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How to make a living screenwriting

The old system is broken. I know that. You know that. That's why I'm creating a new system for filmmakers -...

The old system is broken. I know that. You know that. That's why I'm creating a new system for filmmakers -...

The 5 types of film investors

People ask me what I do for a living, and I'll say "I'm a filmmaker."  Then they say "Oh! My nephew does that." ...

People ask me what I do for a living, and I'll say "I'm a filmmaker."  Then they say "Oh! My nephew does that." ...

Getting into Hollywood as an indie filmmaker

I'll get straight to it. Just finished up a podcast with Phil Cooke, an international award winning filmmaker from Ho...

I'll get straight to it. Just finished up a podcast with Phil Cooke, an international award winning filmmaker from Ho...

How To Effortlessly Build An Audience As An Indie Filmmaker

There’s a busker in Toronto named Steve. The thing about Steve is that he’s brilliant at what he does. And I mean...

There’s a busker in Toronto named Steve. The thing about Steve is that he’s brilliant at what he does. And I mean...

Getting A-List Talent On Your First Feature / Short Film

You’ve heard the conventional advice on how to “make it” as an artist. BUT it usually boils down to “build an...

You’ve heard the conventional advice on how to “make it” as an artist. BUT it usually boils down to “build an...

How this guy got 300,000 YouTube subscribers

Don’t you hate it when you work your ASS off for something, and people say “you must be so lucky...” You’re l...

Don’t you hate it when you work your ASS off for something, and people say “you must be so lucky...” You’re l...

A conversation with a film critic on what indie films lack (plus networking your way to the top)

Last month I talked to a film critic who gives feedback to major film studios. In this podcast we’re gonna talk about ...

Last month I talked to a film critic who gives feedback to major film studios. In this podcast we’re gonna talk about ...

Crowdfunding and the “red flags” of bad indie films

I was in Chicago recently for a conference (which I’ll tell you more about next week) and something stuck out to me th...

I was in Chicago recently for a conference (which I’ll tell you more about next week) and something stuck out to me th...

Getting distributed, finding an audience, and what your morning ritual can do for filmmaking…

Here with Jason Brubaker of filmmakingstuff.com and distribber.com to give you a different perspective on the filmmaking...

Here with Jason Brubaker of filmmakingstuff.com and distribber.com to give you a different perspective on the filmmaking...

Networking tricks, and the secrets of co-owning a distribution company — Podcast with Liz Taylor

I recently had the pleasure to sit down with Liz Taylor, an indie filmmaker who just started off 2 years yet has accompl...

I recently had the pleasure to sit down with Liz Taylor, an indie filmmaker who just started off 2 years yet has accompl...