Entries in filmmaking (10)


#20 Never Trust an Expert

You know the old addage "never trust an expert".  What happens when you begin to think of yourself as an expert?  Beware oh filmmaker...beware...


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#17: The Cosmonaut: Unscripted

This week we are walking through the making of our short film The Cosmonaut starting with it's inception, and ending abruptly after production... be sure to tune in next week to hear how it all turns out!

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Twin Reflex: Sneak into the editing suite!

Hey friends of Vinegar Hill! We are raising support for our Feature film in the works called TWIN REFLEX!

If you don't know about it already; go to TwinReflexMovie.com to see the trailer and get the details! We have an exclusive offer to get involved in the production of our film in a unique (and low cost) way! Back Twin Reflex on Kickstarter for only $5 and get access to edited scenes of the film AS WE ARE EDITING. What's even more exciting is the more people you tell about this offer, the more of the film you get to see in your exclusive session!

Here's how to do it. 1) Become a backer! 2) follow @TwinReflexMovie on twitter. 3) Tweet this message exactly:

I just backed @TwinReflexMovie on #kickstarter. Sneak into the editing room with me (before the masses!) — http://bit.ly/tRxMB3 #TwinReflex

That's it! You will get to see EVEN MORE scenes from the film the more people that name drop you when they become a backer! So be sure to tell your facebook followers and twitter fans!


Episode 14: The Living Dead

It's the Vinegar Hill Halloween Special! Thrilling and chilling stories of the horrors of giving and receiving feedback that have been kept safe in our vaults until now! Listen now if you dare!

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Episode 10: You Are Not As Smart As We Are

You think you are pretty smart don't ya? Well this week the filmmakers at Vinegar Hill are here to put you in your place. It's our most inflammatory podcast yet! And it's all about collaboration.

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Episode 7: Straitjacket

It can be painful to give up on your specific vision when you can't get the resources to do your dream movie. What are the constraints that you have? It's time to work with them, and embrace them, and let them motivate you to be creative in the way you shape your story.

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Episode 5: Tailor Your Film To Match Your Budget

Big ideas are great! That is, until you run up against the limits of your resources and budget. Do you have grand visions of a 50 car pile up on a 12 lane bridge... but can only afford a bike wreck in your parents driveway? If this diagnosis fits you or someone you know, LISTEN TO THIS. It's time to come up with creative, story based solutions that will ultimately make for a much better film and make you into a better filmmaker.


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