guerrilla filmmaking
n. Low-budget filmmaking that usually features a skeleton crew, no location permits, street scenes shot on-the-fly, simple props and clothing, and nonprofessional actors.

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" 'Bowfinger' is more about guerrilla filmmaking, about what a director will do to get his name on the big screen, even if it means skimping and cutting corners."
—Joe Baltake, "Taunting Tinseltown," Sacramento Bee, August 29, 1999

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