Writer and aspiring filmmaker, Rachel Granillo describes her journey to reclaiming her identity post-breakup.
Filmmaker, Rat Porridge, gives us an intimate look of their life via their lens.
Some tips on how to get ahead in the film industry by filmmaker Steffany Ramirez.
Riley Halliday is an aspiring filmmaker whose most recent work explores time, photography, and generational storytelling.
Filmmaker Danielle Acton recounts her childhood in Sacramento and her connection to Ladybird's title character.
Filmmaker Steffany Ramirez explains her deep connection to HBO's Insecure as a WOC and Cali girl.
A little push to start screenwriting is all we need sometimes- here's a roundup of tips from our founder, Kim Hoyos.
Filmmaker and VCU Arts student, Allie Meagher took over our Instagram to promote her latest project,
We hosted our second event: an editing workshop at Rutgers University! Read our recap and plans for future events here.
Filmmaker, Yasmin Mistry, gives voice and visuals to refuge voters disappointed by the 2016 US Election.
Vanesa Moreno is a 17 year old whose first short film tackles her struggles as an immigrant, woman of color, and artist.
Feeling lost in her creative life, media studies student, Hailey Mah finds consolation after a chat with filmmaker, Ok-Hee Joeng.
A message from our founder and a recap on our first event, Lens Flare!
Allison Barr is a young filmmaker whose newest work showcases her vision of New York, the city of all of her dreams.
Interested in both human rights and film, Lauren Cooke dives into how social responsibility should take a roll in filmmaking.
The world of entertainment internships is treacherous and oftentimes, unpaid. Let's start talking.
Writer and director Charlotte Manning draws parallels between the sexism in the film industry and society's perception of women.
Founder, Kim Hoyos, talks about ways to stay creative in the face of stress and anxiety.
Recent grad, Tara Reid, takes advice of motivational Youtuber and forgoes traditional path.
Black, queer, and a woman- Funkuin Sam lives with many identities. In this piece, she details how her struggle to reclaim those labels has fueled her creatively.
A young filmmaker from the UK details desire to see accurate mental illness representation.
Anna Phillips, talks about her struggles in letting herself be a writer.
Q&A with artist Winter Topaz on her latest short film!
Our newest submission guidelines!
The culture of working yourself to a breakdown is toxic especially in the film industry.
Filmmaker, Sidney Butler, breaks down race and the dynamics of Girls.
Arsal explains her battle with immigration status and nationality versus her passions.
Puerto Rican director/writer, Dana, breaks down her identity.
A roundup of video editing tutorials for beginners to learn on any of the most popular platforms!
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