Nov 202016
 
What I would have done differently

What I would have done differently – if I was starting out looking for work in the film industry with the knowledge I know now. When I first started out looking for work in the film industry, I had no idea what it even meant to be self employed. How […]

Nov 062016
 
Social media for filmmakers

Social media for filmmakers I was late to get the internet,  we only got a family computer when I was 14 and a I bought personal laptop when I was 20. When I first started to look for film jobs I had no idea how useful the internet could be […]

Sep 112016
 
What a production runner needs to know

A production runner is the basic entry level job for people starting out work in the film industry. You might work as a runner at any stage of film development and within any department.  I have based this post on some of the FAQ’s I am getting from those looking […]

Sep 062016
 
10 steps of pre-production in film

This August I had the month off work and decided to make a short film. However as it turns out trying to shoot a short film in a month was not realistic. I only finished writing the script at the end of july. I have had other things to sort […]

Aug 022016
 
5 ways to find contacts as a filmmaker

Contacts mean a lot in life, or so I am told. The film industry is oversaturated, competitive and art is conceptual – as such talent is only part of success. We all need to know the right people to get to where we want to be in life.  In film […]