My Ramblings

Why You Don’t Have to Live in LA to Make Movies, and Why You May be Better Off Outside LA

  So when I let people know I was moving from Southern California back home to South Carolina many assumed I wasn’t going to be involved in movies anymore, but in reality the opposite is true, I can do more and be more involved 3000 miles away from Hollywood than I ever could 30 minutes […]

Top 5 Lessons I Learned Making My First Film – Broad Strokes Edition

Top 5 Lessons I Learned Making My First Film – Broad Strokes Edition If nothing else I hope these rambling encourage a budding filmmaker to go out there and actually make a film, while selfishly also encouraging me to keep making films despite setbacks and disappointments, so with that in mind I figure why not […]

Catching up – Where Did 6 Months Go?

Catching up – Where Did 6 Months Go? Ok so after realizing it’s been like six months since my lazy ass managed to write anything here I figured I should catch up anyone reading this on what’s been happening. Agnation had a great short festival run, then I put it back into post to make […]

Agnation to Have West Coast Premiere as Part of IFS

Agnation, the feature film debut of writer and director Dan Swift coming off a successful world premiere at Motor City Nightmares, will have its west coast premiere at The Independent Filmmakers Showcase of Los Angeles (IFS) on Wednesday May 25th at 2:30 pm at the Pacific Theaters at The Grove.  Tickets to Agnation and other […]