Acting

Feed Me

There are a lot of different hungers one can experience. The hunger of our guts, when our stomachs grumble from emptiness. Spiritual hunger, which reminds us of the importances of feeding ourselves as christians and not depending on our Sunday ...
Acting

Why Do the Movies Always Sound So Good?

You know, when I was younger I would watch movies and it would come to a part in the movie where bombs are going off, a train horn is howling, the motorcycle is revving, and the hero says some suave ...
Thoughts

Agent Carter – Review by Kendall Merritt

As a girl, and also a fan of everything Marvel since a very young age, I was very excited when it was announced that ABC and Marvel Television were making a 7 part mini-series entitled Agent Carter. For those who ...
Experiences

The Merry Incident: Winner of Our Recent 36 Hour Film ...

Just before the start of the holidays, CCM conducted a 36 hour film festival. With just two days and one night, they had to write, pre-produce, shoot, edit, color, and create titles for a two minute short film. Each team ...
Producing

Week In and Week Out: Learning to Produce a TV ...

Today’s post is written by one of our seasoned intern producers, Tim Martin, giving us his insight on what he has learned from producing his first televisions show. I am a college dropout. More specifically, I am a film school ...
Thoughts

Yeah! You Failed! But Keep Moving Forward.

“Around here, however, we don’t look backwards for very long. We keep moving forward, opening new doors and doing new things because we are curious, and curiosity leads us down new paths.” –Walt Disney The above quote is one that ...
Thoughts

Sing in the Shower

Ever since I was a little girl, I had the big dream of becoming an actress. Growing up in a rough home, I told myself that things would get better when I had my dream in my hands and I ...
Thoughts

Don’t Be Afraid to Do it Yourself – Part 1

DIY. Do it yourself. To some this may sound scary, but in all actuality, it is every broke filmmaker’s best friend. Over the years, as an amateur filmmaker and a cosplayer, I have learned some cheap, easy methods to turn ...
Film

The Art of Character Introduction in Butch Cassidy and the ...

“Who are these guys?” – Butch Cassidy When it comes to screenwriting, character introductions are incredibly important. Not only can these moments inspire specific audience reactions, but it can also offer a unique opportunity for insight into the film’s major ...
Acting

The Lie of Perfection: A Young Actress’s Journey

Let’s take a look at the odds for a moment. Sofie was young, just seventeen years old. She had never attended a single acting class before. One would have said she was out of her league. Over her head. But, ...