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Las 25 mejores películas de la primera mitad de 2016, según The Guardian

El club de los insomnes <br>Entrevista: Conversamos con los guionistas y directores del filme, Joseduardo Giordano y Sergio Goyri Álvarez, y con …

El cliché de las progresiones horizontales

Este caso se refiere a la (común) técnica cinematográfica de mostrar la progresión del tiempo a través de dos eventos distintos (o bien con uno solo en dos momentos diferentes) colocando en medio de la pantalla un objeto divisorio que sirve para separar el antes del después.<p>Los ejemplos de este …

How RocketJump Film School Has Removed All Your Excuses For Not Making a Movie

By Joe Berkowitz4 minute Read<p>Aspiring directors now have equipment on their phones they would’ve had to pay an indie film budget’s worth of tuition …

Filmmaking

What’s the Future of Hollywood? The Ghetto Film School and Watching Movies on Phones

At an event for the New York- and Los Angeles-based film non-profit, David O. Russell, Brett Ratner, and more introduce a new generation of filmmaking talents.<p><b>David O. Russell</b> isn’t sure whether his favorite movie at age 16 was <i>Chinatown</i> or <i>Shampoo,</i> but he does know for certain that he has never …

The Best Place in the World for Screenwriters to Write

<i>This Post originally appeared on the blog ScreenCraft. ScreenCraft is dedicated to helping screenwriters and filmmakers succeed through educational events, screenwriting competitions and the annual ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship program, connecting screenwriters with agents, managers and</i> …

Writing

Han Solo spin-off: Star Wars screenwriter reveals when filming starts, confirms release date

While there are numerous upcoming reboots and sequels that could anger devoted fans, none have quite the same potential to be disappointing as the …

Watch: Dissecting 'Se7en' with Screenwriter Andrew Kevin Walker

It's so much more than what's in the box.<p>Just after the 20th anniversary of <i>Se7en</i>, I had the opportunity to have a conversation with screenwriter …

How to Write a Thrilling Horror, from 'Silence of the Lambs' Screenwriter and More

It's all about economy.<p>The best films from the horror and thriller canon manage to weave together the rules and intricacies of both genres into one …

5 Things That Need to Be in the First 10 Pages of Your Screenplay

The first 10 pages are probably some of the most important ones in your script, because, well, people don't usually read screenplays for the sheer …

Filmmaking

Explore Gillian Flynn's Classic, Compelling Screenplay For 'Gone Girl'

The biggest challenge screenwriters face isn’t coming up with interesting ideas. No, rather, it’s discovering how to tell that story in a compelling …

‘Blade Runner’ Screenwriter Reveals New Information About Sequel

"Blade Runner" screenwriter Hampton Fancher has shared a few facts about next year's scheduled "Blade Runner" sequel in an interview with <i>Forbes</i> …

Blade Runner

6 Filmmaking Tips From Brian De Palma

Learn from the legend how to get by in this crazy business.<p>If you ask <b>Brian De Palma</b> what advice he has for new filmmakers, as Indiewire’s Eric Kohn …

Filmmaking

The Ultimate Inspirational Video for All Screenwriters

<i>This Post originally appeared on the blog ScreenCraft. ScreenCraft is dedicated to helping screenwriters and filmmakers succeed through educational events, screenwriting competitions and the annual ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship program, connecting screenwriters with agents, managers and</i> …

Motivation

AI has written the screenplay for this sci-fi short film called Sunspring- Technology News, Firstpost

Consumers are just exposed to the <b>tip of the iceberg</b> when it comes to Artificial Intelligence. Google wants to train AI to create art and music with</b> …

Artificial Intelligence

This is what happens when an AI-written screenplay is made into a film

With a dark, ominous atmosphere and gibberish script, short film Sunspring was penned by a computer and stars Silicon Valley’s Thomas Middleditch<p>Artificial intelligence has recently been trying its hand at various human creative endeavours, from cooking to art, poetry to board games, but nothing is …

Artificial Intelligence

10 Great Movie Scenes Where Scriptwriters Made Us Forget To Breathe

6. Goodfellas – ‘Funny, How?’<p>The Mafia are a terrifying bunch and director Martin Scorsese spent many decades depicting their bloodthirsty antics. …

5 Things I Wish I'd Known When I Started Writing Screenplays

OUR LATEST VIDEOS<p>The problem with writing is that nearly everyone can do it. Add this to the fact that most people have seen a lot of movies, and it …

AI Wrote a Sci-Fi Screenplay for a London Film Festival, and Humans Directed It

This is not by far the first thing written by an AI—one almost shared a literary prize last March, for example—but it may be AI’s first movie script. …

Sci-Fi Film 'Sunspring' Is The World's First Movie Created Entirely By Artificial Intelligence

But it is pretty terrible.<p>'Sunspring' might seem like any other budget sci-fi film, but this wasn’t written by a Hollywood scriptwriter.<p>The trailer …

‘Die Hard’ May Have Never Happened If A Screenwriter Hadn’t Almost Been Hit By A Fridge

Author and <i>Death and Taxes</i> editor-in-chief Brian Abrams previously won our hearts with <i>And Now… An Oral History of Late Night with David Letterman.</i> His 2015 book <i>Party Like a President</i> is a very fun, informative, and booze-fueled history lesson. This week he’s back with a year-long effort to tell the …

Bedlam Blueprint: Quentin Tarantino, the Unnatural Screenwriter

Following years of omnipresent pop culture dominance, it’s now easy to forget that Quentin Tarantino was once nothing more than a couch-surfing …

Pulp Fiction

The worst agent sales pitch ever

It’s 1982. My writing partner, David and I are at William Morris. Several years prior we signed on with a young agent at a small tenpercentery (I …

On the set of David Fincher’s Se7en. Watch screenwriter Andrew Kevin Walker break down the making of the film.