Monthly Archives: March 2015

The Many Ways to Break Into Film

There are many different ways to break into the film industry, it just depends on the route you want to take and how much patience you have. The first thing you need to know is that it’s not necessary to live in Los Angeles to

The Difference Between a Character and Plot Driven Film

Whether you are writing or directing a film, it’s important to distinguish between what is a plot or a character driven story. A story uses either plot or character to drive its action. We can think about Star Wars in terms of the action defining

How to Launch a Film

Every indie filmmaker struggles with the same basic problem, which is the leap from amateur to professional. How do you make a film and get it distributed? Hollywood is one of the most competitive places on Earth, so you need to think outside the box

Celebrities Getting Married in 2015

Various celebrities are expected to get married in 2015, while some dates are not yet official, speculations are rife. Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis Even though Wilde has not set a wedding date with her fiance and baby’s father Jason Sudeikis, she has confirmed having

Film vs. Digital in Filmmaking

Written by: Charlie Matthau Summary: Learn why cinema has transitioned to digital. Quentin Tarantino recently purchased and renovated the New Beverly with the sole purpose of showing 35mm films. Not too many films are shot on film stock these days; digital is the favored medium