Day in the Life of a Director

I once heard someone say, “Directors have it easy, they just tell people what ...

So You Want To Be A Director

If you want to be a director, then you need to know how to ...

Is Filmmaking Worth it?

Why make films? This is the question we as filmmakers wrestle with every day.

How to Make the Film Crew Love You

This piece originally appeared on Backstage.com When it comes to working on set, there ...

What to Get A Filmmaker For Christmas

So you have a filmmaker in the family and it’s Christmas. You have no ...

As Long As it Takes: When to Use Long Takes

Anyone who’s gone to see a few popular movies over the past few years ...

No Money, No Worries. How to Make a Film With No Budget

BY HANNAH PRIMAN Want to know how to make movies with no money? You ...

Amy Schumer Knows How to Make Herself Feel Pretty

Most actors in most films are good looking or slenderly built. The film industry ...

Feel helpless as an actor? Here’s How to Help the Crew

I love that filmmaking is such a beautiful collaboration and community of artists and ...

Inside the Assistant Director’s Bag of Magic Tricks

As an assistant director you are constantly on your feet and on the move. ...