In this week’s round up brought to us by Script magazine, learn insider tips on “breaking in” by networking in-person and via social media and 2022 Telluride Film Festival pre-fest reporting from Christopher Schiller. Plus, an exclusive interview with the Ebo sisters, the filmmaking duo behind Honk for Jesus. Save Your Soul. film starring Regina Hall and Sterling K. Brown.
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From Proof of Concept to Feature Film: An Interview with Honk for Jesus. Save Your Soul. Filmmakers Adamma Ebo and Adanne Ebo
The Ebo sisters speak with Script about becoming filmmakers, expanding their proof of concept short film of the same name into a feature film, their collaboration with each other and with their cinematographer Alan Gwizdowski, capturing Trinitie's character arc and so much more.
2022 Telluride Film Festival Pre-Report – What a Difference a Year Makes
Once again I find myself at the threshold of enjoying and reporting on another Telluride Film Festival experience. But the strange atmosphere that hung over last years festival has given me pause to reflect on how things changed for that first in-person festival after the outbreak of COVID and what we can expect in the next few days as we anticipate a more “normal” festival...
2022 Telluride Film Festival Report – The Films and Programs
The official listing of films and programs from the 2022 Telluride Film Festival has been released. I repeat the text of the official press release below, but, preface it with a few thoughts of what I’ll be looking forward to and hoping to expect from what’s available and playing.
The #1 Secret to Getting Read and Getting Ahead, Part 2
Breaking into the industry IS about “who you know.” Don’t despair! Build relationships from anywhere. Barri Evins reveals how to succeed IRL and on social media.