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Why should you have a strong creative vision – and the ability to communicate it? Useful tips to make every frame count, from an award-winning indie filmmaker.
What cameras are commonly used in the world of independent filmmaking? Which offer the most bang for your buck? We compare 6 of the most popular options.
Comedy is deeply personal – so how do you engage a wider audience? Here are 3 short films to inspire the humor in your filmmaking.
2 top casting directors describe the art of building a film’s cast successfully, from finding and auditioning actors to maintaining effective team communication.
Finding the rhythm and emotion of your film one cut at a time, with fantastic insights from this video essay describing the art of editing.
Discover the power of pre-production to drive your indie film from script to screen, with tips from the director of “Twilight”.
Your film’s visuals can speak without words. Here are 3 examples to inspire you to show, not (just) tell.