Posts tagged "low budget"

Downtown Elgin's Starring Role in Independent Film

Production of the Film “Night Train” Showcases Rejuvenated Downtown Elgin   Blue Damen Pictures will be producing their first feature film “Night Train” right in downtown Elgin this Memorial Day Weekend. Shot entirely on location in a single weekend “Night Train” will feature local businesses and Elgin’s revitalized parks, Main Street and riverfront in the... Read more »

Putting the "Pro" in Profiteering

There’s something about the film industry that makes everyone see dollar signs and broken promises. It is almost a joke. Recently I had the misfortune of experiencing this first-hand. As an independent filmmaker it is easy to forget that even the simplest of tasks, such as shooting a short scene of a girl falling asleep... Read more »