So You Want To Make Porn - Perspectives From The Inside Featuring James Mogul and Madison Young

Date: 
Saturday, October 4, 2008 - 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Cost: 

Workshop fee: $25

Membership is NOT required for the workshop.  Please bring ID to verify that you're at least 18 years old.

Pre-registration is NOT required for the workshop.

James Mogul and Madison Young are thoughtful, witty and engaging.

They're also smart pornographers - James directs for Kink.com and Madison directs for Madison Bound Productions.

Their workshop will cover the following:

Background

  • James and Madison - life before porn and art galleries
  • Why we do it and getting started - the inspiration to create something
  • Working as an indy starving artist
    • Bondage photography
    • Founding Femina Potens
  • Building your vision
    • Starting and developing Madison Bound Productions
    • Artbound Productions and NawaShibari
  • Learning the craft - gaining experience, directing and producing for the fetish market
  • Going corporate - fitting into the machine with your vision intact, directing and working for Kink.com
  • Social concerns in BDSM porn
  • The politics around queer porn, feminism and activism

Making Movies

  • The idea, creative methods and themes
  • Writing it down - development and scripting
  • Budgets - no-budget, low-budget and larger shoots
  • Making it happen on shoot day
  • Getting paid - post production and distribution
  • Legal concerns

Making a Living

  • How to keep the ideas coming
  • Originality and sustainability
  • Lifestyle arrangements

Performance - The Tail of a Bondage Model

A reading from Madison's first book, performed with a compliment of Japanese style rope bondage by James.

 

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Sadistic Rope Bondage featuring James Mogul and Madison Young

Sunday October 5th, 2008 - 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM

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