Filmmaking is one of the toughest businesses to work in, as there is no clear path to success and a tremendous amount of competition. The amount of turnover in the industry is staggering, and many aspiring filmmakers only make one or two films before they call it quits.
In order to succeed in film, it’s clear you need to play the long game. It can take years to develop the right skills, cultivate mutually beneficial relationships, and build a body of work that can ultimately serve as the foundation for a successful career. And with that, this episode focuses on 5 of the most crucial factors that all filmmakers need to take into account in order to beat the odds, and stay afloat in what can be a grueling industry.
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Noam Kroll is an award-winning Los Angeles based filmmaker, and the founder of the boutique production house, Creative Rebellion. His work can be seen at international film festivals, on network television, and in various publications across the globe. Follow Noam on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook for more content like this!