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22 Success Tips for Women Filmmakers in a Male-Dominated Industry

We speak with 5 women from various aspects of the film industry who weigh in on what women must do to succeed in the biz.

“Empire” Editor Has 7 Steps to Network Successfully in Hollywood

The editor for shows such as “Empire” and “Glee” shares wise advice on how to successfully network in Hollywood–even when you don’t know anyone.

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A personal interview with the former EVP of Physical Production at Alcon Entertainment, about success and setbacks in Hollywood as a double minority.

How to Not Break Up With Your Director: The Editor’s Guide

The director/editor collaboration is like a romantic relationship. They spend a lot of time together. Here are 6 tips for editors to keep the relationship going.

How I Hire (and Re-Hire) a Film Editor

How to get hired as an editor, from the perspective of the person who’s doing the hiring – covering the reel, scene samples, and how to get rehired.

4 Keys to a Fulfilling Editing Career From a Veteran Editor

In our industry, you can be lucky, or you can be consistent. Most of us aren’t lucky, but if you follow some basic principles, you can build a great career.

How Taylor Tracy Left Corporate Video to Cut A-List Music Videos

Tired of the uninspiring corporate video work she was doing in Nebraska, Taylor took a chance that landed her a job cutting A-list music videos in L.A.

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9 Principles For a Long Career as a Video Creative

After 20 years in the industry, I have seen that there are many ways to fail. But just a few principles can make all the difference in your career growth.

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It’s been a really great year for my friend and long time independent filmmaking comrade, Anthony Lucero. A year that was a decade in the making.

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How Three Directors Went From Short Film to Hollywood

While prestige film festivals have historically been the Holy Grail for short films, Internet distribution has changed things forever.

4 essential principles you can use to become a better filmmaker in 2016

Growing as a filmmaker requires perspective and planning, as well as hard work. Set goals to become a better filmmaker in the year ahead.