Indie Icons 'Take 5': 'Fruitvale Station' Cast on Making Independent Movies

Octavia Spencer and director Ryan Coogler and the cast of his drama share the biggest differences in making big-budget films and independents. The stars also give us their best advice for up-and-coming actors. 

"Smaller budget films are more intimate, it's very family oriented," says Michael B. Jordan. "Everybody has a get the job done mentality, if there is a light that needs to be moved or a microphone that needs to be fixed and you are the closest one, you move that light or you fix that microphone." 

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