Tag: filmmaker

10 tips for screenwriting

Screenwriting can be tough. I should know – I haven’t completed a screenplay in 2 years, even a short one. Following conversations with a number of local screenwriters, I’ve complied a list of 10 tips for screenwriting. 1. Get your writing conditions right. Know yourself and the conditions in which you are most productive: be that writing in a home…

Kino #99: Open-Screen Film Night

Kino Sydney returns on Monday 12 October, chock full of: local short films; filmmaker Q&As; featured filmmaker for Q&A session; live music; pizza; baked goods; lucky door prizes; and more. Everything kicks off from 6pm at 107 Projects. Tickets are $10 and strictly limited. Come cheer on as first time filmmakers, local favourites, and seasoned pros strut their stuff and…

10 tips for casting your next short film

Are you ready to leave behind casts made up by your family and friends? Take the next step in casting your short film with our tips below: based on years of facilitating local filmmaking. We prepared this in response to the lack of casting advice elsewhere. 1. Come to the next Kino Sydney screening and spend the pre-show, intermission, and…

Kino #97: Open-Screen Film Night

Kino Sydney returns chook full of colourful, sometimes gonzo, and always-inventive short films on Monday 3rd August. Join us from 6pm at 107 Projects in Redfern for short films, filmmaker Q&As, live music, pizza and giveaways. Come cheer on as first time filmmakers, local favourites, and seasoned pros strut their stuff and premiere new short films. Tickets are only $10…