On February 15th, I finally met my new possible mentor, Lindsay Norgard. He invited me to his home and it was an interesting experience... Read More >>
NEVADA FILMMAKERS AND FILM PROFESSIONALS
Lakes, mountains, ghost towns, barren deserts, and the famous Las Vegas strip. These are just a few of the backdrops that have made the state of Nevada a favorite location site for local, regional and major film and television productions over the years. Among the noteworthy movies that have been filmed here: Con Air, The Godfather, Diamonds Are Forever, Magnolia, The Island, Casino, Top Gun, and Fear and Loathing In Las Vegas, just to name a few. Nevada in general (and Vegas in particular) is also a favorite shooting spot for television series, most notably "CSI" and of course, "Vegas."
Featured on this page are a number of quality filmmakers and film professionals who have proven their commitment to excellence as students of the Film Connection Film Institute of Nevada, having been trained and mentored one-on-one in real film production companies by some of the top industry professionals in film today. Please consult their individual websites to learn more about the services offered by these talented individuals. If you would like to learn more about the benefits of attending the Film Connection and learning the film industry on-the-job, please click here.
Latest Blog Entries from Nevada Film Connection Students
I know I'm to blog after every chapter I read and test on but I took the test on figurigng out how I remember when it comes to learning and the test recommned to me via the eBook (for Education Planner... Read More >>
Back in September of 2017, Darko and I shot my first interview using the three- point lighting method. However, Darko showed me a trick to save time in set-up using only two lights... Read More >>
These last two months have been somewhat difficult for myself. I was working on the YouTube talk show "Fired Up Football" I mentioned in my previous blog entry for about 2 months but following the first four episodes that I shot, recorded and edited entirely by myself, I decided to step away from the show to focus on my own personal projects... Read More >>
After going through several drafts of the treatment for my film "Layla" and discussing it with my screenwriting mentor, I am pleased to say I am finally in the process of writing the first draft of my screenplay... Read More >>