paul skidmore andparabolos

cinematic storytelling, strategy, and advice

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if you aren’t using video, here’s all the money you’re losing

January is over. did you use video last month? did you show people what you’re working on? what you’re building? who you’re working with? did you increase your reach by clearly communicating who you serve?

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can i afford to have video?

i know. i see that look in your eyes. i see it all the time. even with business owners, but especially in the eyes of non-profits and ministries. you know a video would very much

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clarity: building a bridge to your audience

my team and i have helped several non-profits and ministries tell their story over the years, many of whom have been active for decades. being around for that many years can lead to a few things.

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let me be your wild

legend has it that during the silent film era, the great creators like Laurel & Hardy employed a “Wild Man” on set. this Wild was part or the writing team (think comedy rooms like The

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should Christians work separate from culture or through it?

friend and former student Patrick Ryan had me on his YouTube show Across the Forge over at Cross Forge Gaming. we talked about the precarious subjects of Christians in the film industry, Christian films, and

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design isn’t what something looks like

if a friend told me he’d picked up a rusted, busted refrigerator on the side of the road, took it home, and put all his food in it, i’d worry about him. ”it’s okay,” he’d

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Who am I? is one of the most painful and penetrating questions. And the fairy tale assures us, regardless of our gender, "You are the younger son. You are the true princess. You are the

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