Social Media and the Myth of the Master

Update: 01/17/11 IRONY ALERT! After posting this article I was followed by several"Social Media Experts" via automated keyword Bots. They obviously never read the article;)...

Nobody Filmmaking by Filmmaker Christopher J. Boghosian

Nobody Filmmaking by Filmmaker Christopher J. Boghosian   I’m a nobody filmmaker: I don’t have a recognizable name nor a recognizable film. In essence, most of...

Making Our DIY Moment Matter by Zachary Levy

Aw man, I am thinking. Last Thursday’s New York Times is up on my computer screen and I’m looking at the virtual front page,...

Lucas McNelly – A Year Without Rent

Earlier this year, I made a film in the middle of nowhere called UP COUNTRY, a thriller about a fishing trip gone wrong, set...

5 Crowdfunding Tips That Sound Like Common Sense (….but are often missed)

As I write this, I am 56% of the way to reaching the funds requested for my second consecutive film-related crowd funding endeavor. The...

All I Want for Christmas… A Wish List for the Entertainment Industry

 I’m not particularly known for being motivated by the traditional “Holiday” thing. I’m more of a “Halloween” kind of guy than a “Christmas” elf!...

Shoot to Kill – Inside the Making of All God’s Creatures by Josh Folan

  Filmmaking of any scope is hard, and there is a direct linear relationship between the lack of production funding and the pain in the...

Can Indie Filmmakers Unite to Create a Brand?

In October I was fortunate enough to attend the Matador Records 21st Anniversary concert in Las Vegas.  Amidst all the aging fans of indie...

From My Kitchen Table to the World: Distributing Paradise Recovered

At the Q&A after the World Premiere of Paradise Recovered at Heartland Film Festival in October, an excited audience member asked us:  “Who do...

FIND Filmmaker Forum 2010 by David Branin

Karen Worden and I had the privilege of attending Film Independent’s Filmmaker Forum for the second straight year. It’s easy to think that this...
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