The jokers at CollegeHumor graduate to features with the July 9 VOD release of Coffee Town. Cofounder Ricky Van Veen and writer-director Brad Copeland discuss working outside of the studio system and the future of film.
Two guys who have made a few high-profile movies throw out 11 predictions on the future of entertainment, including a coming implosion. But also: no screens, no controllers, dreams as entertainment, and rebirth out of chaos.
If too many big-budget movies fail at the box office then two-tier pricing could hit cinemas: "$25 for the next Iron Man . . . $7 to see Lincoln," said Spielberg. Niche directors were too risky for Hollywood, and cable TV stations were more adventurous than film studios.
Most business presentations stink. Period. They are bloated PowerPoint-laden ramblings that ignore audiences' key concerns and fail to tell a simple story. Here are 5 ways to make your presentations the happy exceptions.
Whether in the role of front man for world-music band Soulfege, hosting an award-winning TV show, or creating a better business model for independent artists, Derrick Ashong is just trying to communicate.