Small is Beautiful Blog

A Micro-Budget Documentary Case Study

Part 1: Executive Summary Part 2: An Idea That Snowballed Part 3: Matching the Budget to a Niche Audience Part 4: Self-Distribution: Creating a Big Bang to Launch the Film Part 5: Pulling back the VOD curtain Part 6: The Financial Results Part 7: The Journey Continues Part 1: Executive Summary Hi! We are Australian . Read More.

How would you describe Small is Beautiful?

Please add your own answer in the comments below the poll. After releasing Small is Beautiful, we’ve had a incredibly wide range of reviews, thoughts and opinions on the film. Incredibly touching reviews, journalists who really understood why I made the film, and other widely mixed reviews. This is fantastic news because it means a . Read More.

What do you want to learn about Tiny Houses?

Once you start digging into the world of tiny houses, there are so many avenues to research, to learn and there are so many questions. What do you want to learn about tiny houses? Are you interested in finding out more on Zoning and Planning, building codes, compositing toilets, building basics, advanced building, insulation, parking, . Read More.

Live Q&A to celebrate our online release

On April 30th?we hosted?a Google Hangout session Q&A to celebrate our launch. The video is archived below. Filmmakers Jeremy Beasley and Chris Kamen appeared, along with?Fred Schultz (tiny house owner) to answer people’s questions about about the Small is Beautiful?and tiny houses.   Moderator:?Katy Daily from the Alternative Technology Association Hosts: Jeremy Beasley (director), Chris . Read More.

The Super Mega Awesome Deluxe Edition

We have so much footage that didn’t make it into the film, with tonnes of valuable info, great stories, extended interviews, details on planing and zoning and even details on the toilet! So we’ve packed?it in to a whole series of Bonus Content. The Super Mega Awesome Deluxe edition and the Special Edition also include . Read More.

Small is Beautiful – Release Date is...

Small is Beautiful: A Tiny House documentary will be available worldwide for download via out website, iTunes, Vimeo on Demand from the 30th of April! I give the full run down in the quick update video below, click play. What went into making the film? I thought I’d make the film as a way to . Read More.

Melbourne Premiere wrap up, what Next?

What an?amazing four days! I can’t express how thankful we are for the amazing support over the last week. We had around 850 people attend over the four days, with four of the six screenings being completely sold out! We’ve had so?many amazing friends, family and businesses help us put on the event and we . Read More.

Opening night a complete success!...

What an amazing night!?Opening night was a complete success! Fred had his tiny house on display, showing people through and even lighting the fire to keep everyone nice and toasty warm on a very wintery?Melbourne night. Thanks to everyone who came down to make it a success. The night wouldn’t have been possible without the . Read More.

Melbourne Screenings of Small is Beautiful

Thursday night’s premiere is sold out, grab tickets to the friday premiere event here. What’s special about these screenings is you’ll get to see a tiny house in real life, as well as see the film and participate in a Q&A with the film makers. We love tiny house questions. Melbourne Screenings Thursday?26th March 8:00pm . Read More.