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I train screenwriters & filmmakers
whose works encourage, empower, and entertain

short film budgets
done right

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$25K or $25 – make your budget as good as your script!

I’m a writer-director, turned into a producer by necessity, and have by now produced and consulted on dozens of award-winning, micro-budget features and shorts. One thing I’ve learned is that creating a great budget is as creative a project as the film itself. Let me show you the ropes!

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you have talent. Don't question it.

You’re a writer, director and/or actor, whether you’ve done any of those things or have been secretly dreaming about it. Your desire to create is all the proof I need to know that you have talent, and that what you have to offer matters. My world would be a better place if your creativity, passions and stories ended up on the screen.

But I know how it goes. Years of procrastination and nothing done? Been there. Worked your butt off and saw no results? I’m raising my hand. It looked like you were getting your big break and then it fell through? My heart has been broken too. Many times. Gave up? Thinking of giving up? Check and check and check.

I’ve been through all of the above, and I’m a working screenwriter and filmmaker here to tell you this:

> You don’t have to give up on your dreams as an artist
> And you don’t have to go it alone.

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