How filmmakers stand out in pitch meetings

Pitching your film can be a scary experience. Especially when you stop to think about how many other filmmakers have projects to pitch.  Here’s the quick guide to standing out in pitch meetings and start making films that open doors. 1: Uplevel your pitch introduction…

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4 Ways to Corona-proof your Career

It took me a few weeks to figure out a plan for this crazy situation, but plan I did, and today I’m giving you 4 ways you can use the corona downtime to protect your career as a creative filmmaker.

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The 5 stages of producing your short film

These are the 5 essential phases for producing a short film, and getting from script to screen (then get eyes on the screen).

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Uplevel your script rewrites (the easy way)

Writing a short film script usually leads to some kind of tunnel vision. Which is why if you’re not working with a script editor, it’s vital to get feedback on your script. You can then do a few feedback-based rewrites before you pitch it to a producer.

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How to find platforms to pitch your film to (that aren’t Netflix)

Distribution and sales is a murky world for short films. Mostly, because distribution for short films usually just means film festivals, and ‘sales’ means the vague chance of getting $100 prize money.

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Selling feature films: How indie filmmakers are doing it in 2020

This is how indie filmmakers glide into selling their feature films, instead of the cold-emailing-cold-pitching grind that lasts for *years* (and rarely ever works).

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2 ways to stand out to a film producer

Get started with the 2 quick ways filmmakers can stand out to film producers, without having to send a ton of cold emails.

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How to turn a small idea into a full blown script

In the creative industries, it pays to be an ideas machine. This is the easy process to develop an idea into something fully-formed and pitch-ready.

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