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Filmmaking Doesn't Have to Be a Business

There’s a universally-held belief in the world of filmmaking. It’s that film has to be treated as a business, and to treat it as anything else would be foolish. Well in this post, I’m going to call bullshit, and give everyone a new way to think about filmmaking in 2016 and beyond.

Filmmaking Doesn't Have to Be a Business

How to Craft a Remarkable Short Film with "Iceberg Storytelling"

For Sale: Baby Shoes, Never Worn. This is Ernest Hemingway's infamous six-word short story, supposedly written after a bar room bet with a group of his contemporaries. It’s also one of the finest examples ever conceived of what I like to call “iceberg storytelling,” where the writer gives the audience a sparse, stripped-down story with just enough information to fill in the details with their imagination.

How to Craft a Remarkable Short Film with "Iceberg Storytelling"