There are numerous websites out there for screenwriters and filmmakers. Here’s a small list of websites for filmmakers that offer awesome services and resources.
Association of Film Commissioners International – With over 300 Film Commissions on six continents, there’s almost always an AFCI member office nearby to help you navigate local laws, customs and procedures.
Art of the Guillotine – Online film community for film editors. Connect editors and future editors with ideas and techniques that make films great as well as connect them with each other.
B&H Photo, Video, and Pro Audio – Your one-stop-shop for any equipment you may need throughout the filmmaking process.
BIGSTAR Movies – The site offers distribution, networking and a monthly short film contest.
Baseline Intelligence – The service provides a variety of pre-packaged reports on popular topics for movie producers, independent filmmakers, corporate financiers, and other entertainment entities.
Cinephilia and Beyond – A fantastic collection of resources on all things cinema: screenplays, interviews, videos grouped around themes, films or directors.
ExploreTalent – Auditions and job listing board.
Filmmakers Alliance – Helping independent filmmakers achieve their goals since 1993.
Filmmaker IQ – As well as technical tutorials and guides on the process of filmmaking, Filmmaker IQ explores the ‘whys’ of filmmaking just as much as the ‘hows’.
Film Riot – Ryan Connolly’s critically acclaimed tutorial site which provides a fresh and funny take on filmmaking how-tos.
Hollywood OmniBook – From agents to extras to screenplays for sale, the Hollywood OmniBook is your one stop source for connecting with Hollywood.
Go Into the Story – Given that telling stories lies at the very heart of filmmaking, this is essential reading.
IMDb – The “Internet Movide Database” says it all.
IDA – The International Documentary Association is the ultimate authority on all things related to documentary filmmaking.
IndieTalk – An excellent platform for indie producers to chat shop and share tips, tricks and tales from the field
IndieWire – Geared towards both indie fans as well as indie filmmakers
Making Of – Natalie Portman interviews industry professionals on filmmaking.
MovieMaker Magazine – The nation’s leading magazine on the art and business of making movies and the world’s most widely read independent movie magazine.
ProductionHub – The Community search site for film, television, video, live event and digital media production.
reTooled – Ever needed tutorial-style advice on Premiere Pro or After Effects, or wanted to streamline your production workflow? reTooled is the place for you.
Script Mag – One of the largest online communities for writers and filmmaker alike.
Student Filmmakers– Searchable community of filmmakers – both new-and-emerging and professional – talents in the film and video industries.
Place your script online
InkTip – Find good screenplays and professional writers. Access is free to qualified producers, directors, agents, managers, and name actors.
A Writers Life
How to sell your screenplay
(Extensive Guide on How to Make an Indie Film)
Guild Literary Agents