What Hollywood doesn’t want you to know about filmmaking

Hollywood likes to sell us all a dream. We seem it time and time again, and you can bet we’re going to see it as this year’s award season rolls around. They like to push the story that someone had a golden idea, worked their ass off to turn it into a film, and then they came out of nowhere and started scooping up awards. Sorry Hollywood, the game is up.

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The Complete Guide to Instagram for Filmmakers

In this complete guide you’re going to get the lowdown on IG, plus my content strategy – the strategy that my VIP clients swear by. You’re also going to get a done-for-you project plan to grow your audience, get eyes on your films and the steps to automate your content so that you get to set it and forget it.

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How to Know Which Distribution Route is Right for your Short Film

If your film is heading into production without a distribution plan in place, then we need to talk. Planning your film’s distribution route early on is the key to saving $$$ and avoiding the dreaded stop-start process that prevents your film from taking off. So how do you decide which distribution route is best for your short film?

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Money Saving Hacks for Short Film Distribution

A film festival expert once told me that shorts need to allocate at least £600 for festivals fees, which is kind of crazy. Here’s how to distribute your film at festivals without having to spend so much

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How to stand out as a creator in the Instagram age (without being spam-y)

Social media isn’t spoken about as a tool, but when we had a social media strategy we had film festivals coming to us and waiving the submission fees.

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5 steps to getting your short film off the ground

Creating a short film can be a daunting prospect, even if it’s going to be filmed over one weekend with a load of your friends. The to do list quickly becomes never-ending as you think of more and more things that need to happen. I…

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