The name comes from a mix of mock as ridiculous and as false, and documentary; the cinematographic genre that films themes of social, cultural or scientific interest through facts, situations and characters from reality with an informative or pedagogical purpose. Let’s see what it’s all about
What is indie cinema? Surely, you’ve asked yourself more than once. Keep reading and you will learn some things that you certainly did not know about indie movies. Some are odd facts, others are cinephile history.
Many filmmakers focus on the creative part and forget the practical aspects when telling a story, as well as how complicated it can be to go from writing a story to quantifying how much it will cost to bring it to life, in numbers and real money.
Many young filmmakers say: ‘I’m ready to make my film but first I need to get the money.‘ Dear writer, actor, director, producer: That is not true. You don’t have to get the money first. It’s possible to make a movie that people will love, with zero money. It’s true that shooting the first film, …
What is indie cinema? And the independent cinema? What is one and what is the other? Are indie movies and independent films the same? And the indie cinema and the auteur cinema? Are they the same? And if they are not, how are they different?
What is independent cinema? Is independent cinema an auteur cinema? Is indie cinema independent cinema? What characterizes it? These are just some of the questions that we are going to try to resolve in this post today. Let’s start!
Actors and actresses don’t become celebrities without working hard, and celebrities don’t instantly transform into superstars. Very often (most of the time actually), this status is preceded by a difficult path that requires hard work and patience, tons and tons of it.