"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
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DIY Movie Making article roundup:

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.

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.

The Frugal Filmmaker
I'm a filmmaker with a lot of ambition and very little money. Do I need both?

There, I Fixed It
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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.

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