Category: Motivation and Inspiration

Denzel Washington Breaks Down the Key to Achieving Your Filmmaking Dreams

Posted by Anthony - May 12, 2014 - Acting, Candid Advice, Career Advice, Motivation and Inspiration denzel-washington-safe-house-black-enterprise

(photo: Black Enterprise) I know it’s been a long minute since I last put up a blog post here. I actually have a few dozen things I’ve wanted to write about and share for some time now, but had my nose to the grindstone completely revamping and updating the brand-new 2nd Edition of my first book, [...]

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My Short (But Memorable) Encounter With “Fast and Furious” Star, Paul Walker – R.I.P.

Posted by Anthony - December 3, 2013 - Acting, Career Advice, Motivation and Inspiration gty_paul_walker_ll_131130_16x9_992

Like many of you I was recently saddened by actor Paul Walker’s untimely death.  It was way too soon and sudden.  While I didn’t personally know him, I did get to very briefly meet him and in that brief encounter he unexpectedly taught me a little showbiz lesson that I never forgot, so I wanted [...]

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SNEAK PEEK: The 2nd Edition of “The Shut Up and Shoot Documentary Guide”

Posted by Anthony - April 19, 2013 - Announcements, Motivation and Inspiration DNDCameraCreedTitle1

Y’all know the grind never stops at Down and Dirty DV, so if you don’t see any blog posts for a minute, know that I’m working on something ELSE to educate and motivate aspiring filmmakers.  And for the last few months that something else has been the 2nd edition of my first book, The Shut Up [...]

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