Archive for August, 2011


USC Grad Fired for Incompetence

In Los Angeles you can literally throw a brick and hit someone working in the film business. As such, my roommate brought over a friend the other night to watch “Rounders”. Turns out she is a producer of several reality TV shows and doc about a certain well known comic book creator. We got into […]

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Rounders is a Great F%$^ing Movie to Learn From

If you haven’t seen the movie “Rounders”, go rent it. Now. It’s such a great example of every aspect of filmmaking executed with near perfection. The movie is a card shark drama with Matt Damon, Ed Norton, John Malkovitch, John Turturro, Gretchen Mol, and Martin Landau. Matt Damon plays Mikey, a law student who is […]

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Lloyd from ‘Entourage’ as a Reality Check

The TV show “Entourage” is really the world’s best, first, and most accurate iteration of real life in the film business at a very high level. In “Film School Secrets”, we encourage aspiring filmmakers to skip film school and get on real film sets right away, plus begin making your own marketable material to show to […]

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NY Times Articles Exposes Truth About Film School

The NY Times recently published an article titled “For Film Graduates, an Altered Picture”. The article represents the first mainstream exposure of the truth you’ve been reading about on this website. Or, it could also be called “Film School Secrets Very Very Light.” The article features some of the most truthful and shocking information about […]

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