RODRIGUEZ'S 10 MIN. FILM SCHOOL http://www.exposure.co.uk/makers/minute.html
This is all the film school you'll ever need! His attitude here is the attitude to adopt. Before I made Moonshine, I must've read this webpage over 20 times.
THE WORKBOOK PROJECT
Explore this site - You'll find some amazing interviews with people who are on the forefront of this shift in the "industry." Everything is shifting away from conglomerate mass media - and the smaller guys are getting better tools and bigger podiums.
FOUR EYED MONSTERS
The filmmakers of the Four Eyed Monsters...research them, follow them - they on the frontier of a massive change in the way media and film works. They have produced a feature film and online episodic series that casts a spell on their audience. In their tutorial section, they tell it all: from Film School Questions to Making a Deal to Sell your Film.
HOW TO LIGHT DV
Want to get a rough
feel for how to light a scene? In my opinion, it's a rather simple art that too often gets mystified.
DVSHOW TIPS & TRICKS
Sometimes you may want to use your craft to earn a few dollars on the side. If that's the case you may take on the wedding or event "videographer" role (ahhh!)- this site offers many helpful tips to pay the bills.
On the site they say "ScriptCrawler
links you to thousands of screenplays, teleplays, radio scripts.."
but I'll tell it like it is..... Entire length movie scripts of
the films you watch in the theatre for FREE!---- This is great to give you an idea of how a script translates to the screen - and the difference between written word and finished product.
These links should be enough to keep you busy for 3 days of intense interest.