Category: Freelance Video

BEHIND THE SCENEZ: Producer Axuan Vrolijk Breaks Down a One-Take Spec Commercial

Posted by Anthony - May 31, 2013 - Commercials, Freelance Video MorningSurprise2

This is the first installment of our new blog segment Behind the Scenez, in which fellow filmmakers share the raw stats, logistics and otherwise break down how they pulled off a project.  Our first guest is producer, Axuan Vrolijk, breaking down a one-take spec Coca-Cola commercial directed by HB no. 2 entitled, Morning Surprise. Peep [...]

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5 Things to Clarify With Clients From Go

Posted by Anthony - December 15, 2011 - Corporate Video, Film Books, Freelance Video GreenScreenInterview

The following post is excerpted from the Handling Ya Business chapter of my brand-new book, The Shut Up and Shoot Freelance Video Guide, which is now shipping.  You can download more FREE sample content from the book at the link above.  If you like what you read, please feel free to order a signed 400-page, [...]

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PEEP THIS: Fashion Videos by Alexandra Roxo

Posted by Anthony - December 9, 2011 - Cinematography, Freelance Video, Women in Film AlexandraOnSet

Attending and now working and teaching at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts , I’ve been blessed to meet,teach and work with more talented filmmakers than I can honestly recount.  It seems that almost every other week a name from the past pops up in the trades, at Sundance, on tv or elsewhere on the [...]

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How to Train Your Clients…in 30 Days or Less

Posted by Anthony - November 16, 2011 - Career Advice, Corporate Video, Film Books, Freelance Video HTBABC-Logo1

If you shoot video as a freelance filmmaker, chances are high that you’ve had at least one client nightmare, so I thought I’d share this very funny spoof on the art of training your clients. It’s an ebook/audiobook entitled How to Be a Better Client by  the creative studio ID29 who clearly have an edgy [...]

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