After over 20 years in the film business and watching countless of my fellow filmmakers get chewed up by the Hollywood machine so I decided to create a resource dedicated to helping indie filmmakers survive and thrive in the film business. Indie Film Hustle was born!
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Special Edition: Thought I’d bring this episode back since the new season of The Walking Dead premiered yesterday and it was a brutal one. The Walking Dead – Working on the Dead Set If you are a Walking Dead fan you are going to LOVE this episode. If you ever wanted to know what…Read More
Screenplays: Download 2017 Oscar Contenders Hail, Caesar!, Captain Fantastic and More (Running List) If you want to be a screenwriter you need to read a lot of screenplays. And if you are going to read film scripts might as well read some of this year’s best. Below is an active running list of 2017 Oscar Contending…Read More
Please note: Throwback Fridays are archival episodes from the Indie Film Hustle Podcast. After many requests from the IFH Tribe to bring back some of the show’s best episodes I decided to create Throwback Fridays. These episodes will not be posted every week but at least twice a month…if not more. There’s so much amazing info and knowledge…Read More
How to Create a Cult Classic – Attack of the Killer Donuts This week we have Rafael Diaz Wagner, co-writer, and producer of the new Cult Classic “Attack of the Killer Donuts.” Yes, that is really the name of the film and it’s glorious. “Ever said you’d die for a Krispy Kreme? Here’s the movie to prove…Read More
Legal Advice: 6 Tips for Filmmakers Making Their First Feature Film First question, Counsel. Who is Matthew Valentinas? I am a Boston-based entertainment lawyer, literary manager and producer. I provide production counsel for films, documentaries and reality TV shows from development through distribution. I am also co-founder of KV Media and own Mom’s Basement Management…Read More
What the Heck is a Key Grip? As a famous actor once said, “The film industry brings people together and so does technology – and I see them as similar platforms.” The production rate of films all around the globe is sky-high, and new ideas are being implemented to old storylines, in order to provide…Read More