by Sheree L. Ross March 11, 2019 @shereelross …and it’s not what you think. I have had the opportunity to attend some amazing events where I have met some incredible up-and-coming filmmakers. In my conversations with them the number one thing I’ve learned is that most independent filmmakers feel the same way about creating […]Read More What I’ve learned so far at SXSW this year…
by Sheree L. Ross November 14, 2017 So you we wake up one morning from a fevered dream with what seems like a brilliant idea, “I want to make a movie”. And then miracle of miracles, somehow every day you move forward on it. It actually starts to take shape as you call in favors […]Read More “Yikes! I think I’m in over my head.” Or…making your first movie.
launches @SummerBreak and their Mentorship Program this week. by TroyAnderson/ June 28, 2017/ ANNOUNCEMENTS/ No Comments Real-time reality series and original YouTube franchise, @SummerBreak, returns for a fifth season with a diverse cast of Los Angeles high school juniors and seniors ready for a summer fueled by creative passions, friendship, college prep, and endless […]Read More AT&T Hello Lab
by Sheree L. Ross Over a hundred thousand scripts will be written in 2017, as well as tens of thousands of independent films made. Hundreds of contests will be entered and most filmmakers will not move very far towards their goal of a distribution deal or theatrical release. What once seemed like the “impossible dream” […]Read More Disrupting Hollywood
Rashida Jones, executive producer-director from “Hot Girls Wanted: Turned On,” at the Sundance Film Festival on Jan. 21, 2017. (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times) Meredith BlakeContact Reporter Thanks to the opportunities created by Peak TV, the once-elusive female gaze is beginning to emerge on the small screen. Below, directors, writers and producers reflect […]Read More The Female Gaze