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Conversation with Independent Filmmaker Nic Beery

December 12th, 2012 · No Comments

We crossed paths with Nic on numerous of occasions while working on productions in North Carolina. Nic is one of those kind of people that once you meet him you never want to lose contact. One of the nicest guys in the profession and honest hard worker. But better than that he […]

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Why Filmmakers Aren’t Embracing Online Delivery

September 14th, 2010 · No Comments

(Guest post by James Mowery)
For many people, the recent advancements in computer technology have been life changing. After all, it’s difficult to argue against the merits of having an entirely library of books, movies and music all at the tip of your fingertips on one device. That is, unless you are a filmmaker, musician or […]

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Conversation with Independent Filmmaker Todd Tinkham

August 15th, 2010 · No Comments

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I met Todd through another filmmaker friend, Ajit Anthony Prem. Our brief introduction left an impression on him…he casted me to play a bruiser in his newest film Southland of the Heart. I accepted and was part of magic that day. Not the kind of magic that I […]

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Upcoming Conversation with Independent Filmmaker Todd Tinkham

July 25th, 2010 · No Comments

Todd Tinkham is an accomplish Independent filmmaker from Hillsborough, NC. He type casted me in his film and I enjoyed every second being on his set. His crew was some of the most professional and kind that I’ve worked with. It felt like a close knit family and everyone was helping each […]

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Short Film Friday: Lost & Found

October 16th, 2009 · No Comments

Written, Directed and Edited by Todd Tinkham.
When single mom and writer, Samantha, discovers a homeless woman living in her tool shed, complications arise.
This short drama won BEST SHORT FILM at the 2008 Kent Film Festival in Kent CT. It has gone on to screen at film festivals all over the US and Canada.
Featuring strong performances […]

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Conversation with Filmmaker William Hellmuth

September 17th, 2009 · 1 Comment

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The creator and director of The Black Dawn web series was kind to take some time to talk with me about his hit web series and what is was like to create and produce a 24 episodic series for $1,500. William and his crew created a cool suspenseful series that […]

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What To Charge

January 7th, 2009 · No Comments

I got an email from a fellow documentary filmmaker interested in using some footage from my documentary, “Greensboro’s Child“. My documentary deals with the Greensboro Massacre, in which 5 anti klan protesters were shot and killed during a “Death to the Klan” rally on November 3rd, 1979.
The footage he is inquiring about is of […]

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That’s A Wrap… Back To Work

July 2nd, 2008 · No Comments

One of the coolest things to see when you wrap a production is seeing the smile on the director’s face. I know what it feels like… it is amazing. The film is off to the editing bay and it should turn out great.
The Last Day
We had to mount a camera […]

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[Audio] Conversation With Eric Jacobus of The Stunt People Part 1

June 21st, 2008 · 3 Comments

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With looks like Bruce Campbell, flicks like Jackie Chan and inspiration from Laural and Hardy is America ready for the next great action hero?
I don’t know but I can’t wait for his next film. Listen to our conversation and check out his website…

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Upcoming Conversation with Eric Jacobus of The Stunt People

June 15th, 2008 · 1 Comment

I met Eric on the set of “Dog’s of Chinatown” and immediately became friends with him. This will be a fun conversation. He is multi-talented, he acts, writes, directs, builds websites and let’s not forget the amazing stunts he and his fellow stunt people perform in videos from short form to feature length. […]

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