REVIEW OF NO BUDGET FILM SCHOOL IN CREATIVE SCREENWRITING
|No Budget Film School Review
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No Budget Film School was reviewed in Creative Screening
Magazine's round-up of directing programs recommended to screenwriters who want to make their own projects. Journalist
Nancy Hendrickson attended No Budget Film School's 2-day "The Art & Science of No-Budget Filmmaking" class back in
August 2007 and reported her impressions in the March/April 2008 edition of the magazine. To read what she said about No Budget
Film School and instructor Mark Stolaroff, click the image above to download a PDF.
PRODUCTION VALUE ARTICLE WRITTEN BY MARK STOLAROFF
|"Production Value Overrated!"
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Read Mark Stolaroff's article from Film Arts Magazine regarding
the importance of production value on low-budget indie films. Click the image above to download a PDF of the article.
INTERVIEW WITH MARK STOLAROFF ON REX SIKES' MOVIE BEAT SITE
Mark Stolaroff was interviewed by Rex Sikes on his popular internet radio show, Movie Beat.
Stolaroff discusses some basic no-budget techniques and theories that have been used by successful micro-budget filmmakers
over the last two decades. To hear the interview, click the image above.
INTERVIEW WITH MARK STOLAROFF ON FILM COURAGE
Mark Stolaroff was interviewed by David Branin and Karen Worden on their essential
internet radio show about independent filmmaking, Film Courage. Stolaroff is joined by marketing specialist
Sheri Canlder and producer John Paul Rice to discuss ‘sustainability.’ This
is nuts and bolts information on how filmmakers can carve out a living in the independent film business. To
hear the interview, click the image above and scroll down to the interview.
Hear a couple of interviews I gave on DIY
production with filmmaker and blogger Paul Harrill on filmmaker Lance Weiler's Workbook Project site, (an incredible DIY resource
site). Click the links below:
The Workbook Project Interview on DIY Production with Mark Stolaroff, Paul Harrill, and Lance Weiler
The Workbook Project Interview looking back on 2007's interesting DIY films and distribution trends, with Mark Stolaroff,
Paul Harrill, and Lance Weiler
"The Realities of DIY"
Below is video from a panel I moderated in July 2008 on the realities of DIY production and distribution, for Lance
Weiler and Arin Crumley's DIY Days in Los Angeles.
There's been much discussion about the
democratization of the tools, but what's really involved in taking your film from a concept to something an audience will
pay to see? How can you fight your way through the clutter and what are the pitfalls to avoid when you decide to go it on
Discussion Leader: Mark Stolaroff. Panelists: Arin Crumley, Ondi Timoner, Hunter Weeks
and M dot Strange.
Click the image above to hear Mark Stolaroff's June 2005 interview
on Digital Production Buzz, as he discusses the formation of No Budget Film School and no-budget filmmaking