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With Awards Season in full swing most eyes turn to Film Independent because of the Independent Spirit Awards, which will be held this year on Sunday, February 23rd and televised on IFC. However, this is...

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Part 2 with Windy Borman, the director/producer or the awarding-winning documentary film “The Eyes of Thailand.” Borman also offers these suggestions to other filmmakers who are interested in undertaking projects in similar conditions on foreign...

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One film that was very well received at the 2012 Las Vegas Film Festival is the heart wrenching and spiritually uplifting documentary “The Eyes of Thailand,” which was directed and produced by Windy Borman.  Recipient...

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This week June 23rd and June 24th have quite a bit to offer independent filmmakers.  For starters the Writer’s Store is kicking off the Master the Craft of Screenwriting Webinar Series with Syd Field beginning...

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CinemaCon, the four day annual convention of NATO (National Association of Theater Owners), returned to Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas from Monday, April 23rd through Thursday, April 26th bringing with it the latest word on...

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It’s hard to believe but Vegas Cine Fest, which is being held from August 25-27 at the Tropicana Las Vegas Resort and Casino, is almost here.  As many people know I am the marketing consultant...

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John Donovan and I had a wonderful time sitting down with filmmaker Michael Su for this segment of Filmmakers Notebook.  On Sunday, August 21, one of the director’s earlier works “Doomed” will be screened at...

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When Ash Adams was asked last year to recommend someone for the Indie Icon Award at the 2011 Las Vegas Film Festival held at the Hilton Hotel from July 14-17,  his friend Michael Madsen quickly...

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A few things were apparent watching Kevin Smith speak at the Avid Booth during The NAB Show. After working in the film industry for nearly 20 years he is up for making some changes, which...

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This August it will be 20 years since Kevin Smith discovered his passion for filmmaking and it’s obvious that this milestone has been on his mind, especially listening to the way he spoke to the...

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