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Segment 6: After 35 years in the film business Sydney Levine is a knowledgable woman with wonderful insights about the world of moviemaking.  From her position as the first woman in International Film Distribution for 20th Century...

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Segment 4:  My Co-Producer John Donovan and I had a fascinating discussion with Openfilm’s Brenda Nieborsky and Bart Weiss, Director of the Dallas Video Fest at the International Film Festival Summit in Las Vegas.  An online platform where independent...

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005 For Ira Deutchman The Picture Keeps Emerging

December 9, 2010 | 0 Comments

 Segment 3:  When it comes to independent film one name that is bound to come up is Ira Deutchman, who has been making, marketing and distributing movies since 1975.   John Donovan and I sat down...

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003 NOMOSA is Fans, Films & Festivals

December 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

Segment 1: For Tracy Garner, CEO of NOMOSA the IFFS was the “coming out party” for Fanshare, a key component of this ecommerce and networking platform designed for independent artists.  Borne out of Tracy’s own...

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Show Notes From Segment 1 – This Filmmakers Notebook Radio Podcast features Filmmaker Jeremy Settles, Tattoo Artist Rob McClurg and the host of Las Vegas Is Talking John Donovan. Jeremy and Rob were generous enough to...

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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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On October 28th Filmmakers Notebook had the pleasure of being included as part of the Sin City Speaks Radio Network launch at Treasures Gentlemen’s Club in Las Vegas.  I must admit it was fun sharing the...

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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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