Lesson #1: Use what you got to get what you want

Don't over extend yourself financially when you make your film. Case in point, when I decided to make my short film 2 AM I wanted to make it for $12,500. That number is relative depending on your socio-economic background (for me it's high AF). I was talking to an executive of a film festival and …

One of my favorite Spielberg shots

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YLHD3SDToCM&t=14s It's gotta be the shoes. Steven Speilberg is a master storyteller and this shot from Catch Me If You Can is one of the reasons why. The setup is simple Frank,Leonardo Dicaprio's character is walking to his hotel room and he catches the eye of a model played by Jennifer Garner. I'm sure the …