7 People Successful Filmmakers Must Have In Their Networks

We all love success stories like Orin Pelli (Paranormal Activity) Daniel Myrick and Eduardo Sanchez (Blair Witch Project) and Damian Chazelle (Lala Land). Thier success stories make great motivational reading. But if you met any one of these filmmakers they’d be the first to tell you that their success has a lot to do with the people they surrounded themselves with.

4 Outstanding Smartphone Film Festivals

As an emerging filmmaker, having access to top-of-the-line, impressive gear is the key to shooting a great film, right? Um, nope. With the rise of smartphone technology, that little device you’re using to text, tweet and play Candy Crush is now one of the greatest tools for low-to-no budget filmmakers. Consider the breakout Sundance hit […]

Filmmakers: Spring Clean Your Career: 6 Tips

When spring breaks and the buds start forming on trees we start to think about a good spring clean. But what about giving your very own career and career strategy a good and thorough spring clean- and shake up your filmmaking career. The 21st century workforce is changing. Filmmaking has been revolutionised through advances in […]

Go From Average To Great Filmmaker: 7 Qualities

What makes a great filmmaker? Or what makes a filmmaker great? I’ve been contemplating this recently. “I used to walk down the street like I was a fucking star… I want people to walk around delusional about how great they can be – and then to fight so hard for it every day that the […]

5 Alternative Ways of Finding Happiness in Movies

On the 20th of March, the world is celebrating International Happiness Day. In 2012, the United Nations created this annual celebration to recognise happiness as a ‘fundamental human goal’. Happiness plays a strong feature in movies, most characters walk through life somehow trying to be happy. It has created the invasive ‘happy ending’ cult in […]