June 18, 2022

After working in the indie film space for the last fifteen years, I have learned and witnessed many things in the industry. How I viewed the industry through rose-tinted glasses in the beginning to now is vastly different. The reality is that so much has changed and continues to evolve. So, here are some of

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June 14, 2022

Fifteen years of indie film experience, research and practice condensed to help you make your indie film. — tagline from ‘Filmmaker by Heart’ When I started writing It all started in the Summer of 2007 when I met an actor in my small hometown on the southwest coast of Ireland. When we met through friends, I

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June 4, 2022

“If you can get a little bit of attention, a little bit of success on the festival circuit, people say, “Well, what would you want to do next?” And the tricky thing is, if you don’t have a specific thing, you can’t capitalize on that moment.”   — Christopher Nolan What is an indie film

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May 28, 2022

What is the Difference Between Independent Filmmakers and Hollywood Filmmakers? Independent filmmakers are those who create films without any support from Hollywood. They are not affiliated with a production company or studio, and they often work alone or with a small team. Independent filmmakers often have to fund their own projects, and they may take

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May 15, 2022

Following your dreams is a lonely road, but the less travelled road is just that; we cannot all tread the same route. When you feel the pangs of despair or sadness, know that we are with you — all the others out there in the world — choosing to be who they were born to

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