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1. No Film School Blog

No Film School BlogBrooklyn, NY About Blog No Film School is the leading worldwide community of filmmakers, video producers, and independent creatives. No Film School is where filmmakers learn from each other — 'no film school' required.
Frequency 1 post / day
Blog nofilmschool.com
Facebook fans 543.8K ⋅ Twitter followers 163.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 317 ⋅ Domain Authority 80

2. Film Independent

Film IndependentLos Angeles, CA About Blog A non-profit arts organization that champions the independent filmmaker. Their 6,000 Members have access to the best in film education with classes and workshops on the latest indie trends, get first-looks at the upcoming indie releases, receive discounts on casting rooms, have monthly networking events, gain exclusive access to the LA Film Festival, and make up the voting constituency for the Film Independent Spirit Awards.
Frequency 5 posts / week
Blog filmindependent.org/blog
Facebook fans 306.4K ⋅ Twitter followers 573.2K ⋅ Social Engagement 104 ⋅ Domain Authority 66

3. Indie Film Hustle

Indie Film HustleAbout Blog Teaching you how to hack your indie filmmaking with stuff they don't teach you in film school. Showing you on how to get your Indie Film Hustle on!
Frequency 4 posts / week
Also in Filmmaking Blogs
Blog indiefilmhustle.com/blog-3
Facebook fans 126.7K ⋅ Twitter followers 44.5K ⋅ Social Engagement 54 ⋅ Domain Authority 49

4. PremiumBeat | Video Editing

PremiumBeat | Video EditingCanada About Blog PremiumBeat.com is a curated royalty free music website that provides exclusive, high-quality tracks and sound effects for use in new and traditional media projects, including videos, films, apps, games, and television programming.
Frequency 3 posts / week
Also in Video Editing Blogs
Blog premiumbeat.com/blog/categor..
Facebook fans 166.5K ⋅ Twitter followers 15.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 106 ⋅ Domain Authority 65

5. Shooting People - Independent Filmmakers Network

Shooting People - Independent Filmmakers Network London, UK, NYC About Blog A vibrant community of independent filmmakers. They connect and collaborate to get films made and seen.
Frequency 30 posts / year
Blog shootingpeople.org/blog
Facebook fans 32.2K ⋅ Twitter followers 25.1K ⋅ Social Engagement 5 ⋅ Domain Authority 53

6. Film Threat Magazine | Hollywood's Indie Voice

Film Threat Magazine | Hollywood's Indie VoiceLos Angeles, California, United States About Blog Film Threat was founded over 25 years ago. From the beginning, Film Threat magazine dominated the print landscape as the source for conversation about independent and underground cinema. Since then, the website has continued the tradition set forth by the magazine; a lone voice shouting into the void of mainstream media, that there is more to film than summer blockbusters and celebrity gossip.
Frequency 3 posts / day
Also in Movie Blogs, Movie Magazines
Blog filmthreat.com
Facebook fans 10.9K ⋅ Twitter followers 102.3K ⋅ Social Engagement 8 ⋅ Domain Authority 62

7. Raindance | The Home of Independent Film

Raindance | The Home of Independent FilmAbout Blog Read the latest articles on the Raindance blog, featuring tips, advice and insight for independent and aspiring filmmakers.
Frequency 3 posts / week
Blog raindance.org/blog
Facebook fans 80.9K ⋅ Twitter followers 112K ⋅ Social Engagement 53 ⋅ Domain Authority 62

8. Filmmaking Stuff Blog

Filmmaking Stuff BlogHollywood, CA About Blog Filmmaking Stuff is a professional resource for independent filmmakers and provides tips on screenwriting, producing, crowdfunding, directing, movie marketing and film distribution.
Frequency 1 post / week
Blog filmmakingstuff.com
Facebook fans 64.6K ⋅ Twitter followers 3.1K ⋅ Social Engagement 41 ⋅ Domain Authority 47

9. Indie Cinema - It's not as hipster as it sounds | Reddit

Indie Cinema - It's not as hipster as it sounds | RedditSan Francisco, CA About Blog The home for news about independent film/movies, web series, shorts, animation, documentaries, and film festivals.
Frequency 1 video / day
Blog old.reddit.com/r/indiecinema
Facebook fans 1.3M ⋅ Twitter followers 641.7K ⋅ Social Engagement 85 ⋅ Domain Authority 90

10. Creative North | Youtube

Creative North | YoutubeScandinavia About Blog Award-winning documentary filmmakers capture their journey. In stories that inspire other filmmakers to make their dream films come true. This is where you learn documentary filmmaking first hand.
Frequency 30 videos / year
Blog youtube.com/user/creativenor..
Facebook fans 4.6K ⋅ Twitter followers 644 ⋅ Social Engagement 5 ⋅ Domain Authority 99

