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Dean Silvers on the "Secrets of Breaking into the Film & TV Business" ⋆ FilmmakerIQ.com

Award-winning Filmmaker/Author Dean Silvers discusses his new book, “Secrets of Breaking into the Film & TV Business” (HarperCollins/William Morrow) …

Adapting a Book Into a Screenplay ⋆ FilmmakerIQ.com

Stanley Kubrick Talks Cinema, Chess, ESP, Vietnam & His Cat in Interviews with Michel Ciment (1975

This is a customised audio file of a five-episode series of interviews from”A voix nue” (a programme from the France Culture radio station), taken …

These Hollywood Agents Have Some Great Advice for Up & Coming Cinematographers

Last year, I shared an interview with one of the most prolific commercial and music video DP's in the country, Matthias Koenigswieser. A good portion …

Give the People What They Want: Niche Web Series as Sustainable Filmmaking

<i>I Hate Tommy Finch</i><p>Like many filmmakers, early in our career we were seduced by dreams of showing our first feature at Sundance or SXSW; rubbing …

Produced By: Distributors Enlist Producers In Fight For VOD Transparency

The rallying cry for transparency in VOD reporting fell on receptive ears Sunday at the 2014 Produced By conference, where Cinetic Media’s John Sloss …

CAME 7000 3 Axis Gimbal First Impression and Demo Video

The gimbals that i've personally used in this blog were all preassembled and pre-balanced. When it comes to assembling and programming one from …

Silk 3 Axis Gimbal Stabilizer for Panasonic GH3 GH4 Cameras

If you've been researching gimbals, you may learn that not every gimbal works well with every camera. Because these gimbals have to be programmed …

George Lucas & Steven Spielberg: Studios Will Implode; VOD Is the Future

Looking into their crystal ball, George Lucas and Steven Spielberg predicted the imminent arrival of a radically different entertainment landscape, …

From Christopher Nolan and Darren Aronofsky to Vincent Gallo: Here’s 9 Filmmakers Who Got It Right The Second Time (and 3 Who Didn’t)

From Christopher Nolan and Darren Aronofsky to Vincent Gallo: Here's 9 Filmmakers Who Got It Right The Second Time (and 3 Who Didn't)<p>David Michôd’s …

Why You Need to Pay Attention to the Video Game Industry (In Case You Weren’t Already)

Why You Need to Pay Attention to the Video Game Industry (In Case You Weren't Already)<p>Here’s some friendly advice for anyone who’s passionate about …

Why Starz Needs Netflix, Amazon, and Binge-Viewers to Save Its Original Series

“Power” has just been renewed for a second season by Starz. While it certainly wasn’t brought back by popular demand — critics weren’t that into it …

Attention, Documentary Filmmakers: Here Are 9 Tips for Finding and Securing the Archival Material You Need

Finding the right archival material for your documentary can be an enormous and daunting undertaking — one that, if you don’t go about it the right …

LA Film Festival: Advice and Insight From This Year’s Filmmakers

LA Film Festival: Advice and Insight From This Year's Filmmakers<p>With the 20th LA Film Festival now underway until June 19, Indiewire is hosting the …

The 50 Highest Grossing Indies of 2014

Wes Anderson’s “The Grand Budapest Hotel” tops the below list of 2014’s fifty biggest indies, box office wise (and is Anderson’s highest grossing …

Attention, Filmmakers: Tips for Getting Into Sundance (and Other Festivals)

The name of a Sheffield Doc/Fest session was “The Secret World of Film Festival Programming” and the goal was to demystify how festivals are …

6 Indies Now Streaming on Netflix: Films from Atom Egoyan, Joe Swanberg and Luc Besson

Nearly every month, Netflix adds new films and TV shows while its licensing deals for others lapse. We recently listed all of the movies coming to …

Meet the World's First 4K Compact Camera, the Panasonic Lumix FZ1000

Something pretty exciting was just announced by Panasonic a few hours ago. The new Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 camera is a bridge-style …

Develop a video content strategy to build community

Jeremy Boxer (Creative Director of Vimeo), Ryan Koo (Director of Manchild), and Marc Schiller (CEO of BOND) discuss the success of your film can …

Guest Post: Top 5 Webseries Tips

I’ve been talking about serialized content for some time now – and how filmmakers need to look at this as a way to engage with new methods of …

Movie Piracy: Surprising Tips from a Hollywood Insider

My recent post, The Movie Studios: Blinded by Piracy<b>,</b> generated many public and private comments. One very smart one came in an email from a highly …

What Are Good Open and Click-through Rates for Email-Marketing Campaigns?

<i>(Updated December 2017)</i><br>What is a good average email open rate? What is a good click-through rate? We get these questions all the time. The answer is: …

Two-Time Oscar Winner Kevin Spacey Jumps Bravely Into Self-Distribution With Today’s Unique Release Of His Latest Film

Kevin Spacey continues to do things his own way. After all, this is an actor who shortly after winning his <i>second</i> Oscar ran off to England to become …

Why Web Series Matter

Last week at IFP we launched the call for entries for our 35th annual Independent Film Week. This year, there’s one important change — for the first …

Why Indie Film Institutions Are Turning Their Attention to Web Series

Once upon a time, “film” literally referred to pieces of celluloid through which light projected moving pictures onto a big screen. Originally, a …

7 Critical Crowdfunding Tips to Finance and Distribute Your Film

Recently, on the Business of Film podcast, we had the opportunity to interview Nicholas Gonda, Co-Founder of TUGG and Emily Best, CEO of Seed & Spark.<p>…

What Can You Learn from 8 Sundance Films with Successful Crowdfunding Campaigns?

From projects that banked $12K to upwards of $3M, quite a few films that just premiered at Sundance Film Festival were supported by very successful, …

Out of the Sky & Into Your Hands: DJI Introduces Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer Ronin

The company known for developing and manufacturing one of the most popular unmanned aerial systems, the Phantom, DJI has decided to make their way …

Premiere Pro Tutorial: Using the 'Set Matte' Effect to Create Badass Titles in Seconds

Adding titles may not be the most exciting of your post-production process, but that's not to say that you shouldn't spend some time taking your …

Kickstarter Simplifies Rules & Makes It Easier to Launch Projects

While Kickstarter projects have already raised over $1 billion dollars collectively, the site is still growing considerably as more and more people …