Blood From Stone – Geoff Ryan

Geoff Ryan’s genre-defying new feature film, ‘Blood From Stone’ debuts in June 2020. Below, Geoff describes his textbook indie success story, from the germ of an idea in high school, to assembling a crack team of collaborators, getting distributors on-board, and stretching a micro-budget to encompass a 28 day shoot in three cities, 20+ locations, and… Continue reading Blood From Stone – Geoff Ryan

Nowhere Mind – FilmConvert User Showcase

Nowhere Mind Ben Nissen – director I’ve been a filmmaker for most of my life. I graduated from Columbia College Chicago in 2005 with a Cinematography / Documentary degree. Now I manage Groupon’s in-house video team at their Chicago headquarters. Nowhere Mind was a film I started writing back in 2012, and in 2015, we started production on… Continue reading Nowhere Mind – FilmConvert User Showcase

I Did Her Wrong – FilmConvert User Showcase

Francisco Campos-Lopez is an award-winning filmmaker and writer.  He knew he wanted to create films since he was a child watching Indiana Jones. Francisco Campos-Lopez As Francisco developed his talent, he infused his work with his rebellious nature. Breaking away from the norm, and forming his own dream team of rebels, he began creating his first films… Continue reading I Did Her Wrong – FilmConvert User Showcase

‘The Balkan Line’ – Russian feature film

Aleksandr Verholak started his career as a freelance colorist in Moscow in 2010, and is now based in Los Angeles. Below, he describes how he created the look for the Russian feature film ‘The Balkan Line’. The Balkan Line (click thumbnails for gallery) Aleksandr Verholak FILM & MUSIC Reel | colorist Aleksandr Verholak from Aleksandr… Continue reading ‘The Balkan Line’ – Russian feature film

Homeless – feature film by Clay Hassler

An 18-year-old boy navigates his way through life in a shelter after the passing of his grandmother. He feels alone and anonymous in a seemingly connected world. But when his circumstances change for the better, he finds himself adapting to a new home, new friends and looking forward to a future that he hopes will… Continue reading Homeless – feature film by Clay Hassler

Love to Paradise – User Showcase Interview – Julian Galea How did you start out in filmmaking? I grew in Sydney, Australia with three brothers and immigrant parents from Malta. Like a lot of kids, I grew up loving movies. I found them absolutely fascinating (still do). This one day my father brought home a VHS Video Recorder and I… Continue reading Love to Paradise – User Showcase

Riccardo Gabrielli, ‘Cinco’

The Film ‘Cinco’ is a indie thriller set in New York City about a conwoman who gets into a dangerous face-off against a dangerous enemy. Although shot on a Canon 5D mkIII, the production values and cinematography make the film look like a high-budget Hollywood production – check out director Riccardo Gabrielli’s interview on how he… Continue reading Riccardo Gabrielli, ‘Cinco’