11. Roger Ebert Blog

Roger Ebert BlogChicago About Blog Welcome to the new RogerEbert.com, the world's preeminent destination for movie criticism, commentary and community.
Frequency 24 posts / week
Blog rogerebert.com/blogs
Facebook fans 129.8K ⋅ Twitter followers 730.1K ⋅ Social Engagement 38 ⋅ Domain Authority 84

12. Flickering Myth

Flickering MythEngland About Blog From independent and world cinema to the latest Hollywood blockbusters and 'geek' culture, Flickering Myth covers all aspects of the movie, TV, comic book and video game industries with news, reviews, trailers, interviews, articles, opinions and more.
Frequency 29 posts / day
Blog flickeringmyth.com
Facebook fans 27.8K ⋅ Twitter followers 58.6K ⋅ Social Engagement 5 ⋅ Domain Authority 81

13. SimplyScripts - Free screenwriters screenplay resource and discussion board for Indies.

SimplyScripts - Free screenwriters screenplay resource and discussion board for Indies.Virginia About Blog Free screenwriters screenplay resource and discussion board. Make your script better. Read professional movie scripts and screenplays. Searchable database of movie, television, radio, anime scripts, transcripts and plays. A screenwriter's resource. Directors and Producers, find your next award winning script here.
Frequency 2 posts / week
Blog simplyscripts.com
Twitter followers 558 ⋅ Social Engagement 1 ⋅ Domain Authority 58

14. Screenwriter Blogs Script Magazine

Screenwriter Blogs Script MagazineL.A. | NYC | USA About Blog Read columns about various screenplay topics and see screenplay examples of scripts, movies and more.
Frequency 4 posts / week
Blog scriptmag.com/features/columns
Facebook fans 126.3K ⋅ Twitter followers 63.4K ⋅ Social Engagement 65 ⋅ Domain Authority 57

15. Filmmaker Magazine | The Magazine of Independent Film

Filmmaker Magazine | The Magazine of Independent FilmAbout Blog Through its four published issues a year and its regularly updated website, blog and newsletter, Filmmaker, a publication of the IFP, covers the world of independent film from the point of view of the working filmmaker and the independent film enthusiast. Publication with a focus on independent film, offering articles, links, and resources.
Frequency 8 posts / week
Blog filmmakermagazine.com
Facebook fans 354.6K ⋅ Twitter followers 102.3K ⋅ Social Engagement 103 ⋅ Domain Authority 69

16. Jonny Elwyn Film Editor

Jonny Elwyn Film EditorLondon About Blog The online world of Jonny Elwyn - a freelance film editor living and working in London.
Frequency 1 post / month
Blog jonnyelwyn.co.uk
Facebook fans 1.6K ⋅ Twitter followers 3.9K ⋅ Social Engagement 84 ⋅ Domain Authority 46

17. Indie Filmmaking Blog | Lights Film School

Indie Filmmaking Blog | Lights Film SchoolAbout Blog Lights film school is an online learning environment where film makers come together to learn how to make great films and documentaries.
Frequency 5 posts / year
Blog lightsfilmschool.com/blog
Facebook fans 23.6K ⋅ Twitter followers 2.6K ⋅ Domain Authority 48

18. Noam Kroll

Noam KrollAbout Blog Filmmaking techniques, camera reviews, and industry tips from my real world experiences as an independent filmmaker in Los Angeles.
Frequency 1 post / week
Blog noamkroll.com
Facebook fans 5.9K ⋅ Twitter followers 5K ⋅ Domain Authority 46

19. MovieMaker Magazine - The Art & Business of Making Movies

MovieMaker Magazine - The Art & Business of Making MoviesLos Angeles, CA About Blog MovieMaker's content is directed at the audience as well as the artist, and its lively mix of interviews, trend-setting criticism, DIY techniques, festival coverage', distribution and financing tips, behind-the-scenes indie 'war stories and appreciations of classic Hollywood actors, directors, cinematographers, producers, screenwriters and editors makes MovieMaker Magazine a perennial favorite and trusted brand with cinema artists and discriminating film fans everywhere.
Frequency 15 posts / week
Blog moviemaker.com
Facebook fans 92.2K ⋅ Twitter followers 172K ⋅ Social Engagement 9 ⋅ Domain Authority 64

