About Indie Movie Making
Welcome to Indie Movie Making!
Presented by Angry Nun Productions, Indie Movie Making is an in-depth guide for filmmakers and aspiring filmmakers that offers every detail about making an independent movie.
Ever week Indie Movie Making posts article(s) that address specific aspects of the filmmaking process, helping you to move your movie from concept to the big screen.
“We know making a movie is a long, arduous process – requiring months, often years to complete. That is why we’ve started this blog – to allow you to learn from our successes, and to avoid our mistakes. Check in every week and let us help you MAKE YOUR MOVIE.”
-Bill & Alexander Shumake
Alexander Shumake- began filmmaking at age 15 making skate videos. Upon graduating High School, he enrolled in the University of Texas where he majored in film production. During his junior year, he sold his vehicle for $5,600 to purchase an HD camera, and set about producing his first feature film, Killer School Girls from Outer Space. He currently promotes Killer School Girls, working it thru various distribution channels, and encourages other indie filmmakers to pursue their goal by posting helpful tips on Indie Movie Making.
Bill Shumake- Bill Shumake began his film career on the business side, raising investment money for Silver Screen Partners, financing such movies as Tootsie, Blue Thunder, and the James Bond thriller Octopussy. After the digital revolution he was executive producer for the documentary Enlightening Lightning that went on to become one of the most profitable self-distributed videos ever made. A long-time lover of exploitation and B-movies, he and his son founded Angry Nun Productions in 2008 to produce and distribute genre movies. Their first feature, Killer School Girls from Outer Space was released in May of 2011.