A Filmmaker's Gratitude
As we pause together during this season of gratitude, here are 20 things we can all be grateful for as we head toward 2022.
Filmmaker's Gratitude Check-List
- Grateful for curiosity
- Grateful for friends and family
- Grateful that filmmaking gear is now more affordable than ever!
- Grateful for the generosity of the documentary community
- Grateful for the funders and investors who support our projects
- Grateful to the IDA, D-Word and all the other amazing documentary forums and organizations supporting filmmakers!
- Grateful for the kindness of strangers
- Grateful for analytical and problem solving skills
- Grateful for the musicians who make our films come alive
- Grateful for the scriptwriters who help craft our narratives
- Grateful for the cinematographers who capture our amazing stories
- Grateful for the audio techs who make us sound great
- Grateful for the video editors who make magic from their keyboards
- Grateful for the distributors/channels/networks who market our films and help us find our audience
- Grateful for film festivals and other industry events that bring us together
- Grateful for B&H and all the other filmmaking equipment sites that help answer all our gear questions.
- Grateful for the video editing software companies who make it possible for us to craft and create our films!
- Grateful for the people who trust us and bravely share their stories with us.
- Grateful for film schools and documentary instructors & mentors who help show us the way
- Grateful to the ACADEMY for my future Oscar. ;-)
What are YOU grateful for?
Did we miss anything? Please add below YOUR list of things that YOU are grateful for.
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