Laura Riolfi Barzotto

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Filmmakers Don't Make Excuses, They Make Movies

Advertisement<p><b>SURVIVING SKOKIE:</b> They survived the horrors of the Holocaust and came to America to put the past behind. For decades they kept their …

T-Mobile

A Guide to (Inexpensive) Essential Filmmaking Gear

Aug 04 0<p>If you are getting into making videos or actual productions there are quite a few pieces of gear that you will need with you at all times. …

Shopping

5 Time-Saving Tips for a Diverse, Self-Sufficient Pantry

(Image credit: Cambria Bold)<p><b>Who cooks and eats here:</b> Lyn Huckabee, co-founder of the Boston Food Swap and rental issues blog Rentwhich.com <b><br>Where:</b> …

Stuck for space to grow? Try planting herbs in containers

I tried to use herbs in my cooking before I started growing my own in containers. Looking back, I marvel at the frustration this involved. I kept dried mint and rosemary in jars, but when I dug them out of the cupboard they never really seemed to taste of much. My local corner shop sold enormous …

Container Gardening: How To Grow Food, Flowers and Fun At Home (Gardening Guidebooks) Kindle Edition

How To Grow A Spectacular Container Garden Anywhere<p><b>I Believe Every Person On This Planet Can Grow A Beautiful Garden Using These Proven Container</b> …

Flawless Gardens! How To Create the Perfect Organic Garden From Scratch in Less Than 7 Days Kindle Edition

Hi Friends!<p>My name is Sally Stevenson and I am the author of Organic Gardening 101. In this book I talk about how you can grow organic vegetables and …

Small-space garden ideas

How to Start a Container Garden in any Amount of Space

Whether you want fresh flowers, veggies or simply some greenery, spruce up your terrace, balcony, deck or other space. Nearly everyone can enjoy the benefits of organic gardening. Build your own container garden that fits whatever size space you have.<p>Whether you want fresh flowers, veggies or …

17 easy-to-start seeds for beginner gardeners

Think you can't grow anything? Try these easy-to-grow seeds in your garden and you might begin to think you have a green thumb.<p>Starting your own …

Recipes for Beautiful Container Gardens

1 of 31<p>Mix It Up<p>A change from the usual russets and yellows of fall combinations, this design stands out for originality and style.<p><b>A.</b> Mum</i> …

Grow Lettuce in Gutter Gardens

This was a very simple project. We just bought 3 10′ sections of gutter at our local home improvement store, along with right and left end caps, and …

Easy Kitchen Garden, Step by Step - Organic Gardening

In its simplest form, a kitchen garden produces fresh fruits, vegetables and herbs for delicious, healthy meals. A kitchen garden doesn’t have to be …

Gardening

More Sources of FREE Music and Sounds by Jose Antunes

When I recently wrote here at PVC an article entitled “Assure all Your Audio is Legal”, I really meant that as authors we should not only offer …

Music Production

Kickstarter Creator Handbook offers crowdfunding hints and tips

Kickstarter has launched a new "Creator Handbook" in an effort to help more of its users successfully hit their crowdfunding targets.<p>Launched as part of the company's website, the handbook offers advice on first steps, what sort of rewards to offer buyers, feedback on the most efficient ways to …

All The Things That Are Wrong With Your Screenplay In One Handy Infographic

A professional scriptreader read 300 screenplays for five different studios, all the while tracking the many recurring problems. The infographic he made with the collected data offers a glimpse at where screenwriting goes wrong.<p>If selling a screenplay were easy, all those people crowding coffee …

Writing

What Do Executives Want in Your First 10 Pages?

When an executive cracks open your screenplay, you only have one shot at making a lasting first impression. There’s no better way to learn exactly …

Screenwriting

100 Famous Directors’ Rules of Filmmaking

Artistic expression is an assertion of individuality, and all artists compose their work differently. In the case of filmmaking, there are numerous …

Top 10 Best Documentary Websites For Filmmakers

Top 10 Best Documentary Websites<br>For Filmmakers<br>Best Filmmaking, Distribution and Funding Resources<p>Best Documentary Websites For</b> …

Top 10 TED Talks on Storytelling and Filmmaking

From JJ Abrams to James Cameron, some of the world’s most celebrated storytellers and filmmakers have given their “TED Talk.” Topics range from viral …

Creativity

A Useful 75 page Document on How to Market Your Webseries ⋆ FilmmakerIQ.com

Making a web series can be serious business. Julie Giles created this document for the Independent Production Fund of Canada to get you started on …

Infographic: John August's 11-Step Guide to Writing a Scene

A screenplay is made up of a lot of different pieces: acts, sequences, scenes, etc. Think of them as multi-sized blocks that you must stack, tear …

How to Avoid the Top 5 Budgeting Mistakes from Slated's Colin Brown

You sit down with your script, and after an all night coffee fueled session with your producer/director, you come up with a $15 million budget to …

30 screenplays every screenwriter should read | JW

Here’s a list of essential screenplays for every serious screenwriter to read – screenplays, not films. If you are a budding screenwriter, you can’t …

How To Best Approach Your Indie Film Budget - The Beat

Whether you’re creating a low-budget short or a multi-million dollar feature, follow these considerations for creating a comprehensive (and …

The Producer On An Indie Film… A Timeline

By onMarch 13, 2012in Production Comments<p>Ahead of the Producers Masterclass in June, I though I would share a chapter from my book, The Guerilla Film …