Is Passion First the Next Step in Crowdfunding?

We’re all familiar with Kickstarter and Indiegogo. Some of us have even used Slated, but Richard Guay, longtime indie producer, wants to change the way we fund films online.  Passion First is “a portal for crowdfunders to truly become investors”.  The idea is simple:  instead of simply donating to a film or project of your choice […]

Tribeca Film Festival: Identity in Flux

Here’s an interesting article from Variety writer, Peter Debruge, and his take on the direction the Tribeca Film Festival has taken over the years: “Compared to other sprocket operas of its size and stature, the Tribeca Film Festival is still an astonishingly young to-do. Founded in 2002, the event has only just entered its teens, and like […]

#TFF2014: Filmmaker, Andrew Disney’s On Directing

In an insightful post by TribecaFilm.com, Andrew Disney On ‘Intramural’, Test Audiences and Why Film School Matters, director Andrew Disney offers great advice to filmmakers everywhere.  Here are just a few snippets we thought were key when developing a career in the film industry: “I think it depends on what kind of films you’re making, […]