Contributed By Glen Berry
Story is the indie advantage
Face down the empty page.
Brevity is the Soul of Wit
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A risky or unique concept is one of the few advantages an independent film has over a studio picture. You must embrace risk-taking and shun convention to be successful.
Many times, the most difficult thing is getting the first words on the page. If you have having difficulty getting started, put words and ideas down without worrying about structure or rules.
You must be able to crystallize the concept of your movie into a single, simple expression.