Funding

How to Get Funding for a Movie

You can’t shoot a film without funding! Find out how to get funding for a movie from various sources, and information on how to apply here!

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Budgeting

What I Learned From My First Successful Kickstarter

When Corona hit, I realized us creatives finally have the mythical time to work on passion projects (correction: after about a month of being useless). As I write these passion projects, I’m also thinking back on the lessons I learned from a successful crowdfunding campaign I was a part of.

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Budgeting

How To Get More Out Of Your Post Budget

You’ve made your way through pre-pro, crushed it on set, and now it’s time to finish your video or film! Here’s how to run Post smoothly and keep costs under control.

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Checklists

Location Tech Scout Checklist

Location scouting is perhaps one of the most important steps in pre-production. It is simply the selection of shooting locations with consideration of both creative, financial, and logistical parts of film & video production.

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Digital Transformation

Best Websites To Find Your Next Film Shoot Location

With the internet helping every business taking out the middle man – location management for smaller productions is digitally transformed as well. Here are some websites that will help you find and book filming locations online.

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Budgeting

5 Things That May Break Your Budget

Creativity is limitless. However, your resources may be limited. If you are on a budget, there are few elements in film & video production that you may want to revise in your creative or that you may need to save more money to accomplish.

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Checklists

Going Green In Production

Environmental friendly video & film production is easy and affordable. Just with a few tips, early conversations, and conscious decisions, you can save enormous waste and help the public health and the planet.

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General

How they tried to scam my production company

As the economy is opening back up for business, so are the scammers. I had been contacted with a job offer, received a check, and asked to deposit it before any agreement was in place. Here is how the scammers tried to steal money from me.

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General

The Freelancer’s Guide To Landing A Full-Time Job

If you’ve been working freelance most of your career, you may not expect some of the differences between the worlds of full-time and freelance. Here is how to make the transition to a full-time job in the entertainment industry.

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