Keeping Some What Sane Through the Movie Making Process

“But even if I’m left high and dry at the end of this wild journey, just taking it is a great feeling.” Olivia Wilde   Making a movie is a monumental undertaking. There are an endless series of decisions and adjustments to make as you work your way from an idea in your head to […]

The Great Crew Hunt – Measuring Talent and Passion for an Orgy of Excellence

“There are no passengers on spaceship earth. We are all crew.”  Marshall McLuhan Hiring people to be part of a passion project is daunting to say the least. The reality is some people are simply looking for that next check for those next hours of work and you need to week those people out as […]

Preproduction –Entering the Bloody Knuckle Stage of Filmmaking Should I stay in Cali or should I go?

So we had our second cast meeting the other day and everything seemed to go well. Now the script is in yet another edit stage (because everything can always be improved and why the fuck not make those improvements!) and hard decisions have to be made so we can proceed and attempt to produce something […]