The Film Fund Blog


Should filmmakers care about fake news in movie material?

JFK, directed by Oliver Stone. Argo, directed by Ben Affleck. Mississippi Burning, directed by Alan Parker. Films that many people respect. But, upon inspection, films that all distort the truth. Stone’s JFK portrays the trial of a businessman accused of conspiring with the CIA as “a heroic effort to unshackle the […]

Online filmmaking

Casey Neistat wants your films on the internet

If you’ve been on YouTube and you’re into videos and indie filmmaking, you’ve probably heard of Casey Neistat. And if you haven’t, check out his video below. In the video, Neistat says he turned to making videos for the internet because he became disillusioned with the purported Hollywood dream—the awards, […]