20. Filmmaking Lifestyle

Filmmaking LifestyleUK About Blog Filmmaking Lifestyle brings readers tutorials and guides on setting up and growing a video production business, as well as articles on independent filmmaking of all kinds.
Frequency 1 post / month
Blog filmlifestyle.com
Facebook fans 4.5K ⋅ Twitter followers 15.5K ⋅ Social Engagement 15 ⋅ Domain Authority 33

21. indiefilmTO

indiefilmTOToronto, Ontario About Blog indiefilmTO that we're more passionate about the filmmaker than the film. We do teach you how to get a great producer yourself
Frequency 2 posts / month
Blog indiefilmto.com/blog
Twitter followers 910 ⋅ Social Engagement 21 ⋅ Domain Authority 25

22. Independent Cinema Office Blog

Independent Cinema Office BlogUK About Blog The national organisation for the development and support of independent film exhibition in the UK.
Frequency 1 post / week
Blog independentcinemaoffice.org...
Facebook fans 7.3K ⋅ Twitter followers 15.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 48 ⋅ Domain Authority 49

23. Amy Clarke Films

Amy Clarke FilmsLiverpool, UK About Blog Amy Clarke Films is a filmmaking blog focusing on working within the film industry, career advice and tips for filmmakers.
Frequency 1 post / week
Blog amyclarkefilms.com
Facebook fans 739 ⋅ Twitter followers 1.4K ⋅ Social Engagement 12 ⋅ Domain Authority 22

24. StudentFilmmakers Magazine

StudentFilmmakers MagazineNew York, NY About Blog StudentFilmmakers Magazine's mission is to provide outstanding, high level educational articles, interviews, and insider best practices and techniques that are inspiring and informational for both new-and-emerging and established film and video makers of all levels around the world.
Frequency 2 posts / week
Blog studentfilmmakers.com
Facebook fans 13.1K ⋅ Twitter followers 64.3K ⋅ Domain Authority 40

25. IndieTalk - Indie Film Forum

IndieTalk - Indie Film ForumAbout Blog The Internet's #1 Filmmaking Forum Since 2003.This is Filmmakers Forum , Video Forum , Cinematography Forum , Screenwriting Forum .
Frequency 1 post / day
Blog indietalk.com
Facebook fans 2.1K ⋅ Twitter followers 999 ⋅ Domain Authority 37

26. CineVue

CineVueLondon About Blog Founded in April 2010, CineVue's team of passionate cinéastes work to bring you the very best in content, from weekly reviews of the latest theatrical and DVD/Blu-ray releases to special features and international film festival coverage. As an independent film site, their aim is to reach out to the largest audience possible, whilst also highlighting and championing some of the more diverse and lesser-known new releases from the world of cinema.
Frequency 5 posts / month
Blog cine-vue.com
Facebook fans 8.8K ⋅ Twitter followers 10.9K ⋅ Social Engagement 17 ⋅ Domain Authority 59

27. Indieactivity | The Community of Independent Filmmakers

Indieactivity | The Community of Independent FilmmakersNew York, USA About Blog Indieactivity is an online publication covering film news, reviews, festivals, filmmaking, interviews to active filmmakers and fans worldwide.
Frequency 2 posts / week
Blog indieactivity.com
Social Engagement 13 ⋅ Domain Authority 33

28. SINdie | Southeast Asian Cinema and Beyond

SINdie | Southeast Asian Cinema and BeyondSingapore About Blog The longest running independent film publication in Singapore, SINdie is a web magazine that focuses on both independent and commercial Southeast Asian cinema, featuring reviews, trade news, and editorials.
Frequency 4 posts / week
Blog sindie.sg
Facebook fans 4K ⋅ Twitter followers 199 ⋅ Social Engagement 88 ⋅ Domain Authority 28

29. Plymouth Arts Centre | Art Gallery, Cinema and Cafe/Bar | Barbican, Plymouth.

Plymouth Arts Centre | Art Gallery, Cinema and Cafe/Bar | Barbican, Plymouth.Plymouth, UK About Blog Welcome to Plymouth Arts Centre, a nationally acclaimed centre for contemporary art, independent cinema and creative learning.
Frequency 3 posts / month
Blog plymouthartscentre.org/blog
Social Engagement 10 ⋅ Domain Authority 42

30. THE INDEPENDENT INITIATIVE | By Filmmakers for Filmmakers

THE INDEPENDENT INITIATIVE | By Filmmakers for FilmmakersBrisbane, Australia About Blog THE INDEPENDENT INITIATIVE are creatives dedicated to giving independent filmmakers and dreamers the practical tools they need to succeed as filmmakers, cinematographers and actors.
Frequency 2 posts / day
Also in Australia Movie Blogs
Blog theindependentinitiative.com
Facebook fans 6K ⋅ Twitter followers 233 ⋅ Social Engagement 6 ⋅ Domain Authority 25

