30wM: Cleaning Lenses

The Cheat Codes to independent filmmaking. 30 Seconds with Mike (30wM) is a video ...

What You Need To Know About Making An Independent Film

Originally written for Backstage Independent filmmakers need to be tenacious in order to see ...

How To Shoot Cool Cinematography Scenes At Night

For all the independent filmmakers out there, I have some cool tips on how ...

How to Make Your Own Content and Produce a Movie

Originally written for Backstage One of the greatest tools actors have is how to ...

This Is What Happens When Indie Film Strikes Gold

It seems as each year passes, more and more flicks come from places outside ...

An Interview: The Power of Pain and Vulnerability in Music

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

How to Make An Award Winning Movie Without Film School

“I didn’t go to film school,” says Greta Gerwig, now the receiver of the ...

How to ask for money the right way

The ‘asking for money’ part for independent filmmakers is often the biggest hesitation to ...

How to Make Your Dialogue Better

Attention Screenwriters and, well, any and every Creative in the filmmaking world – this ...