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Director David Charles on The Gary Baseman Documentary “Mythical Creatures”

Posted Jul 21, 2014, by Gary Baseman & David Charles

Director David Charles on the Gary Baseman Documentary Mythical Creatures

David Charles is a filmmaker, writer, and graphic novelist who has written and directed interactive and non-traditional…

#ArtistServices 2nd Annual San Francisco Workshop Takeaways

Posted Jun 24, 2014, by Missy Laney, Coordinator #ArtistServices

#ArtistServices 2nd Annual San Francisco Workshop Takeaways

Last Saturday, Sundance Insitute and San Francisco Film Society teamed up to present the second annual #ArtistServices San…

Kickstart (Dis)Honesty – The Truth About Lies

Posted Mar 20, 2014, by Yael Melamede, director, (Dis)Honesty – The Truth About Lies

Kickstart (Dis)Honesty – The Truth About Lies

Yael Melamede is the director of (Dis)Honesty – The Truth About Lies and a co-founder of SALTY Features, an independent…

This Time Through Narrative: ART AND CRAFT

Posted Mar 5, 2014, by Sam Cullman, Art and Craft

This Time Through Narrative: ART AND CRAFT

Documentaries come in many flavors. Some are a call to action. Some exist just to entertain. Others exist to educate. And, of…

How to Fundraise for the Cause Behind Your Film

Posted Sep 4, 2013, by Elaine Heinzman, Rally.org

How to Fundraise for the Cause Behind Your Film

Some of the best documentary and feature films often focus on a marginalized, isolated, or troubled community. Throughout the…

#ArtistServices Workshop Hits New York City Sept 18

Posted Sep 4, 2013, by Sundance Institute

#ArtistServices Workshop Hits New York City Sept 18

Sundance Institute’s #ArtistServices project has helped both newcomers and pros navigate an ever-changing independent film…

Kickstart The Moo Man

Posted Jun 4, 2013, by Andy Heathcote and Heike Bachelier

Kickstart The Moo Man

Directors Andy Heathcote and Heike Bachelier are using Kickstarter to bring their 2013 Sundance Film Festival selection The Moo…

Creative Matchmaking: Duncan Cork and Slated Connect Filmmakers with Investors

Posted May 13, 2013, by Nate von Zumwalt

Creative Matchmaking: Duncan Cork and Slated Connect Filmmakers with Investors

As San Francisco Film Society Executive Director Ted Hope—a man who keeps a discerning finger on the pulse of the indie film…

Makin’ Indie Films with Frankie Latina Is Tough (But YOU Can Help)

Posted Mar 21, 2013, by Danny Trejo, Actor

Makin’ Indie Films with Frankie Latina Is Tough (But YOU Can Help)

This has been an amazing roller coaster of a month working with my son Gilbert and Frankie on this Kickstarter campaign while…