The task of constantly creating new television shows, film concepts and commercial pitches may seem impossibly daunting to most. Showrunner Daniel Oron doesn’t see it that way; “The best advice I was given was ‘try and bring us something that rocks our boat, but makes us comfy.'” Of course, as Oron points out, “independent filmmakers are always looking for the next big thing. Newsflash, there is no next big thing. There’s just a new rendition of the big thing that we saw 105,000 years ago.”
Successful creatives know how to rejuvenate, retool, and reimagine the stories that work. In this bonus episode of Step & Repeat (above), Oron discusses where to get creative inspiration and how to flex your creative muscles with a vision of making those ideas marketable in the modern world.