What's the Fastest/Best Way to Get a Head Start on My Filmmaking Career?

Q&A: What's the Fastest/Best Way to Get a Head Start on My Filmmaking Career?

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This question comes in from Benjamin on Twitter. What's the Fastest/Best Way to Get a Head Start on My Filmmaking Career?
Developing a Positive and Successful Mindset

Developing a Positive and Successful Mindset

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Here are some resources I've found incredibly helpful throughout my career in developing a positive and successful mindset. Hope they help you, too!
how to build an audience and market your documentary film

How to Build an Audience and Market Your Documentary Film

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I've written about where people can find your film, now I explore how people can find your film: how to build an audience and market your documentary film.
how to distribute your documentary film

How to Distribute Your Documentary Film

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My guide on how to distribute your documentary film, determining where people will be able to find your film and how to choose the right approach.
how to shoot a documentary

How to Shoot a Documentary

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No amount of creative editing can make your footage interesting if you fail in production. To help you, here's a brief guide on how to shoot a documentary.
how to edit a documentary

How to Edit a Documentary

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You have a decent set of tools in front of you, now it's time to learn how to use them. In this post I dig into the basics: how to edit a documentary.
how to choose video editing software

How to Choose Video Editing Software

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My goal here is not to sell you on the most expensive editing software, but how to choose video editing software that offers the most bang for your buck.
How to Choose Audio Equipment

How to Choose Audio Equipment

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Lots of filmmakers focus on video equipment at the expense of audio equipment, but I'm telling you it's a big mistake. Here's how to choose audio equipment.
How to Choose Video Equipment

How to Choose Video Equipment

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A documentarian is a storyteller, so decisions on how to choose video equipment should be made with the question in mind: how does this serve the story?