Tag: independent filmmakers

Everybody SHUT UP! Directing Dialogue: What You Need to Know

Creative dialogue is tricky. You’re walking a fine line of sounding melodramatic and relatable. ...

How to be Awesome in a World of Men

If you’re a watcher of popular movies, you’ve likely seen Marvel’s latest blockbuster, Black ...

Swinging into a VFX Breakdown

All popular movies this side of L.A use CGI these days. It’s become a ...

Learn How to Not Make Your Writing Suck

Trying to write a creative story can be tough. You have all of these ...

I Still Hate You, OK Go

OK Go thinks it’s ok to flaunt their creative skills even a year later? ...

A Sure Fire Way To Be Cast That Has Nothing To Do With Acting

Originally written for Backstage Actors need to think about their attitude when it comes ...

An Interview: The Power of Pain and Vulnerability in Music

As independent filmmakers, we here at The Initiative Production Company are always looking to ...

Amy Schumer Knows How to Make Herself Feel Pretty

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

How to write a compelling villain

An essential part of storytelling is finding a creative way to incorporate your villain. ...