5 Things Not To Do When Shooting a No-Budget Film (And Why I Did Them Anyway)

Sean Porter’s credits include Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter, Eden and, opening on Friday at the IFC Center, Eliza Hittman’s It Felt Like Love. He contributed a guest blog post on Filmmaker Magazine about the latter film, listing the five rules he made for himself that he wound up breaking when shooting this highly recommended micro-budget picture. Continue reading 5 Things Not To Do When Shooting a No-Budget Film (And Why I Did Them Anyway)

Interview: Gareth Edwards – Director of ‘Monsters’ & ‘Godzilla’

Indiewire recently posted a fascinating interview with Gareth Edwards, the British director Gareth Edwards. In 2010 he was  a rookie British director who went to SXSW with “Monsters,” a low-budget passion project he wrote, directed, shot and did the visual effects for. Cut to four years later, and Edwards is at the same festival that launched his career with another “little passion project” — “Godzilla.” Continue reading Interview: Gareth Edwards – Director of ‘Monsters’ & ‘Godzilla’