The Top 10 Most Influential Filmmaking Sites. This is from 2012, but nine of the ten are still up ("Film Financing Law" isn't.) Some obvious sites like Peter Broderick and Indiewire aren't, but everybody can find good info here. Of course it's out of date in terms of all the things that have turned up in social media since then. #indiefilm
They'll tell you that 90 percent of filmmaking is casting. What they don't mention is that even if you get the casting right, you can still really screw it up if you don't know how to work with your actors. Here are 25 thoughts about directing actors, in no particular order.