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The Voice of the Filmmaker Program is a multimedia exploration of the filmmaker's journey as told through the lens of creatives across film and television.  Designed to educate and inspire filmmakers at all phases of their creative journeys, this program marries considerate research, in-depth conversations, personal discoveries, and a wealth of lessons learned to bring content that matters to the creative community.


The content of the Voice of the Filmmaker Program is distributed in partnership with Women in Film and Television, Nashville who is seeking your support for this program to advance professional development and achievement for filmmakers working in all aspects of film, television, and all other screen-based interactive media.

Women in Film and Television, Nashville is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation.

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Our Filmmaker Conversations are dedicated to sharing the advice, knowledge, and insights of experienced filmmakers while exploring what it truly means to be an independent creative in the highly competitive world of filmmaking.  Each filmmaker conversation is backed by thoughtful research that allows us to uncover the raw, authentic truths behind each filmmaker's journey.

INDIE TALKS w/ Chris & Nick

Through our Indie Talks, we share our thoughts and perspectives on navigating independent film from the perspective of Advisory and Executive Producers. We discuss topics that are relevant to filmmakers across a wide spectrum of filmmaking perspectives, and we do our best to uncover hidden truths and new developments in the film industry.  Our goal is to help filmmakers avoid the pitfalls and obstacles on the business side of film so that their filmmaking creativity can thrive.

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Our Industry Insights provide bite-sized actionable advice that filmmaking professionals and creatives of all kinds can use to keep their heads up as they continue their filmmaking journeys.  With advice sourced from the filmmaking community, we build upon the wisdom of our filmmaking guests to provide our audience with truly aspirational and inspirational content.

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The Mistakes in the Making series gives our filmmaking friends an opportunity to speak directly to our filmmaking audience to share a specific lesson they've learned through a mistake they've made.  We are firm believers that mistakes can be the gateway to success when we open our hearts and minds to learning from them, sharing them, and using them to Be Better.

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The Film Investment Series is a conversational series of 52 episodes geared towards the would-be film investor.  Each episode, facilitated via a friendly conversation between hosts and friends Christopher Barkley and Jason McConnell, highlights a unique aspect of the film investment process.  In addition to being a great resource for film investors, it serves as a reference for filmmakers regarding the many considerations that must be made when seeking film investment.