5 Tips for Every Indie 1st AD

Being a 1st AD, especially for an indie project can be a very rewarding job. So, what are you waiting for? Go shoot something.


No Camera? No Problem

Written by Josias Jensen. We are in a unique time in history. It has never been easier or cheaper to get your hands on a device with the ability to capture the world around you and its many stories. Phones with decent cameras are in abundance. If you have always dreamed of being a filmmaker, … Continue reading No Camera? No Problem

Wigging Out

written by Charis Joy Jackson   Film is hard work. Filled with long days, working under immense pressure & seeing impossible situations become possible.   Working with The Initiative Production Company, I get to be a part of this craziness on a daily basis. We’ve been producing short films and features since 2008. It started … Continue reading Wigging Out

Acting as a Form of Intercession

written by Josias Jensen   Two years ago, I was on set taking a brief break from a scene. I was staring into the beautiful blend of colors from the sunset and a thunderstorm looming in the distance. The weather somehow managed to reflect what was going on in my mind. It was both filled … Continue reading Acting as a Form of Intercession