Thursday, June 16, 2011

Are Indies the new Mainstream?

Manila Standard Today - If you had a few hundred thousand pesos, a video camera, an interesting story, struggling actors and some friends who have the skill to record the action as a professional director and a camera operator would do, then you are good to go in making your own small production.

Advances in digital technology are instrumental in the proliferation of indie movies. One thing, filmmakers can access advanced technology at a cheaper cost allowing them to shoot for several days and do the post production with minimal efforts. Hence, it is no longer surprising that local film industry, which death has been predicted decades before, still clings to its so-called last lifeline.  Read more.

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