Pro Membership & Open Grant Info


What does being Pro mean? It means you’re the crème de la crème and bar raiser for fantastic content! You’ve repeatedly excelled on Zooppa and we’ve come to know your story. Exclusive perks and opportunities are all within reach. Plus, you… Continue Reading


How To Get Into a Film Festival


It is no small feat to create a short film. Upon completion the filmmaker and crew can feel a wide range of emotions–exhaustion, excitement and eagerness. Many artists yearn to have their work seen by peers and fellow industry members;… Continue Reading


Zooppa Featured Member: Maurizio Cannata

Maurizio Cannata

Our newest featured member, Maurizio Cannata comes to Zooppa all the way from Sicily! A natural storyteller since childhood Cannata found himself interested in film. Never backing down from a creative challenge, check out his early entry winning submission for Canon:… Continue Reading


BBB Matters


Hi Zooppers! We hope that you are enjoying the last few weeks of Summer! As Summer is coming to an end so are a few of our projects! Don’t forget to check out our closing projects and the many new… Continue Reading


Zooppa Featured Member: Chase Smith

Chase Smith

This week’s featured Zoopper, Chase Smith, hails from Southern California where he has been making films since he was 10 years old. Chase and his brother Garrett are frequent Zooppers, check out their winning submissions on their Zooppa site. We… Continue Reading


Zooppa in Pro MovieMaker Magazine


Wil Merritt, our fearless CEO here at Zooppa, was interviewed by Pro MovieMaker Magazine in their most recent issue. Check out his thoughts on collaboration and networking with Zooppa! When is it okay to work for free and how about offering… Continue Reading


Zooppa Featured Member: Paul Griffin

Paul Griffin Profile

This week’s featured member, Paul Griffin, comes to us from Birmingham, England. This Zoopper and freelance filmmaker has worked mainly as a Producer and Director for advertising agencies. He recently produced a great series of videos for our campaign with Barclaycard… Continue Reading


Guest Post from Lizz Marshall: CreatorUp’s Accelerator Program


CreatorUp’s Summer Accelerator Program is taking budding and seasoned filmmakers alike and adding branded content to their creative arsenal. What is branded content? Branded content presents a product or information in an entertaining way that is optimized for sharing. In… Continue Reading


Zooppa Seattle Meet Up


Hello Zooppers! As you may or may not have heard, we had an amazing event on June 25th for our Seattle Creative Community! Thanks to those of you who were able to make it—we are already looking forward to the… Continue Reading