film

Fresh Out documents life after prison

I’ve never been incarcerated, but prison has always been a part of my life. My dad was a corrections officer for 25 years and about a half dozen friends and family members have done prison time, so crime and the consequences of it are a…

film

9 Ways to Feed A Hungry Film Crew For Free

Working on an indie film is so exciting and so fulfilling, who needs to get paid, right? Right? Anyone? Not exactly. As a producer of many low-to-no-budget short films, I am all too familiar with not being able to pay my amazing crew what they…

featured, creativity

Lance Bangs on Not Making the Same, Boring Thing

Lance Bangs, an accomplished artist, filmmaker, documentarian, producer, and music video director, mines intimate space. He collects ephemeral, essentially impossible to capture moments and turns them into artifacts. There’s surprise there. Humor. Sadness. Weirdness, too. His eclectic body of work includes television, comedy performances, music…