Monthly Archives: October 2013

Baz Luhrmann’s “Set to Screen”

    Back in 2008 director Baz Luhrmann put together a 10-part behind-the-scenes video series for his film Australia. The epic movie, starring Hugh Jackman and Nicole Kidman, captured life in the sprawling country before and into World War II.           The series, titled Set to Screen, is available for free […]

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What Moves You To Create?

I discovered an awesomely inspiring web magazine published by Ron Dawson, who runs a boutique agency called Dare Dreamer Media (DDM).  The agency specializes in the “conception, production, and distribution of promotional, cause-driven and inspirational films as well as original branded content.” Their mission: ” We use our God-given gifts as storytellers to inspire, encourage, […]

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Storyteller Jenny Milchman

In Jenny Milchman’s debut mystery novel, Cover of Snow, she uses a first person point of view, with several chapters interspersed of third person point of view to establish further perspective. It’s a relatively rare storyteller technique. I asked her how that came to be as she developed her story. “The first thing I should […]

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