This is great info especially since we are currently working on a Christian-based film.

Dale Ward

Every spring in Austin, TX, following on the heels of The SXSW Film Festival is The Attic Film Festival (TAFF) (http://www.atticfilmfest.org/). Like SXSW, TAFF showcases some the best films from around the world. Unlike SXSW, TAFF focuses on faith-based Christian films, and also includes a Ministry Fair that highlights various ministries with opportunities for festivalgoers to support in helping make a global impact. Now in its fifth year, film festival director Dr. Jamee Kennedy spoke in an interview about TAFF’s humble beginnings in the youth room at Grace Covenant Church – which was the attic of one of the buildings on campus. That first year’s Best Film recipient was Binding Faith. “Binding Faith had such a powerful impact on those that attended the fest, it was apparent that we had something that was glorifying to God. The brain cells started turning over and we decided we’d try again but this…

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Good info for our Independent Film Makers!

Dale Ward

I believe you can make a feature film these days for $0 and I aim to prove it. Sound like fun and something you want to do, too? Well, you can. Will it look like the latest blockbusting action flick coming out at the megaplex and starring the hottest A-stars in Hollywood? No. Can it look as good as the “small” films that win BIG awards? You betcha. I refuse to believe that a quality film must cost a million dollars, a half a million dollars, a quarter million, or even 100 thousand. Why? Because I’ve seen it done. And I’ve done it. And I’m going to do it again. And so can you. Will you have to beg, borrow, and steal? Yes! (Well, not steal, but that’s up to you…but for sure you’ll have to beg and borrow…) You can do it starting today. Right now. Just keep “zero…

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