Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Filmmaker Toolkit: Documentaries

  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    The 21st Annual Sheffield Documentary Festival Will Showcase a New Scorsese Film, Industry Sessions and More

    Earlier today, the Sheffield International Documentary Festival, which will take place from June 7-12, unveiled a ton of information about its lineup, informative sessions and marketing opportunities.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sheffield Documentary Festival to Present 15 Boundary-Pushing Interactive Documentaries as part of Interactive at Sheffield"

    At the Interactive at Sheffield Event, running from June 7th to June 10th, Crossover Labs will present fifteen projects that push the boundaries of interactive documentary filmmaking across several platforms.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Hot Docs: Advice from the Masters on Finding Your Documentary Voice

    How do filmmakers express and evolve their creative vision in a film or through a body of work? At Hot Docs 2014, Margaret Brown, Barbara Kopple and John Zaritsky explore what it takes to create a distinct cinematic voice that speaks through the work itself.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Hot Docs: 9 Tips On How To Make Your First Documentary

    Not sure how to get started with your first documentary? At Hot Docs 2014, Academy-Award nominated documentary director Marshall Curry led a panel of documentary directors discussing how they got their start.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    First Person: 'When Jews Were Funny' and Alan Zweig's Style of Personal Filmmaking

    Director Alan Zweig explains why he made the documentary "When Jews Were Funny" and how it's different than his previous personal documentaries.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    First Person: How I Brought Ralph Steadman's Art to Screen in 'For No Good Reason'

    Director Charlie Paul talks about the technical challenges he experienced in his quest to bring Ralph Steadman's art to the screen in the new documentary, "For No Good Reason."

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sebastian Junger Raises Distribution Funds via Kickstarter For 'Restrepo' Follow-Up 'Korengal'

    Sebastian Junger has joined the ranks of Hollywood crowdfunders Zach Braff and Rob Thomas with his recently launched Kickstarter campaign for the "Restrepo" follow-up film, "Korengal."

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Geek Love: The Story Behind Tribeca Doc 'Love & Engineering'

    Tonislav Hristov, the director of "Love & Engineering," the documentary about engineers looking for love which is screening at the Tribeca Film Festival, tells the story behind the film and why he was driven to make it.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    5 comments
    tweet
    0

    How'd They Shoot That? Here Are the Cameras Used by the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival Filmmakers

    In anticipation for the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival, we reached out to the directors who will be showing their films at the event this month. While we asked for some personal anecdotes from their shooting experiences, we also wanted to know what camera or cameras these directors used to make their fi...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Tribeca Film Festival: Jody Lee Lipes on Directing 'Ballet 422' and Working with Lena Dunham

    Though he has worked as a screenwriter, cinematographer, producer, director and even actor (he had a tiny part in "Tiny Furniture"), Jody Lee Lipes is reluctant to pigeonhole himself. He'd prefer to be known as just a "filmmaker."

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Writers and Critics! Review An Indie .../Bent
  • Trans in the Mainstream: On Sex, Gender .../Bent
  • THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY – PART 1Watch: Katniss Is Here To Fight In First ...The Playlist