Cory McCabe

Independent Filmmaker from Dallas, TX wanting to challenge the way you think.

Dark Red is an independent film company. And Behind The Film is a video show revealing how independent films are made.


What's up! Thanks for stopping by.

I'm Cory, an independent filmmaker from Dallas, Texas.

I host a fact & opinion video show, exploring the art of filmmaking through both an objective and subjective lens. It’s called Behind The Film.



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Everyone thinks she’s crazy, and she calls the only person she can trust. But her call might not be as welcomed as she thought.

A micro short film I got to work on with my girl Alx and my good friend Jonathan Russell.

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Phone A Friend
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⬆ This is online and free to watch, or you can pay and download it to support my films.

This one is to all my hardworking awesome friends out there. :)

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The Hustle
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⚠️ Video Contains Spoilers! Watch Phone a Friend first.

A quick and fun look at the making of Phone A Friend, a short film I challenged myself to complete within 2 weeks.

Behind the Film is a video show, following the process of how I make films, how I direct actors, where I set up the camera, and why I make the decisions I make.

My goal with these videos is to eventually make the most in-depth behind-the-scenes material that allows people to look at film with an entirely new and interesting perspective.


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Learn with me as I make independent films.


next short Film

Look out for your family.

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in post-production. Get the release date.