As independent action filmmakers, we’re up against huge odds. Hollywood spends millions of dollars for every dollar of our budget, so we have to be innovative in order to stay in the game.
Hence the Action Kickback model. The Action Kickback model allows independent action filmmakers to work around the top-heavy studio system and develop competitive action titles that can hold their own in the marketplace. The key components of the model are:
If you can hit these marks, then you can produce a marketable independent action film and consider yourself part of the Action Kickback movement.
We’ll continue to post more Action Kickback-related info here, including insight into the latest films that exemplify the Action Kickback model and the people behind them. So get us on your RSS reader and keep watching!
In the meantime, you can read more about the Action Kickback movement from director Eric Jacobus, the man behind the movement, via his blog The Actionist.