31. Startup Filmmaker - Stacey Parks

Startup Filmmaker - Stacey ParksLos Angeles About Blog Startup Filmmaker aims to be a true resource for filmmakers at any stage of the game: for experienced filmmakers looking to find out more about what the buyers themselves are looking for, and to learn the latest trends in distribution, to filmmakers who are seeking distribution for the first time, to student filmmakers hungry to learn about the most important element of film making they don't teach you in film school.
Frequency 28 posts / year
Blog startupfilmmaker.com
Twitter followers 16K ⋅ Social Engagement 1 ⋅ Domain Authority 34

32. The Guerrilla Rep Blog

The Guerrilla Rep BlogSan Francisco, CA, USA About Blog Headed by Ben Yennie, Guerrilla Rep Media is a Media distribution consulting firm. Ben acts as a consultant helping connect filmmakers to distributors and sales agents, develop marketing strategies, and take their projects to the next level.
Frequency 10 posts / quarter
Blog theguerrillarep.com/blog
Facebook fans 603 ⋅ Twitter followers 7.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 3 ⋅ Domain Authority 28

33. IFP Phoenix - The Arizona Independent Filmmaking Community

IFP Phoenix - The Arizona Independent Filmmaking CommunityPhoenix, Arizona About Blog Independent Feature Project: Phoenix (IFP/PHX) supports and develops the growth of independent filmmaking in Arizona through comprehensive training, networking, exhibition and filmmaking opportunities. Additionally, the organization aspires to continually reach out with support for all other filmmaking-friendly organizations in Arizona and be the resource that helps connect everyone in our filmmaking community.
Frequency 6 posts / quarter
Blog ifpphx.org/blog
Facebook fans 3.4K ⋅ Twitter followers 1.9K ⋅ Social Engagement 12 ⋅ Domain Authority 24

34. Chicago Independent Film Critics Circle

Chicago Independent Film Critics CircleAbout Blog The Chicago Independent Film Critics Circle (CIFCC) is a creative and engaging non-for-profit organization composed of unique, dedicated, and diversified film critics. Our members are wide-ranging in experiences, backgrounds, tastes, diversities, and target audiences across both print and online platforms and publications.
Frequency 2 posts / day
Also in Movie Review Blogs
Blog chicagoindiecritics.org
Facebook fans 1.2K ⋅ Twitter followers 1.7K ⋅ Domain Authority 28

35. Short Movie Club

Short Movie ClubAbout Blog Keep up with articles from Short Movie Club.
Frequency 2 posts / month
Blog shortmovie.club/interviews
Facebook fans 2.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 28 ⋅ Domain Authority 18

36. EFFEXER PROJECT

EFFEXER PROJECTAtlanta, Georgia About Blog Follow to keep up with updates on Independent short films and videos.
Frequency 1 post / quarter
Since Aug 2018
Blog effexerproject.com
Domain Authority 1

37. Sundance Film Festival | YouTube

Sundance Film Festival | YouTubeAll Over The World About Blog As a champion and curator of independent stories for the stage and screen, Sundance Institute provides and preserves the space for artists in film, theatre, film composing, and digital media to create and thrive.
Frequency 2 videos / quarter
Blog youtube.com/user/sff/videos
Facebook fans 855.4K ⋅ Twitter followers 896.6K ⋅ Social Engagement 36

38. The Hurlblog - Create. Innovate. Educate.

The Hurlblog - Create. Innovate. Educate.CA About Blog Learn the art of cinematography with Shane Hurlbut, ASC. Get unique insights and insider knowledge from one of Hollywood's true creative filmmakers. Push the boundaries of your own creativity. Discover more.
Blog thehurlblog.com
Twitter followers 508 ⋅ Domain Authority 40

39. Sydney Film Base Blog

Sydney Film Base BlogAbout Blog All about Film Productions , Film Courses and Training at Sydney Film Base. This is Independent filmmaker center.
Frequency 6 posts / year
Blog sydneyfilmbase.com.au/film-blog
Domain Authority 17

40. Cinema Summit | Make Your Movie

Cinema Summit | Make Your MovieLos Angeles, CA About Blog Cinema Summit shares knowledge from working professionals in the film & television industry.
Frequency 19 posts / year
Blog cinemasummit.com/all-posts
Facebook fans 428 ⋅ Twitter followers 28 ⋅ Domain Authority 15