• 13 things that make a film festival successful

    13 things that make a film festival successful

    Setting up a film festival is big undertaking and when there are so many things that can go wrong how does one approach the huge task of making an event for filmmakers worthwhile?

     
  • 4 people you don’t want as enemies in the film industry

    4 people you don’t want as enemies in the film industry

    There are some fights in the film industry not worth having no matter how talented or respected you are. It’s very easy for people to become ‘blacklisted’ from one bad experience, one offensive conversation, and one stupid remark.

     
  • The unbelievable mistakes filmmakers make when promoting films

    The unbelievable mistakes filmmakers make when promoting films

    We’ve featured many indie filmmakers and their projects on the Film Industry Network, but there are still some who struggle with basic presentation, and that really undermines their creative effort when trying to promote films and showreels.

     
  • 7 filmmaking tips that don’t help you make films

    7 filmmaking tips that don’t help you make films

    Oh yes that was great advice. I will certainly point the camera at the subject. Are you getting filmmaking tips that are so obvious they don’t actually help you make a film? Have you been given these golden nuggets only to find out they are made of plastic?