Directors, DP’s, PD’s The Creative production peeps

After a long time as CD/writer (pretty good on the awards, brands, etc...) I’m attempting a Madonna-like reinvention as a director. The reel is good (I’m told) if a shade narrow; heavy on (cont)...

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Find a passion project that will garner attention and get you some ins with your target clients. Try to involve them. Network heavily.

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....live action (love the performance part) with big VFX. I’ve got a rep, production companies are friendly (but don’t see me as roster material as yet), I’m a good script-enhancer, and love to add value at every step. Any thought about ways to get boards to pitch would be hugely appreciated—favors ALWAYS returned,

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Where are you based? Smaller market companies might be good to get some boards. Think Cincinnati/ Charlotte /Pittsbirgh/ Dallas. Nashville. The companies there are looking for a director that can help them win agency biz over competitors. When I was with a prod co in one of those markets a new director was a good way to get meetings and gain interest. Good luck! Would love to see the reel

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