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Microbudget Filmmakers: Don't Be A Do-It-All - Get A Casting Director! (Updated for 2019)

Microbudget Filmmakers: Don't Be A Do-It-All - Get A Casting Director! (Updated for 2019)

Next time you, my fellow microbudget filmmaker, must cast several speaking roles and featured non-speaking roles, plus gobs of extras, you need to delegate this position.

Want to grow? Delegate.

I struggle with it. Chances are you do too if you're here. I don't mean it as a slight against us; it's a reality check: we need to level up, and we'll never reach millions with stories of hope if all we do are the "I shot this over the weekend with a Sigma 18-35 mm" types of videos. I've been hard on them lately - I don't see myself letting up anytime soon, so buckle up.

The Top 8 And The Best Of The Best Faith-Based Videos and Films From 2014 To 2015

The Top 8 And The Best Of The Best Faith-Based Videos and Films From 2014 To 2015

Think all faith-based videos, movies, and films are cheesy, flush with bad acting and poor production value? You're wrong. You don't have to settle for another campy Pure Flix movie. These are the top 8, the best of the best in Christian, Spirit-breathed videos, films, and movies. The feature-length movies are next. These guys are some of the finest in the filmmaking world, using their God-given visual storytelling talents to creatively share the message of hope we have in Jesus.

Find props for your indie film or video with virtually no budget or limited funds

Find props for your indie film or video with virtually no budget or limited funds

This is the final preview chapter of the No Budget Guide To Filmmaking: The 30-Step Guide For Low-Budget Filmmakers, Church Video Production, And Other Artists Who Wanna Learn To Do Other Stuff Good TooIn this chapter, I will take you through a 5-part process for finding and acquiring the props that you will need on a limited budget. Or maybe you have no budget for props in your indie film, short video, music video, company video, microbudget film, or live event videography. If you're on staff at a church and you have limited funds, you have to be resourceful. The parable of the talents tells us we need to take our dollar and multiply it five or tenfold. So buckle up, bust out a spreadsheet, and get to work!