What Drives Actors to Switch to Directing?

What Drives Actors to Switch to Directing?

Audiences know Clint Eastwood for his role as Dirty Harry, but his directing career should be considered just as noteworthy. Actors and actresses like Sofia Coppola, George Clooney, and Ben Affleck have an undeniable presence on the silver screen, but they are also...
Film Financing 101

Film Financing 101

Over the years, film financing has become one the most complex and risky investments. This article gives an overview of the fundamental elements of film financing. The Business Plan Once you choose a script or story idea, you must immediately decide upon adistribution...
Stages of Script Development

Stages of Script Development

Putting together a script and eventually turning it into a film is a dream of every screenwriter, but the script typically goes through many drafts before it ends up even being seen by investors.   And unless you are already an established screenwriter with produced...