Smelly Coat of Desperation

An inspiring talk from filmmaker Ava DuVernay during the Film Independent Forum about a revolutionary idea that pushed her towards success. One thing Ava said that struck was the term of “smelly coat of desperation”. I think her advise not only can work towards aspiring filmmakers but also to anyone looking to do something with their life. Basically to paraphrase what she said, her revolutionary idea is: Continue reading

Truly Free Film by Ted Hope

Great speech by film producer Ted Hope. I think he is on to something. I hope you get inspired as I am.

Cinema is over one hundred years old, but we keep making movies the same way, telling the same stories that have already been told, and then tossing them out the same dull way, over and over. How about a change?

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