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As aspiring moviemakers, we are always burdened with finding actors to appear in our movies. Where do these elusive beings live? How do we get them to be in our movies?

Michigan Filmmaker Wilbur Scott Strikes Again

Prolific low-budget Michigan filmmaker readies his next film.

SHOOTING ABROAD: KNOW THE IN'S AND OUT'S BEFORE LEAVING THE RUNWAY

One of the perks of being a free lance DP is unexpected travel to often exotic places around the world but you should know where you're going and what you're getting Into.

ON MARK PRODUCTIONS ANNOUNCES NEW FILM, NEW HORIZONS

On Mark Productions announces the start of their latest film, "Heaven Help Me, I'm In Love", scheduled for a Fall '05 release

Taking the Motor City to Hollywood

The Skeleton Factory is Michigan's newest Production and Releasing Company. We are activly looking for finished movies to distribute to the world market.

Winners Selected for 2005 Student Academy Awards

Twelve students from 11 different colleges and universities have been named winners in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' 32nd annual Student Academy Awards competition.

MTV World, ACV, AAFILMLAB: 72 HOUR FILM SHOOTOUT

The AAfilmlab Film Shootout is a national competition where teams will have 72 hours to write, edit, shoot, and produce a 6 minute short film.

Brief Encounters 11th International Short Film Festival

Brief Encounters is now open for submissions. An exciting new innovation for 2005 is the launch of our all new digital viewing library and film market catalogue available at the festival for all submitted films.

INDIEFEST - FINAL CALL FOR ENTRIES EXTENDED TO MAY 13, 2005

Indiefest, Film Festival & Market, is pleased to announce their 2005 call for entries. Indiefest celebrates the "vision without compromise" spirit of the independent filmmaker.

35th Street Mission series, the Indie TV series from Seattle, is now available to download, Free!

35th Street Mission, the new Indie TV series from Seattle, Washington is now available for free download via the official 35th Street Mission website.

Blockbuster Producer Jonathan Krane Releases 'A Revolutionary Approach to the Art and Science of Moviemaking: A Treatise on Fixing the Accidental Industry'

Jonathan D. Krane, master film producer, manager to nearly 150 movie stars, former studio owner and authoritative educator, is launching his new book, "A Revolutionary Approach to the Art and Science of Moviemaking: A Treatise on Fixing the Accidental Industry,"

Call for Entries - 27th Annual IFP Market (New York)

Seeking financing for your script? Completion funds for your work-in-progress? Trying to sell your doc? Looking to expand your contact list?

OSCAR(R) Winning Director Marleen Gorris Makes Bold Move

Academy Award(R) winning director Marleen Gorris ("Antonia's Line" -- Best Foreign Language Film) has teamed up with Bold Films to direct their daring new project, "Rosa," a sexually-charged love triangle which evolves into a spiritual journey.

Ellen DeGeneres Debuts Her First-Ever Short Film Project

Renaissance woman and all-around funny lady, Ellen DeGeneres, has yet another jewel to add to her crown as one of the nation's favorite entertainers as she displays her latest comedic stroke -- a short film aptly titled "Making My First Short Film"

Filmmaking Becomes a Riskier Business

The filmmaking world is becoming riskier, according to the 2005 Risks in Global Filmmaking map published by Aon/Albert G. Ruben, the world's leading insurance broker for the entertainment industry.
 
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