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Not Taking No For An Answer – How Director Robin Bain Got Her Movie...

Robin Bain's feature film GIRL LOST tackles the very real issue of underage prostitution as told through the eyes of a wayward teen. GIRL...

If You Can Make It In New York, You Can Make It Anywhere by...

  Film Courage: Where did you grow up?  Kyle McIlhone: It’s small town in Quebec, Canada called Georgeville. A nice, quiet town with a population I...

Acting Is A 24/7 Career, Not A 9-To-5 Job by Karan Choudhary of NEW...

Film Courage: Where did you grow up? Karan Choudhary: I was born and raised in a small town called Faridabad in India. I'm the youngest in a close-knit family...

I Used Emotion Of That Period After College When You Don’t Quite Know What...

  Film Courage: What prompted you go be a political science major at Princeton? Sean Hartofilis: I played lacrosse in college, which required a substantial time...

When Writing My Web Series, It Was More About Getting Something Out There By...

Film Courage: What was life like growing up?    Nathan Alan Bunker: Growing up in Michigan was great.  I lived in a small town with dirt...

Go to Los Angeles. Go Make a Movie. Q and A with Filmmaker/Professor Justin...

Film Courage: Where did grow up?  What sparked an interest in film? Justin Liberman: I grew up on the road, traveling around New England from one...

How 9 Months of Unemployment Was the Catalyst to a Filmmaking Career by John...

Film Courage: Where did you grow up? John Goshorn: I grew up rurally, in the shadow of the Blue Ridge Mountains outside the small town of Bedford,...

Student Filmmakers Ages 13-18! A Chance to Win Up to $5,000 from American Bankers...

Jeni Pastier – Senior Manager Financial Education, American Bankers Association Foundation   The American Bankers Association Foundation knows how much teens love to talk about money, or...

New York Filmmaker J.Y. Chun On Her New Film COVER about Identity, Perception, and...

Film Courage: Where did you grow up? J.Y. Chun:  I was born in Seoul and raised in Brooklyn.  Film Courage:  When you moved to New York,...

Exploring Prejudices In And Outside Family – Dominique Schilling On Her Film A REASON

  Film Courage:  How is the music industry similar to the film industry? Dominique Schilling:  There are a lot of similarities in structure, but the differences...

We Understand That For Short Films, Shorter Is Better But We Had To Stay...

    Film Courage:  How did you develop the idea for your short film CANDY & RONNIE? Skyko:  Lucy and I (Skyko) developed a friendship with actor...

If You Want to Self-Produce Work, It Is Important To Surround Yourself Well By...

If You Want to Self-Produce Work, It Is Important To Surround Yourself Well By THE CYCLOTRON's Christine Falco   Film Courage:  Where did you grow up? Christine...

A Film Score Can Sometimes Save a Movie by Composer and Filmmaker Alexander Tovar

  Film Courage:   Where did you grow up? Alexander Tovar:  I was born in Los Angeles, between Silver Lake and Koreatown in 1984. My...

After Years On Set As An Actor, I Also Learned How To Produce Movies...

Lawrence Adisa - Actor and Producer for BnB Hell Available June 15th, 2017 on Vimeo here   Film Courage:  Where did you grow up? Lawrence Adisa:  I...

The Horror and Comedy of Election Night 2016 – Q and A with WEIRD...

  Film Courage:  Where did you grow up? Scott Dunn:  I grew up in Mahomet, Illinois - super small town. We lived out in the...

Every Year There Are A Small Number Of Unexplained Crop Circles – Q and...

  Film Courage: Where did you grow up? Jonnie Hurn: At the time I thought my childhood was a bit dull but looking back now I...

I Pointed the Lens at Everyday Life in Syria Ever Since My Father Bought...

  Film Courage: Where did you grow up? Elias Matar: I was born in Berkeley, California, where my father was finishing his doctoral degree. When...

I Bring All Filmmaking Tools at My Disposal Amplifying a Theme, Balancing That With...

Film Courage: Where did you grow up? Tom Sands (Director/Producer): I grew up in a town called Tunbridge Wells in the south of England....

Writer/Director Chris Craddock on Working with Actor Alan Thicke in IT’S NOT MY FAULT...

  Film Courage: Where did you grow up?   Chris Craddock: I was born to a religious family in Kitchener Ontario. It was loving, but strict, and...
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What 21-Year-Olds Should Know About Hollywood by Bill Duke

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DSLR Tips For Filmmakers by Kevin Knoblock

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