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Houston Filmmaker Greg Carter on Making Movies in the Bayou City

Posted on · The Southwest Alternate Media Project (SWAMP) is holding its annual Business of Film Conference Friday and Saturday (Sept. 16-17, 2016) at Rice University. The keynote speaker is filmmaker Greg Carter, a Houston native who’s directed a number of films, including several shot here in Houston. Carter tells Michael Hagerty about the challenges and opportunities inherent in […]

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Conference Helps Would-Be Filmmakers Understand the Business

Posted on · The SWAMP Business of Film Conference is now in its 11th year. The Houston-based conference, put on by the Southwest Alternate Media Project, helps filmmakers understand the business side of the film biz better and connect with the right people to produce and distribute films. We learn more from Alfred Cervantes, Deputy Director for the Houston […]