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understanding and using habits to make your dreams come true

this week’s piece is inspired by Guillermo Del Toro’s speech at SXSW. i know

the art of collaboration

yet again taking a short break from my normal tech beat even though there

“stop hurting yourself!”

did you have an older sibling who’d grab your hand and then hit you

March Rolling Production Fund

here’s the March 2015 update to the We Make Movies Rolling Production Fund, the

Rolling Production Fund!

so welcome to the first ever We Make Movies Rolling Production Fund update. as

let’s keep it in perspective, shall we?

on May 16th in the year 1929, a private dinner at the Roosevelt Hotel

ego management

though some very interesting news about Apple’s suspected new foray into the TV subscription

should We Make Movies try to create an alternative casting option?

this upcoming weekend i’m having auditions for a short film that i’ll be working

the value of connections

for just over two years, the Pebble Kickstarter campaign held the record as Kickstarter’s

innovation in film marketing

if you’re an indie filmmaker today and you’re not already familiar with Jon Reiss’

why is Netflix so secretive?

for years now i’ve been trying to find out everything i can about digital

The Interview, North Korea & the power of film

so if you were living under a rock during the early weeks of December

as the film & TV world turns

there was a very interesting panel at the Los Cabos Film Festival yesterday. it

how predictable is human behavior?

since today is election day (you should definitely vote today BTW), we’ll be discussing

will the explosion of music streaming affect the indie film industry?

a few announcements this week have illustrated just how massively streaming has altered the

the HBOGO news could be bigger than you know

so it’s official now. you probably saw the headlines early last week. HBO is

a new era of cell phone video

though short films have been shot on iPhones and iPads for years already –

what factors have led to today’s TV Renaissance?

i’ve become a bit of a Quora enthusiast lately. not sure i can pinpoint what

the lowest rated film in imDb

file this one under “do NOT mess with the social media savvy“. while getting

HBO Go available ala carte NOW?! well … maybe. UPDATED

if you watch (or listen to) our “We Make Movies’ Film Geeks” podcast on

Can Collaborative Consumption Create A New Artist Middle Class?

WMM’s Tuesday Tech & Trade Talk w/ Chad Kukahiko ———————————————————– just do a quick

Hipster Backlash – Episode 03

Episode 3 of WMM original Hipster Backlash ( is like bathing in a bathtub

Hipster Backlash – Episode 02

Episode 2 of WMM original Hipster Backlash ( is like bathing in a bathtub

Hipster Backlash – Episode 1

This WMM original ( is like bathing in a bathtub of PBR! Prepare to

All Roads Lead To Paradise: The Jimmy Paradise Story

In anticipation for next week’s sketch show featuring Jimmy Paradise, WMM is proud to

STEPS – Posted 7/23/14

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