This article was written by Patty Fantasia.
“Being fairly new to the filmmaking scene and living in Las Vegas, as opposed to L.A. or New York, I must say that I find social media to be an effective and inexpensive networking tool. I launched Filmmakers Notebook in July and with the exception of conferences and seminars I attended in Los Angeles and the people I’ve become acquainted with locally, I really didn’t know anyone in the film world.
When you’re starting out, this severely limits your ability to find colleagues to collaborate or share ideas with. I’ve found that social media, particularly Twitter and Facebook , have helped to fill this gap.”
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