INDEPENDENT FILMMAKER RESOURCES
The filmmaker resources listed here have experience working with independent filmmakers. Their listings are provided for informational purposes only and are not meant as an endorsement by IndieClear. All links open in a new window or tab.
Blake & Wang, P.A.
Keith E. Cooper, Esq.
Gray Krauss LLP
Greg S. Bernstein
Michael Norman Saleman
Zuber & Tailleau LLP
Campbell & Associates
D.R. Reiff & Associates
DeWitt Stern Group
Momentous Insurance Brokerage
Truman Van Dyke Company
Bound By Law (free comic book about intellectual property law and filmmaking)
Copyright Term & the Public Domain
When you don't even need "Fair Use" (link to .pdf file)
Moving Image Library (free movies, films, and videos from the Internet Archive)
MUSIC CLEARANCE & LICENSING
ASCAP title search
BMI repertoire search
Evan M. Greenspan, Inc.
Jingle Punks (search engine for affordable songs for film)
Moby tracks for your film - free!
MPA music publisher search
SESAC repertory search
The Winogradsky Co.
"Happy Birthday To You" and copyright.
Law Offices of Dennis Angel
DM Design Associates
BitTorrent: boon to independent filmmakers
Big Stock Photo
Can Stock Photography
Film IndependentSupports the West Coast independent filmmaker community. Produces the Independent Spirit Awards and the Los Angeles Film Festival.
FilmmakerThe magazine of independent film. A quarterly publication of IFP.
Independent Feature ProjectThe source for independent filmmakers. IFP has branches in Chicago, Minneapolis/St. Paul, New York, Phoenix, & Seattle.
MovieMakerThe art and business of making movies.
Women In FilmEmpowers, promotes, nurtures, and mentors women in the film industry.
VENDORS & CREW
Creative HandbookProduction resource listing vendors, locations, and incentives worldwide.