Tag Archives: Film Production

You’re Fired!

This isn’t a pleasant topic, but it’s an important one to address.  Having produced over two dozen productions over the past decade I have had to use the words “You’re Fired” more than once.  I have never wanted to fire anyone, … Continue reading

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Wardrobe Malfunction!

I’m not exactly talking about the infamous Janet Jackson moment at the Super Bowl 2004, but I sort of am…Wardrobe malfunctions happen all the time, they are not always a spectacle, but they can cause hold ups with a productions, … Continue reading

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Film Casting

  Last week I discussed how casting for Film and Theatre differ.  When casting a film production different things are taken into account then when casting like the need for recording the audition.  When working in film you want to get … Continue reading

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Theatre Casting

Casting for theatre is not the same as casting for film.  Theatre and film acting (and training) are quite different and although many actors can do both it is best understand the different requirement of each medium.  This week we will … Continue reading

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Marketing Matters

For many low budget productions simply scraping funds together for a shoot or a show is challenge enough.  There are so many expenses and things to think about just to make it to the Martini Shot or Opening Night that many … Continue reading

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Casting – It’s Not Personal

Actors are not the only ones who experience rejection during the casting process, no matter what side of the table you are on, just remember it’s not personal. On more than one occasion I have written a role with someone … Continue reading

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Don’t Force it!

When it comes to writing, inspiration plays a huge role in my productivity. I get ideas all the time.  Each time a new one pops up there is a fire lit from within me.  I have a habit of sitting … Continue reading

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