from a little. More importantly, you won’t be a scumbag. And if you’re lucky, you might get some good karma.
7. Either you’re in or you’re in the way.
Don’t waste time trying to convert everyone. You’re a filmmaker, not Jesus Christ. You don’t need to walk across water to get people on your team. There is no need to enter a lengthy debate with those who don’t believe in your objective. Thank them for their opinion and move on. Find the believers and spend your time with them. Your time is all you have and you’ll need all of it to make your movie.
©2009 Logan and Noah Miller, authors of Either You’re in or You’re in the Way: Two Brothers, Twelve Months, and One Filmmaking Hell-Ride to Keep a Promise to Their Father
Logan and Noah Miller, identical twins, and authors of Either You’re in or You’re in