offers her advice on creating a realistic film marketing budget to get your film the exposure it needs.