How on earth would you write a book about film directing when great directors all say something different? In 1976, when I was approached by the American Film Institute to write a book about film directing, there were no word processors. I transcribed hundreds of hours of interviews with 85 […] Read more »

My Purpose as a Consultant

The dictionary says: A consultant is an experienced individual that is trained to analyze and advise a client in order to help the client make the best possible choices. This is one of the main things I do for people who have goals in filmmaking. Some of the questions I’ve […] Read more »

Client Profile #1

Who are my consulting clients? Well, I’ll start with someone I’m working with right now. HH – businessman, southern California, devoted father of an aspiring filmmaker. Gives his son the space to “do his own thing,” but wants to see a successful result, and wants to make sure everything is […] Read more »