Author Archives: Charisma

“Speed Casting” & Networking Event Coming SOON!

Attention Las Vegas Filmmakers! The Indie Film Factory is looking to host a “Speed Casting” & Networking Event in November/December for projects happening early next year.  If you have a project underway that you need talent for (in front or behind camera), please contact me.  More information to follow. Looking to get at least 4-5…

Check out Pollygrind Film Festival at RAVE Motion Pictures!

Festival organizers for Pollygrind have really made some underground filmmaking waves in the Las Vegas community.  Be sure to check out some cool films, which most are free to the public, but you’ll still have to reserve a seat! The trailer premier for Territory 8, which was the first feature length film to be housed…

IFF’s NEW Screenplay Contest! Deadline EXTENDED! Dec. 14, 2012!

The Indie Film Factory is proud to announce the very first ‘IFF’s Screenplay Contest’ where one lucky script will be selected to be made at our studio. We are looking for short film screenplays between 3-5 pages that can be produced during our hands-on workshop series ‘IFF’s Make Movies Project’ in November! The selected screenplay…

Sets, backdrops… possibilities are endless!

We’re in the midst of summer, and the Indie Film Factory now has been open for 6 months!  Earlier this year, we’ve done a lot of different things and been participating in a lot of projects, but right now we’re pushing our creative juices and coming up with sets that can help make you realize…

Director Michael Su @ IFF

Director Michael Su, a very talented local Las Vegas filmmaker, came to use the Indie Film Factory to shoot a fight scene, re-using our existing set backdrops that we have in-house for upcoming film, Territory 8 to be shot beginning March 2012.  We are proud to have Su as a colleague and friend, but most…

Grand Opening Celebration Feb 11

The Indie Film Factory had a “soft opening” a few weeks ago, specifically for members, but we’re set to have a Grand Opening Celebration this Saturday, February 11th.  Friends, colleagues and the rest of the filmmaking community in Las Vegas are welcome to come and celebrate.  Doors open at 7pm.  We are also getting together…

The Creation of the Indie Film Factory, LLC

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My name is Charisma Schwarze and I’ve been a local Las Vegas filmmaker for the past 8+ years.  I’m the owner and creator of the Indie Film Factory, LLC which is a small business intended to bring together our film community and advocate quality film productions created from our independent filmmakers.