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    Congrats to 'An Honest Liar,' Indiewire's Project of the Week!

    Thanks to your votes, the film about the magician who comes out as gay, "An Honest Liar," won this weekend’s Project of the Week contest!

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    Don't Be a Victim: How to Avoid Getting Duped By a Disreputable Film Festival

    As any filmmaker can tell you, rejection from a film festival stings. But it shouldn’t be because the festival is operating as a sham. The overwhelming majority of film festivals are legitimate forums for independent films that are run by professional directors and programmers that adhere to t...

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    Of 'Soft Young Men' and Mrs. Kirk Douglas: 50 Years Later, Saturday Evening Post Film Coverage Shows Us How Far We've Come and Where We Can Go

    General attitudes toward the film world have certainly changed in the last 50 years, but looking at the prevalent issues of the early '60s can show us how we can improve our modern approach to covering the industry.

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    Additional Thoughts on '56 Up' and the Rest of the Series: A HuffPostLive Talk

    Last week, I wrote a piece on Michael Apted's Up documentary series and how its evolution over time has distinguished it from similar extended film projects. Thursday afternoon, I was fortunate enough to participate in a panel discussion on the series with HuffPostLive, the online streaming web chan...

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    Project of the Day: Gay Magician The Amazing Randi Comes Out and Faces the System in 'An Honest Liar'

    Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress; at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite. In the meantime: Is this a movie you’d want to see? Tell us in the comments.

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    Project of the Day: 6 Writer-Directors, 6 Short Films, One Girl, One Feature

    Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress; at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite.

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    5 Things You Need to Know about the JOBS ACT and Equity Crowdfunding

    Although President Obama, who was just inaugurated for his second term, signed the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act more than eight months ago, the independent film industry remains in waiting to see the law bear fruit.

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    Project of the Day: Five Wannabe Rockers in '...ish'

    Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress; at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite.

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    Congrats to 'The Fitzroy,' December's Project of the Month!

    Congratulations to "The Fitzroy" director Andrew Harmer. The project received the most votes to win December's Project of the Month. The prize is a creative consultation from the Tribeca Film Institute.

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