Should I Make a Feature Film or a Short Film?

The question of whether I should make a feature film or a short film next is one that all aspiring filmmakers face. I kept answering 'short film' for... more

Dubbing or Sync Sound | Low Budget Filmmaking

In India, it's known as dubbing. Everywhere else it's called Automatic/Automated Dialogue Replacement (ADR) or Looping. It is the long process of... more

DaVinci Resolve | Low Budget Film’s Best Friend

If you have been in the field, it is impossible to have not heard of the Australian company Blackmagic Design's software DaVinci Resolve. It is, and... more

What is DCP and What It Costs

This is an excerpt from my book The Indian Indie Film (or Make Your Film for rest of the world). It was written from the experience of making my... more

Postproduction of a Low Budget Film

Starting a project is easy. You are inspired, the future looks bright, there are lots of people around to help you. By the time you come through all... more

Production of a Low Budget Film

I spent the whole day yesterday trying to figure out what valuable thing I can share on the production of a low budget film, or any film for that... more