Microbudget Series Pt. 4: Post Production
So you made it through production, but you are out of money, now what? Our filmmakers will talk about tips and tricks to get it done on a low budget but look high quality. From software to asking favors, we’ll cover it all.
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- Jason SheedyFilmmaker/SFX
Jason Sheedy is an independent film director, screenwriter, and editor who has created award-winning films, as well as the horror feature, Patient, which went on to air with Showtime. His screenplays have landed him various placements with Killer Shorts, Screencraft, Stage 32, Film Empire, Scriptapalooza, Slamdance, and the Finish Line Script Competition. In addition to his film work, he is also the Senior Editor for Bark Bark, a full-service production company working with top brands and networks.
- Lex BenedictEditor
Lex Benedict is a Film Editor from Panama City, Florida who landed in Los Angeles in 2010.
Over the last decade, she’s edited a wide variety of projects including several narrative features,
documentaries and short films.
Currently she is editing the feature film, Identity Crisis, written by the Boylan Sisters and directed by Shari Rigby, it follows a science wiz who learns how to clone herself. She’s also editing the 2022 Multicultural campaign “All for Building it” for Macy’s & Complex.
Notable editing work includes the film Alaska is a Drag distributed by Ava DuVernay’s company,
ARRAY for Netflix. The micro-budget thriller At Your Own Risk, now on Pureflix as well as the
teen comedy, Switched. Her eleventh feature film The Greatest Inheritance from Mustard Seed
Entertainment was just released in theaters and on VOD. It is Lex’s fourth film to be awarded
the IMDBPro “ReFrame Stamp” for gender-balanced productions. Her films have featured many
high-profile actors including Mena Suvari, Jaleel White, Chandra Wilson, Yvette Nicole Brown,
Jason Scott Lee, Margaret Cho, Denise Richards, Rob Huebel, Michaela Watkins and Maria
Lex loves science-fiction, horror, fantasy and dark comedy. She collects vinyl records, dime
store sci-fi novels and vintage metal robots. She has an Australian Cattle Dog, Dash Render,
who is never far from her side and a blind tabby cat named Tango Foxtrot that keeps her on her