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10 Pinterest Boards Filmmakers Should Be Following

Ted Hope's Pinterest boards. Ted Hope/Pinterest

Most of us think of Pinterest as the place to go for recipes, inspirational quotes or fashion tips. But, filmmakers are increasingly turning to the social media platform to fund and promote their projects. Pinterest is also a great resource for filmmakers to easily access everything from production tips, information about festivals and funding resources. Click the titles below to visit the Pinterest boards.

Here are 10 Pinterest Boards Filmmakers Should Be Following:

1. Social Media for Filmmakers

2. Guerilla Filmmaking

3. Video Production

4. Filmmakers on Filmmaking

5. Film Articles and Resources

6. DIY Filmmaking

7. Indie Film Supporters

8. Indie Filmmaker Kit

9. Digital Cinema Tools

10. Film Festivals

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10 Comments

  • John Sandel | October 17, 2013 1:27 AMReply

    I've used Pinterest for the past year or so as pre-vis tool, alone & with DPs, location folks & production designers. It's also a great way to walk investors through a movie or web show—a convenient, cleanly-organized "look book” that can be easily shared. The fact that boards can be kept private makes light security a snap.

  • L. Maley | August 8, 2013 5:22 PMReply

    Don't forget Hurlbut Visuals http://pinterest.com/hurlbutvisuals/pins/

  • Movie Infographics | July 30, 2013 9:46 AMReply

    One more
    http://pinterest.com/filmfestivals/movie-infographics/

  • Yvonna Russell | July 28, 2013 4:09 PMReply

    I love Pinterest I find it very creative and inspiring.
    http://pinterest.com/StilettoFilms/

  • Martin Taylor | July 25, 2013 12:59 PMReply

    Thanks for for including my board (Guerilla Filmmaking). I set this board up for myself just to store things I was interested in. Pinterest seems like a great way of bookmarking things for the visually inclined. I know Pinterest is a polarizing medium but I see it as just another useful tool. I don't 'pin' to be social - if someone does find my board useful it's something of a happy accident.
    Regards - Martin

  • Cinephilia and Beyond | July 24, 2013 2:42 PMReply

    You're gonna love this:

    http://pinterest.com/lafamiliafilm/
    http://pinterest.com/lafamiliafilm/great-advice-for-filmmakers-from-legendary-directo/
    http://pinterest.com/lafamiliafilm/film-related-documentaries/
    http://pinterest.com/lafamiliafilm/great-film-books/
    http://pinterest.com/lafamiliafilm/the-ultimate-guide-to-screenwriting-learning-from-/

    I believe you're already familiar with the kind of audience Cinephilia and Beyond has managed to attract, a good deal of which are high profile names from the industry. The likes of Oliver Stone, Matt Reeves, Ted Hope, Shane Salerno, Don Winslow, Chuck Hogan, Brian Michael Bendis, Richard Shepard, Nacho Vigalondo and others are practically regulars here and visit Cinephilia on a daily basis. Please feel free to visit us any time.

    http://cinephilearchive.tumblr.com/

  • Sam Smith | July 24, 2013 1:17 PMReply

    There are better and clearer ways to parse resources. Pintrest seems like an unwelcome middleman.

  • Morgan Paar | July 24, 2013 12:57 PMReply

    http://pinterest.com/morganpaar/filmmaking-photography/

  • Marian | July 24, 2013 5:29 AMReply

    I'd like to suggest a couple of Pinterest sources for/about women, Destri Martino's The Director List: http://pinterest.com/destrimartino/women-directors/, and my Wellywood Woman site which has info for and about women's filmmaking – women's festivals/ film opportunities/ film campaigns etc etc: http://pinterest.com/wellywoodwoman/boards/.

  • ska-triumph | July 23, 2013 3:11 PMReply

    Well doggone it. Maybe it's early for some but I'm at work, so I'll go ahead and be the first to thank you. I admire what Pinterest does but I've been sitting on my invitation for so long.