As you create your next script, Marty Lang suggests thinking like a production manager may help it stand out among the pack.
Manny Fonseca tells the true story of one legendary script that spent pretty much close to twelve years stuck in development hell.
Jason Buff suggests if you want to sell your low-budget indie film, don't do it by writing the script first. He's got 5 great steps to take to help you find funding and distribution early in the game.
Shawn Tolleson had a spontaneous post-film screening Q&A and one big question overshadowed them all… How did you get that dang film into production?
Danny Manus explains how studios producing to competitive release dates instead of producing for the best quality film is one cause of box office bombs.
Paul Peditto discusses the making of his film 'Jane Doe,' starring Calista Flockhart.
Pre-production planning can't always guarantee a smooth film production. Entertainment Attorney Christopher Schiller gives tips for flexibility on set.
Christopher Schiller takes you into pre-production of his short film to shed some light on the challenges of independent filmmaking.
Dan Goforth asks entertainment attorney Stacey Davis to tell filmmakers the things they need to know to get their film off the page and into production.
A buddy of mine, journalist and screenwriter Jeremy Burgess, recently co-wrote his first short film for production, Dead Saturday. He already had a director involved, they’d scouted out shooting locations, and they were looking to yell, “Action!” as soon as possible. Of course, there were some things they still needed… Like a lead actor… Generally, this would be where...