Cheryl Laughlin talks with Hush Money's Terrell Lamont about the ins and outs of screenwriting for microbudget films and how to make every scene work double time.
'Nobody Knows Anything (except William Goldman)' is an upcoming documentary feature about two-time Academy Award-winning screenwriter, bestselling novelist, non-fiction author and playwright William Goldman.
Kim Garland interviews writer/director Chris Sparling on his journey to getting his breakout film — BURIED — made and his thriving career today.
Paul Peditto discusses the casting and audition process for making your Micro-Budget film.
Despite how great a screenplay may be, the director will often cut the scene the screenwriter loves. Change is an inescapable reality of the movie business.
Pre-production planning can't always guarantee a smooth film production. Entertainment Attorney Christopher Schiller gives tips for flexibility on set.
Befuddled by financing? Confounded by crowdfunding? Perplexed by… okay, I’m going to quit while I’m ahead. I’m honored to have had the opportunity to interview Cindy Baer, a critically-acclaimed filmmaker and co-founder of Patron of the Arts (POTA), a non-profit organization that believes that art and film are vital parts of a healthy community, and offers...
Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! It’s time to get down to brass tacks, the nitty gritty, the bottom line. How are you going to fund your web series? As I suggested in my last article on Reverse Budgeting, you may be funding it yourself out of your own pocket....
The theory behind it is simple. Normally, you would add up all of your expenses line item by line item, and then calculate a total at the end. With Reverse Budgeting, however, you start at the bottom and put the total at the top.
If you’ve never produced before, the process can become daunting and overwhelming quickly. One thing leads to another and costs and responsibilities can snowball into infinity before you know it. As the Producer of your web series, you are the Ringleader, the Big Kahuna, the Top Dog–the Buck Stops With You. Ultimately the success...