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The World's Best Film School Is Free on YouTube

All Michael Tucker wanted was to learn how to be a better writer. Film school had given him a solid background in film theory and plenty of directing …

Watch: How 6 of the Best Shots in Movie History Use Camera Movement

Discover how six of the most common camera moves created some of the most classic shots of all time.<p>What separates the art of photography from cinema …

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7 Hollywood Gatekeepers on What They Look for in a Script

As part of our ongoing investigation into how movies are written now, Vulture talked to some of Hollywood’s most powerful executives and producers …

Writing

Screenwriting 101: The Simple Thing Disney Gets Right, but Most Writers Get Wrong

<b>By: Britton Perelman</b><p>The art of film has come a long way since 1937, the year in which Disney’s first full-length feature, “Snow White and the Seven …

How to Write Screenplay Titles That Don’t Suck

One of the most underrated aspects of a screenwriter’s arsenal is their ability to create titles that jump off of the page and further entice the …

Business of Screenwriting: Do’s and Don’ts

A few folks posted comments the other day, requesting I talk more about the business of being a working screenwriter. A big part of that is, frankly, …

How I became a screenwriter and director: Michael Brandt

<b>Welcome to our series “How I Became a …,” where we’re digging into the stories of accomplished and influential people and finding out how they got to where they are in their careers. We’re finding out what their biggest challenges, their biggest passions and their biggest pieces of wisdom are — for</b> …

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STORY: Creating Character Transformation Through Understanding the Void

Jen Grisanti explains how when we learn to fill the void in story and in life, we can guide the transformation of our characters to help them achieve …

Understanding The Option Agreement For Your Screenplay

Many writers dream that someday their story or script will garner interest from someone who wants to develop it into a film or TV project. Usually, …

Helen Hunt reveals how her acting career helped her direct 'Feud'

When it comes to the career trajectories of Bette Davis and Joan Crawford, Helen Hunt can relate.<p>Like the two acting icons at the center of FX’s <i>Feud:</i> …

A woman who's been a professional athlete, banker, filmmaker, restaurateur, and CEO reveals 5 keys to being successful in anything

The former investment banker, athlete, filmmaker, restaurateur, and current entrepreneur has spent the last 15 years learning from a wide array of jobs and industries.<p>She's come away from her experiences with a distinct perspective on leadership, the importance of hard work, and making sure you're …

Europe's 10 best hidden ski resorts | CNN Travel

The career advice no one tells you

Most people have “okay” jobs. We go to work, do what we have to do from 9 to 5, come back home, maybe hang out with friends, and do it all over again the next day. There’s nothing wrong with this.<p>But some people perform at a totally different level. They’re the people who land executive level …