Raindance New York

Raindance New York supports and promotes independent films and filmmakers by offering film training and networking opportunities in New York.

From new and emerging to industry pros, Raindance provides information and advice on all aspects of film, from shorts, features, documentaries, web series and new media

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Film School Student Loans – Are They Worth It?

Thinking about taking student finance to fund your next film course? According to a report by the Intergenerational Foundation, on average, students will accrue almost £6k in interest charges alone by the time they graduate from university. That is enough money to...

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6 Producing Skills That Saved Directors

Producing is the toughest job in the film industry, alongside directing and producing and all the others. No, filmmaking is not easy. Directors tend to get all the credit for the artistic integrity of the project. Actors will get all the attention. And producers?...

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Why Sound Matters in Movies

I grew up watching cowboy movies on TV, and my enduring memories from those films are the sounds of creaking saddle leather, horses hooves on rocks and bullets ricocheting. Without those sounds the movies would not have been nearly as credible. Fast forward to the...

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