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Now that the election is over, the issue of unemployment and the challenge of job creation is bound to be at the top of most people’s issue list. The Nevada Film Alliance in association with...

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One organization worth checking out and joining for any filmmaker interested in making documentaries is the IDA (International Documentary Association) located in Los Angeles.  A non-profit, the IDA acts as an advocate for filmmakers, can...

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In view of the fact that world class boxing champion Manny Pacquiao is fighting tonight here in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, I thought it was great timing to post this interview...

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Like the press release reads 181 Women, 1 World Record, 1 Big Cause – “Pink Skies” is an amazing documentary from producer/director Gulcin Gilbert that inspires as it demonstrates the empowerment of women showing their inner strength...

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Filmmakers Notebook had the opportunity to interview filmmaker Chris Grimes via telephone last week.  The teacher turned filmmaker’s documentary “A Second Knock at the Door” will have its world premiere in Las Vegas on August...

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As I mentioned before, one of the highlights for me at this year’s CinemaCon was having the opportunity to interview Morgan Spurlock, who was awarded the Documentary Filmmaker of the Year Award during the festivities...

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One of the highlights for me at this year’s CinemaCon was having the opportunity to interview Morgan Spurlock, who was awarded the Documentary Filmmaker of the Year Award during the festivities just prior to a...

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010 Gabe Wardell Talks Docs at the IFFS

December 16, 2010 | 0 Comments

Segment 8: When thinking about film festivals one of the most recognizable names connected with them belongs to Gabe Wardell.  The former Executive Director of the Atlanta Film Festival recently started his own consulting firm Atlanta Film Forum with...

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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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