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The Film Fund Podcast Episode 1: Tim Viola

Want To Watch? Click Below Welcome to The Film Fund Podcast. In our very first episode, we have the first-ever winner of The Film Fund contest, Tim Viola. Tim’s short film, “Americano”, was produced with the help of The Film Fund and has since been featured all over the festival […]

The Film Fund Podcast Episode 2: Kris Mendoza

Want To Watch? Welcome to The Film Fund Podcast. In our second episode, we have the Emmy-award winning filmmaker and CEO of Maestro Filmworks, Kris Mendoza. As a Sponsor of The Film Fund, Kris and Maestro Filmworks are offering color grading services to winners. We sat down with Kris to […]

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How To Get Your Independent Film Financed

Figuring out how to finance an independent film can be just as hard — if not harder — than actually coming up with and developing a strong idea or screenplay. Oftentimes, independent filmmakers determine the type of film they’ll make based on the amount of money and resources they will be given or have access to while making the film.