My husband and I have been photographers for over 6 years and in that time met Micah Brown, an Emmy award winning filmmaker. That said, I wanted to let others know that he is now taking people's questions between now and this Thursday, October 11th, at midnight. It's a great way to ask questions about software, workflow, equipment, how he finds jobs...
Celtx, the screenwriting software company, have announced the launch of another ‘Seeds’ program - their investment initiative offering grants to filmmakers. The Seeds program has been running for a number of years, and Celtx have so far invested $45,000 in up-and-coming filmmakers.
Where can videographers, filmmakers and others in the industry go to see some of the latest and greatest devices designed to enhance and support their work? For those located in Southern California, the answer is the newly opened Creative Solutions Los Angeles showroom (CSLA). As we arrive, Andrew Ng, Teradek’s Director of Marketing, greets us at the door. He promises to get us in front of several live demos of the new products that SmallHD, Paralinx and Teradek launched at IBC in Europe last month which are making their U.S. debut tonight.
If you are interested in an online resource for film production networking and coordination then you should check out the Open Filmmaker Alliance www.openfma.com. Several films have already been produced using it. It's totally free, so be sure and sign up to get access to all the features.