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"The Narcissist"--NOVA interview with director Eric Casaccio

The Northern Virginia International Film Festival just posted a new interview from the Northern Virginia Annual Film Festival, where film director Eric Casaccio talks about his short film “The Narcissist,” a drama about a man named Evan ( 62 more words


Watch campaign video for "Narcissist" (the movie)

“Narcissist” is a short film about a toxic love relationship between a narcissistic man named Rob (Brionne Davis) and his victim Evan, played by… 64 more words


Remember: Your film is someone's first job...

For years, you’ve been struggling. Rewriting your script between jobs. Drawing up a business plan. Raising money. Meeting actors. Shotlisting. Rewriting your script again. The list is seemingly endless, but you finally get your first feature film off the ground. 1,027 more words

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Crowdfunding: Prep and Execution

Probably the most common question I receive from fellow independent filmmakers is, ‘How do we make crowdfunding work for our project?’

I had the same question for my first feature film,  1,462 more words

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Thanksgiving 2014: Time for Some Gratitude from Indie Filmmakers...

Sometimes, I get all “Midnight in Paris” and wish I was making movies back in the 1990s when indie filmmakers could actually make a decent living. 978 more words


Frida, Food & Fun: A Lesson from Co-Producer Sammy Kusler

Sammy Kusler came on board the producing team of “Guys Reading Poems” the first time I pitched the project to him. He’s one of those unforgettable personalities on the set that knows when to say something spiritual to calm you down, but also knows when to just quietly slip a blended mocha frappucino in your hand and walk away. 1,094 more words

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Running your set: time and money-saving tips from our line producer

Bradley Bernstein is not just a dear friend and my manager (through his company Fast Track Management). He’s been nominated for a Tony award and won an Olivier award for producing theatre and has a lot of experience producing television programming here in Los Angeles. 1,825 more words

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