Last year, we asked young filmmakers from all over the country to participate in our “Contribute to Creativity” video contest, a partnership with Maker Studios YouTubers. We loved the submissions so much that we decided to launch a brand new Tumblr page to share the short films with the world!... Read more

Photo Courtesy of Bret Hampton

Photo Courtesy of Bret Hampton

When Hollywood legend Paul Newman spoke at my film school, he remarked that only three of the 200 students in the audience would likely go on to work in the entertainment industry. Maybe it was a slight exaggeration back then, but in today’s digital world where piracy has devalued creativity,... Read more

Photo by Sarah Browne

Photo by Sarah Browne

Growing up with a film editor as a father, I fell in love with all kinds of cinema at a young age. He taught me how to edit film when I was five, and I’ve been making movies ever since. Despite achieving some success and recognition in my 31 years... Read more

Photo by Xavier Gallego Morel

Photo by Xavier Gallego Morel

By Melissa Chamberlain All parents worry about their kids. We watch our children dream big and we do our best not to stifle their ambitions – so that they might enter into the adult world with the confidence that comes from being supported and encouraged. Even as they move away... Read more

Graphic by BlueRingMedia

Graphic by BlueRingMedia

Two months ago, we asked the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to not hurt the TV shows and films we love and kill jobs. And we asked you, our members, to stand with us in opposing the FCC’s #UnlockTheBox proposal. 20,906 of you responded – and this week, the U.S. Copyright... Read more

Photo by Lorelyn Medina

Photo by Lorelyn Medina

By Ruth Vitale, CreativeFuture CEO Having released over 100 films, (as I like to say – from the ridiculous to the sublime) including Dirty Dancing, Gummo, and Hustle & Flow, I’m very familiar with all the moving parts behind a production. It’s not an easy task to get it done.... Read more