Paul consults with filmmakers, directors, producers, actors and screenwriters to rescue productions and careers, getting them back on track.

He is constantly gathering the latest, most powerful information and insights into the indie film world and shares that information with his clients.

Initial consultation is 125USD.

Since he can’t be everywhere at once, he made these videos for Udemy to get you started on your feature film.  The Filmmaking course includes 93 videos covering every aspect of making and distributing an indie feature film. All the resources Paul uses to make his movies are included in the course, including contracts, spreadsheets, and insider info on distribution.  The course is based on the Udemy platform and is available around the globe.

Indie Filmmaking: Write, Direct and Produce Your Feature Film Online Course through Udemy


“Paul is one of the few people I know who really understands, maneuvers and is deeply devoted to the full scope of the business of film, fully engaged from writing, acting, and directing to distribution. He’s not just thinking or dreaming about it. He’s doing it, all with amazing strength and a heart of gold.”  -Gary Walker, Tex FX 

“Paul may be one of the most brilliant men and mentors I have ever known.” – Letitia Skloss, Park University

“People in town always talk highly of Paul… revered even.  Paul is extremely professional and delivers each and every time.” – Aaron Weisinger, Actor 

“I found his passion and charisma for film downright contagious. Without question Paul is an asset to the Austin film community. I would recommend him in a heartbeat.” -H. Cherdon Bedford, Humblebee Media

“What hit me first was the great ATTITUDE and excitement he showed on every video. Each module was informative and direct, he makes it seem so easy and warned of pitfalls that always happen. He pre warns you of the many problems on set that just drains you and makes you want to give up. This class was just the inspiration I needed to get me thru the process! Thank you you have done a good job in inspiring me to finish my projects. I know you make it look easy but man there are some days that you just want to chuck it all in. This is one of the best courses I have taken with UDEMY ! Thanks Again, best of luck with all your movie projects!” – T. Teruya

“Great attitude and enthusiasm and Paul has a true artist’s mind, which is important to me; he loves film and what they are made for, to make a difference in peoples’ lives, not just to appeal to some superficial lowest common denominator to simply make money.” – P. Castellano

“I found this course is very helpful. I am glad that this course has everything. Mr Bright is very skilled. His teaching is great. Easy to learn. His lessons contains varieties of learning and teaching activities. I have gained my knowledge through this course and certainly this course will enable me to turn my passion into reality. I would like to thank Paul for providing this course on line. I appreciate his support. I would recommend to those who are seeking to take this course. I personally thank Paul for giving us such an incredible opportunity to gain required knowledge through his course and providing valuable resources to us.. All I can say is- People look for Mr Paul Bright and his on line course. He is a great film maker.” – S. Kale

“Paul is a lovely director. He keeps the lines of respectful communication open and helps others get going in a business that is without a doubt very tough to break into. He is incredibly organized and relaxed, and is just a delight to work with.”  -Mary Anzalone, Screenwriter and Film Producer


Paul also teaches workshops on producing indie films.  He is a guest lecturer at UCLA Film School, mentors film students at Columbia University, NYU, School for Visual Arts, UT Austin, along with other film schools, and is a favorite on panel discussions and radio shows.