Preproduction of a Low Budget Film – Part 1

Of all the phases of making a film, when it comes to a low budget production, the preproduction work done can make or break the whole project. We... more

Low Budget Filmmaking on an iPhone

If you have followed the steps in the blog series, you have probably decided filmmaking is your path, learnt the ins and outs of filmmaking, made... more

Funding a Low Budget Feature

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

Writing and Rewriting Scripts

Writing and rewriting scripts is something that you need to be doing if you want to be making your first feature film. Of all our 7 steps this is one... more

Being an Assistant Director On Set

Working as an Assistant Director on set is a safe way for anyone starting out, to learn the actual workings of putting together a film. And maybe to... more

Connecting With Like Minded People

Connecting with like minded people is a must in filmmaking than any other art form. Painter and writers can go to a shop and buy the raw materials... more