metalhead

This past summer, right around the time the Los Angeles Film Festival screened the US premiere of Adam Rifkin’s Giuseppe Makes a Movie, the quirkily beautiful doc about “trailer-park auteur” Giuseppe Andrews was picked up by Cinelicious Pics. That’s great news not only for Rifkin, […]

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Takenori Oue is one of the outstanding interns who contribute their time and talent to Film Independent. Born in Hiroshima, he moved to Los Angeles last year to go to USC film school, where he’s majoring in critical studies. Takenori was inspired to be a […]

Robbie-Pickering

There’s a reason we call them “Labs.” Four times a year, we invite directors, screenwriters, producers and documentarians into a space where they can experiment with their projects, learning what’s working and what’s not, discovering ideas for making them better. Now, Film Independent is looking for […]

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