Filmmaking and The Law of Abundance

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In my work with people’s business mindsets, there’s an issue that comes up more than pretty much any other. It’s something which can really get inside people’s heads and make them slip up when they could be celebrating success after success. That issue? Success neediness. Neediness holds back more people from success in business than anything else. WHAT EXACTLY IS SUCCESS NEEDINESS? Like … Read More

Failure Is Just Feedback And Reframing

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Welcome to today’s post. I’m going to be covering the idea of failure as just being feedback today. Not only that, but I have a great NLP technique to share with you that has improved my life greatly. I also want to give you a quality exercise that can help you Reframe just about anything in your life. So with … Read More

Fitness For Filmmakers Part II

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Continuing where we left off last time, this is the third post in a series on fitness for filmmakers and business-people. In this post, I explain how to get more fit and healthy and how it can affect your filmmaking positively. As we discussed in the last two parts, it’s not just a massively important thing for your filmmaking, but for your … Read More

Is Screenwriting Using the Three Act Structure Still Relevant?

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I used to hate the 3 act structure simply because that’s the formula you see in every screenwriting book. How can you create art following such a restricting structure? I’ve changed my mind since. There are a lot a great filmmakers who express their full creativity within the ‘restrictions’ of this formula. One of my favourite film directors, Rainer Werner … Read More

Fitness For Filmmakers Part I

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This is the second in a series I’m doing about fitness for filmmakers. Getting in shape will benefit your business life and your life overall. It’s time to get in shape! As discussed last time around, whilst we don’t necessarily have to turn ourselves into Arnold Schwarzenegger, getting in shape is one of the very best things you can do for your … Read More

3 Great Techniques For Letting Go and Letting the Writing Flow

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Recently, I wrote about some of the difficulties inherent in writing, and tackled some issues concerning writer’s block in a post about how to Just Let Go of Everything and Write! Today, I have some more practical ideas for blasting past writer’s block and really getting down to writing work. In fact, if you start adopting these techniques, then writer’s … Read More

Should I Go To Film School? Part IV

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This is Part IV in our series entitled Should I Go to Film School, where we really break down the various aspects of going to film school and if it’s relevant to your career as a filmmaker. Here are the other parts in order: Should I Go To Film School? Part I Should I Go To Film School? Part II Should I … Read More