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Clapboard Jungle: Surviving the Independent Film Business (2020)

Clapboard Jungle (original title)
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Following five years in the life and career of an independent filmmaker, supported by dozens of interviews, posing one question: how does an indie filmmaker survive in the current film business?


Justin McConnell



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Credited cast:
Chris Alexander ... Self
Dave Alexander Dave Alexander ... Self
Chad Archibald Chad Archibald ... Self
Charles Band ... Self
Yazid Benfeghoul Yazid Benfeghoul ... Self
Justin Benson ... Self
Zack Bernbaum ... Self
Michael Biehn ... Self
Jennifer Blanc-Biehn ... Self (as Jennifer Blanc)
Uwe Boll ... Self
Dre Boulet Dre Boulet ... Self
Todd Brown ... Self
Bryan Brucks Bryan Brucks ... Self
Heather Buckley ... Self
Jonny Bunning Jonny Bunning ... Self
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Navigating the current film business is more difficult than ever before. Rapidly-changing technology, and a greatly over-crowded marketplace have lead to an industry in which anyone can make a film now, but few can make a living. CLAPBOARD JUNGLE is a documentary intended to serve as a survival guide for the modern independent filmmaker. Featuring interviews with dozens of directors, producers, writers, actors, distributors, festival programmers, publicity persons and much more, while following one filmmaker's personal journey, this is a film created to help people stay afloat in a risky business. Written by Unstable Ground

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5 June 2020 (Canada) See more »

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Clapboard Jungle: Surviving the Independent Film Business See more »

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada See more »

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