Elliot Cole and Musical Streaming

Education and Musical Composition and Production are two fields that demand considerable dedication, focus, and patience without the guarantee of celebrity or financial gain. These fields involve constant contemplation and reflection and can cause grave frustrations and self-doubt. At times, the musician or educator, or, “by the gods’ cruel hands”, someone whose vocation involves involvement in both fields, can be left feeling like nothing more than a grizzly bear aimlessly wading in uncertain waters trying to catch an ever-elusive salmon. Read the rest

8 Essential Books for the Documentary Filmmaker

Documentary films are one of the youngest art forms in the world. Digital technology, cheaper cameras, and online streaming have produced a “golden age” where they are reaching a larger audience than ever. Here are 8 books every documentary filmmaker (or aspiring documentary filmmaker) should have on their bookshelf.
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