As promised in my newsletter, here comes the post about guest blogging. I have never addressed this until now because it has always worked organically, but I’ve started receiving more and more requests from storytellers to write on mentorless.com, and if I always welcome the idea of sharing this space, I am also realizing that many key points […]
This is a guest post by American filmmaker Paul Schattel. Paul has been working for years on both independent films and commercial videos, and is currently hard at work making his fourth feature, American Breakdown. He shares with us some of the knowledge he has acquired to success making a microbudget. (My favorite tip is #5 by […]
I am very happy to introduce this guest post by peers and filmmaker Michael DiBiasio, who you might already know via his twitter and/or his excellent blog. I discovered Michael DiBiasio’s universe thanks to the one and only Edwin Nieves (if that sentence sounds familiar, it’s normal!), and I was immediately drawn by his sincerity while sharing the good and […]
I’m very excited about today’s guest post, written by Keith Lynch, one half of The Brothers Lynch team. The Brothers Lynch is the filmmaking tandem behind the hypnotic music video for The Hope of A Favorable Outcome by Carly Paradis. The video was launched yesterday on vimeo and is closed to reaching 20k as a write this, a pretty groovy […]
I am pleased and honored to introduce today’s guest post by none other that @eanieves, the filmmaker and peer behind the excellent tumblr A Bitter Sweet Life who is currently in post-production for his short film, ‘The Gift‘. The making of The Gift follows a personal and rich journey that Edwin shares with us below as […]
In this Weekly Series Part 5, Gary King tackles the mysterious world of Post-Production, where many movies get lost or saved. If you want to catch up on the previous installments before diving into Part 5, you can read Part 1: Dreaming vs. Doing, Part 2: Films Beget Films, Part 3: 5 Things I Like to Do During […]
Good news peers, Gary King and his excellent guest column are back! If you want to catch up on the previous installments, you can read Part 1: Dreaming vs. Doing, Part 2: Films Beget Films, and Part 3: 5 Things I Like to Do During Pre-Production here. Gary’s Kickstarter campaign to fund Unnerved‘s post-production is a few […]
This is the third installment of a guest column written by Indie Filmmaker Gary King. You can read Part 1: Dreaming vs. Doing here, and Part 2: Films Beget Films, here. Gary just started a Kickstarter campaign to help fund the post-production phase of his upcoming feature film, Unnerved. If you would like to know […]
This is the second installment of a guest column written by indie filmmaker Gary King. Also read Part 1: Dreaming vs. Doing, and Part 3: 5 Things I Like Doing in Pre-Production. FILMS BEGET FILMS One of the most common questions people ask me is how do I get my films funded? I’m going to take it […]
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