I’ve been working in the film industry for more than decade, and I created this site to share. Not just my work, but also the battle stories and lessons that I’ve learned and other non-film adventures and projects.

There’s the projects that I’ve written, directed or done visual effects on. Also, if you’re here for the Articles, check out my blog.


Carlos Aldana

Latest Articles

Stuck? Figure out what you REALLY want to do with your life

Much of the advise you hear about success can be very useful to help you get what you want. But what if you don't know what you want? Maybe you have an idea like "I want to get more money" or "I want to work in entertainment". The problem is, vague goals produce vague...

Plans and Goals for 2014

I know, I know. We're almost in February. But my very first goal of the year was to set my other goals... mission accomplished! Here are my goals for this 2014: Professional goals: My professional goals are simple. I just finished my latest feature film script,...

Making an epic short film on a budget

Over the last year and a half I've been putting together an action packed sci-fi show for the web called 'Bionique', and we're doing it with a budget so low it's ridiculous. We made a Prologue Episode and a Trailer (that you can watch at the bottom of the article)....

Flagged as a spammer by Kickstarter

It was the third week of the Kickstarter Campaign for Bionique. We'd only raised around $900 and I was running out of ideas. I went again to the wildly successful VGHS Season 2 Kickstarter page to see if something jogged my mind... something did. I saw that they had...