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Roger Corman And Easy Riders. Make It Cheap And Fail Fast

Roger Corman And Easy Riders. Make It Cheap And Fail Fast

Surely. Surely. There cant be a link between B-movies from the right up until a specific date of 1975? Maybe not. But Wayne will somehow shoehorn that in and make it relevant for content marketing campaigns that are within the range of more affordable budgets.

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Wayne Barker

June 17, 2022
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  2. Imagine this

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  4. Imagine…

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  6. Remember them?

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  8. Yeah I know we didn’t really have them…

  9. I’ve painted a great picture right?

  10. Something you can DEFINITELY imagine

  11. Ok. Action.

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  19. 1955 – 1970. Directed 53 films.

  20. In his career how many films has been involved in?

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  23. It could even be over 400.

  24. What do pretty much all of them have in common?

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  26. “Motion pictures are the art form of the 20th century,

    and one of the reasons is the fact that films are a slightly corrupted artform. They fit this century - they combine Art and business!” — Roger Corman
  27. “Corman–isms” https://nofilmschool.com/2016/08/9-genius-filmmaking-tips-roger-corman-locarno

  28. Build a crew that makes you proud.

  29. Hello BOOM folk!

  30. Find a personal statement in every film.

  31. Care about what you’re making.

  32. Stick up for yourself and your beliefs.

  33. We will get approval.

  34. Create guidelines for your films.

  35. Formats can be good.

  36. Realise your limits.

  37. It’s okay to do it on the cheap.

  38. Plan, plan, plan.

  39. Process the shit out of stuff.

  40. Uphold the B-Movie smarts by spending pragmatically

  41. Don’t put all your eggs in one basket.

  42. “Wayne–isms”

  43. Make it fuckin’ cheap.

  44. Then you can fuckin’ fail fast.

  45. What Corman was doin’

  46. Workin’ quickly.

  47. Gettin’ shit into production.

  48. Jumpin’ on trends.

  49. He wasn’t complacent.

  50. Wasn’t this supposed to be about content, Wayne?

  51. Soz.

  52. Lets take a look behind the curtain at BOOM

  53. Creative content looks like this…

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  57. “You can make a movie about anything, as long as

    it has a hook to hang the advertising on.” — Roger Corman
  58. Creative content also looks like this…

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  62. Why do we make creative content?

  63. Traffic

  64. Engagement

  65. Links

  66. Everybody loves a process.

  67. Brainwriting

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  70. Dump

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  72. Score

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  74. ✓ Simplicity ✓ Originality ✓ Relevancy ✓ Budget ✓ Universal

    ✓ Emotion ✓ Meme-orability ✓ Credibility ✓ Outreach Potential ✓ Timing Score: 75 / 100
  75. Approval

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  77. Design

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  80. Feedback

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  82. www

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  86. Success?

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  88. Don’t Stop

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  92. “In order to create art today, you have to compromise

    your art somewhat and be a businessman.” — Roger Corman
  93. 75+ Links

  94. 40+ Links

  95. 30+ Links

  96. The film industry started to change in 1975

  97. The era of the blockbuster.

  98. “Go big, or go home”

  99. But that can be a bad idea.

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  104. Avoid having THOSE conversations with your clients.

  105. Make clients aware from the start.

  106. The baseball analogy.

  107. Be more Corman.

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