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Filmmakers Notebook is very pleased to be able to bring you a 3 part Q&A with the very bright, talented and opinionated independent film marketing expert Sheri Candler.  We covered many topics including social media,...

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Part 2 of the Filmmakers Notebook Q&A with the dynamic writing powerhouse Julie Keck and Jessica King, who are also known as @kingisafink.  Find out more about TILT and what they’re going to be working...

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Filmmakers Notebook is delighted to bring you Part 1 of a Q&A with the dynamic writing powerhouse made up of Julie Keck and Jessica King, who are affectionately known as @kingisafink in some circles including Twitter.  They’ve branched out from making...

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Over the past two or three years, I’ve gone to a lot of film festivals. As an actor, I’ve attended many as a performer. As an employee of the New Beverly Cinema in L.A., I’ve...

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Part 2 of the Filmmakers Notebook Q&A with the talented and insightful filmmaker, Angelo Bell.  As I mentioned before, it is not only Angelo’s creativity and abilities that made me want to find out more about...

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The first time I heard of Angelo Bell was on Twitter.  I read a couple of his tweets about writing screenplays and wanted to know more.  Here was a filmmaker with wit and wisdom who...

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Part 3 and the final installment of the Filmmakers Notebook Q&A with Canadian Filmmaker Heath Tait, who has produced the award winning documentary “Vancouver Vagabond”. You paint a different picture of what it’s like to...

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As I mentioned earlier, last June I had the pleasure of meeting Canadian Filmmaker Heath Tait at the Las Vegas Film Festival, when he came to accept an award for his autobiographical documentary “Vancouver Vagabond”. ...

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Last June I had the pleasure of meeting Canadian Filmmaker Heath Tait at the Las Vegas Film Festival when he came to accept an award for his autobiographical documentary “Vancouver Vagabond”.  He impressed me then...

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Here is the second part of a Q&A with Filmmaker Val Lauren, who  was the first recipient of Openfilm’s Get It Made Competition.  Val won the grand prize for his short “HELP”, about a son desperate to...

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