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How I remember nearly everything I read / watch

You're looking particularly resplendently marvelous today! I just got back from Rome (it was my birthday last week) a...

You're looking particularly resplendently marvelous today! I just got back from Rome (it was my birthday last week) a...

The Problem With The Film Industry

Okay, You know this industry is flawed. I know this industry is flawed.  Why is it so&nbs...

Okay, You know this industry is flawed. I know this industry is flawed.  Why is it so&nbs...

The Ultimate Guide To Sales Agents

You know my stance on what’s wrong with this industry.   The problem? You’re a talented indie filmmaker b...

You know my stance on what’s wrong with this industry.   The problem? You’re a talented indie filmmaker b...

What advice do you have for this filmmaker?

Everyday I get emails like this: You warm my heart out of its ordinarily iceberg state. But just as often, I g...

Everyday I get emails like this: You warm my heart out of its ordinarily iceberg state. But just as often, I g...

The Ultimate Guide To Indie Film Budgeting

I know what you’re thinking. “OMG Curt... How do you put out such OUTSTANDING content, on a weekly basis -- for F...

I know what you’re thinking. “OMG Curt... How do you put out such OUTSTANDING content, on a weekly basis -- for F...

The Sweat Sandwich Technique: Teaching Others to Value Your Work

Last week I asked you to choose which online course you wanted. And the results are in. Overwhelmingly you chose w...

Last week I asked you to choose which online course you wanted. And the results are in. Overwhelmingly you chose w...

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 To Stand Out At Film Festivals (Exact Step by Step)

I saw something today I’ll never forget. There was this guy on a unicycle on Bloor doing tricks while riding, and i...

I saw something today I’ll never forget. There was this guy on a unicycle on Bloor doing tricks while riding, and i...

19 Things A Film Investor Wants And Demands

Let's get straight to it. Last week I told you why investors do NOT care about your business plan nearly as...

Let's get straight to it. Last week I told you why investors do NOT care about your business plan nearly as...

The Problem With The Film Industry (3 pillars of filmmaking)

Okay, You know this industry is flawed. I know this industry is flawed. Why is it so hard...

Okay, You know this industry is flawed. I know this industry is flawed. Why is it so hard...