Mary-Kate, our blond, sun-kissed retreat leader, pushed her palms together in prayer and smiled. She made eye contact with each of us individually — hers were blue and wide and her brows stretched meaningfully toward one another. In the middle of the circle were flowers, crystals, tarot cards, sage leaves, a picture of Ganesha, a feather. An earthquake had devastated Nepal the day before, so Mary-Kate asked us all to exhale and raise our arms up to send positive energy across the oceans.
Paperback Verified Purchase The first thing you notice when you read Mr. Campisi's book is how well written it is.
As a writer myself that means I will inherently respect this author and truly absorb what I am reading. Now, I must be honest, this is the kind of book that has always intimidated me, that I tend to shy away from - for I'm not exactly what one would call a natural with regard to matters of finance as is my screenwriting partner who 'gets' this stuff quite easily.
So it was rather pleasing to read this book and actually comprehend what Mr.
He informs the reader without being condescending. He instructs without being pedantic. The second thing you notice is the warmth and humor: The cold, complex and harsh worlds of finance and Hollywood are anything but inviting and amusing yet Mr.
Campisi manages to embroider his sage advice and interviews with charm and an eloquence that confidantly invites the reader in and says, "Hey, learn from me I went through this too, you can do this IF you are willing to take the time to learn and dispense with the pretense and attitude that will surely drive investors away.
We might not have made that choice to produce ourselves were it not for becoming familiar with this well-organized, smartly written book and its knowledgeable author.
This is recommended reading for any first time indie film producer who dares to dream, who dares to ponder swimming in those frigid, uncharted waters of the industry. Don't be afraid to jump in - this book is a terrific vessel to get you ashore.
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