Which silent film legends formed the first independent film studio in America? How many non-studio films won the Best Picture Oscar between 1980 and 2012? Who was the first American woman to direct a feature length film?
From Selznick to Soderbergh, we’ve pulled together some of the major who, what, where and whys of independent filmmaking and assembled them in this handy dandy Infographic. It’s full of surprising trivia on everything indie; think of it as our ode to all the brave, freewheeling filmmakers out there, past and present. To view the Infographic in its entirety, click here or on the image below.