"And I do think there`s a new crop of American filmmakers coming. And they`re in high school right now.
They`re in Mrs. Dawson`s English class! They`ve got new tools, they`ve got computers and the video cameras,
which are the equivalent of our super-8mm..."

Sam Raimi
Dov S-S Simens' 2-Day Film School
This is the premiere film school course of its kind. Dov S-S Simens' 2-Day Film School condenses four years of film school theory and education into two days of essential and practical facts and information. It's a no-hold barred, rapid fire weekend designed for anyone from first-time filmmakers to industry professionals seeking a fresh perspective on the realities of the film business.
http://www.dovsimensfilmschool.com/homepage.html

INDY MOGUL
The network dedicated to filmmakers and film fans alike. Whether you're behind the camera or in front of the screen, Indy Mogul is for you.
http://www.indymogul.com

MAKE: ONLINE
The first magazine devoted entirely to DIY technology projects, MAKE Magazine unites, inspires and informs a growing community of resourceful people who undertake amazing projects in their backyards, basements, and garages.
DIY Movie Making article roundup:
http://blog.makezine.com/archive/2010/03/diy_movie_making_article_roundup.html

DIY Film Gear
DIY Film Gear is a collection of homemade production gear and film equipment that's helped me and so I'm just paying it forward.
http://diyfilmgear.blogspot.com

No Media Kings
One of the things I hate most about digital projects — and there's a lot to hate about new media — is that it encourages people to spend money.
http://nomediakings.org/youshouldmovies.htm

The Frugal Filmmaker
I'm a filmmaker with a lot of ambition and very little money. Do I need both?
http://filmflap.blogspot.com/2010/03/its-diy-moviemaking-month-over-at-make.html

There, I Fixed It
Epic Kludges + Jury Rigs or... The ultimate collection of how not to DIY!
http://thereifixedit.com

BECKERFILMS
Josh Becker has been making movies since he was a teenager. His first film was made at age thirteen, and by 9th grade he was tackling Oedipus Rex with future cult-icon Bruce Campbell. Since then he has written and directed numerous short films, four feature films, several television movies and worked on successful tv shows.

(Ed's Note: This is a "Must Visit" site. If you want a glimpse into the life of a truly independent filmmaker, you really need to read every word on Josh's site.)
http://www.beckerfilms.com

Hollywoodlitsales.com
We have everything you need, from fee-based script critiquing services … to lots of FREE information, such as articles from professional writers, company contacts, producers’ wish lists, a logline submission database, and a gigantic Q&A forum where you can question experts.

MovieBytes.com
Screenwriting Contests & Markets Online
http://moviebytes.com