Tell Me Something: Creative Advice from Documentarians
by Jessica Edwards, Filmmaker Magazine
We’ve all probably had that feeling: you’re in the middle of a project and its shape has formed in your mind, but it’s still fuzzy around the edges. You think you’re going in the right direction, but you don’t know what the final destination is yet. You need some sort of creative road map of practical steps to get the project back on track, to clarify your ideas and refocus your creative energy. Brian Eno suggests taking a hot shower. But for me, talking with other artists who’ve gotten through these challenges before is the best way to get my own creative gears back in motion. It was this thinking that led me to the idea for Tell Me Something, a book of advice from documentary filmmakers that I’m publishing.
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- IFP series: How to fund your documentary by Louise Rosen (filmcareer.wordpress.com)
- The Documentarian (mypactwithhumanity.wordpress.com)