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Category: Resources for Indie Filmmakers

The 48 Hour Film Project : Chicago

The 48 Hour Film Project : Chicago

June 6, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

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 [...]

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Chicago International Film Festival  : 2013 Call For Entries

Chicago International Film Festival : 2013 Call For Entries

May 20, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

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 [...]

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Calling Young Filmmakers for the Evanston Youth Film Festival

Calling Young Filmmakers for the Evanston Youth Film Festival

October 9, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

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.

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Reader Appreciation: Free Movie!

Reader Appreciation: Free Movie!

April 16, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Chicago DIY Film would like to show our appreciation by offering all of our readers a free movie, compliments of the folks at Prescreen. Check it out!

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The Very Real Complication of Independent Filmmaking

The Very Real Complication of Independent Filmmaking

February 17, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

The traditional concepts of funding indie films are dying along with DVD sales.

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Producer Laura Zinger on Film Festivals in 2012

Producer Laura Zinger on Film Festivals in 2012

February 13, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Why, in this day and age, with online distribution outlets available to indie filmmakers, would anyone want to pay to enter film festivals?

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STEADICAM BLEW OUR MINDS! Part Two: The Merlin

STEADICAM BLEW OUR MINDS! Part Two: The Merlin

January 6, 2012 | By | 1 Comment

For those of you who are not Garret Brown, but want to include Steadicam shots in your own video projects, all you have to do is buy a Merlin

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STEADICAM BLEW OUR MINDS! Part One: Smoothee

STEADICAM BLEW OUR MINDS! Part One: Smoothee

January 2, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

20K Films’ Logan M Futej and Laura Zinger recently took a Steadicam training with Steve O., the Central Regional Manager for Steadicam at Calumet Photographic Chicago and it blew their minds.

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Chicago Screenwriters Network

Chicago Screenwriters Network

December 30, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

The meetings also provide an opportunity for screenwriters to participate in a script exchange

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Survival Strategies for the Unknown Screenwriter–William Morris Remembered

Survival Strategies for the Unknown Screenwriter–William Morris Remembered

December 26, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

Screenwriter Paul Peditto talks about his experience with representation, and the do’s and don’t's of the agent-screenwriter relationship.

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