Category: Resources for Indie Filmmakers
The 48 Hour Film Project comes to Chicago on the weekend of August 9 – 11, 2013. Filmmakers from all over the Chicago area will compete to see who can make the best short film in only 48 hours. The winning film will go up against films from around the world. The 48 Hour Film [...]
The Chicago International Film Festival is now accepting submissions from filmmakers around the world for the 49th year of its festival. Founded in 1964, it is the longest-running competitive film festival in North America. The films are all Chicago premieres and many are world or U.S. premieres, which provides local audiences with a unique opportunity to discover a [...]
If you’re an aspiring filmmaker 19 years or younger, you might want to consider participating in the Evanston Youth Film Festival, an event from the Evanston Art Center’s springBoard group.
The traditional concepts of funding indie films are dying along with DVD sales.
Screenwriter Paul Peditto talks about his experience with representation, and the do’s and don’t's of the agent-screenwriter relationship.