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Before the internet gave us the opportunity to upload everything from Tarkovsky's filmography to hilarious cat videos for electronic posterity, a …

Martin Scorsese

Top 25 Photographs from the Wilderness #14

It has been a while since the last post… Come again and explore the wilderness with us. We are rediscovering that only through sharing will we save this magnificent planet. Social media gives us the ability to share photographs, thoughts, ideas, and knowledge almost instantaneously with powerful …

Quentin Tarantino Lists the 12 Greatest Films of All Time: From Taxi Driver to The Bad News Bears

<i>Creative Commons image via Wikimedia Commons</i><p>Any list of the most respected American filmmakers of the past half-century would have to include Stanley …

When 'Blade' Began The 'Spider-Man' Era Of Comic Book Films

As promised, here is the sequel to the piece I wrote last month concerning the post-<i>Batman</i> phase of comic book movies. If you’re stumbling onto this by happenstance, you might want to read the original first and come back. Today marks the fifteenth anniversary of the release of New Line Cinema’s</i> …

Where He Has Been

James Bond is a well travelled man, there's no doubt about that. His passport bears the stamps of more countries than most of us will visit in a …

Hong Kong

How The World's End rejects 'drunken, misogynistic' manchild films

In <i>The World's End</i>, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost gather their former best friends to drink their old hometown dry. But when we talked to Pegg, Frost and …

Construction

This brilliant robot horror short is becoming a full-length film

Add another example to the ongoing trend of short films being expanded to full length features — back in April we featured this terrifying short …

Horror

People Seeing Top-Secret J.D. Salinger Documentary Need To Sign Nondisclosure Agreements To Stay Quiet About Film

TWC has launched a campaign for "Salinger" called Uncover The Mystery But Don't Spoil The Secrets."<p>The film, directed by Shane Salerno, has been in production for more than nine years and is supposed to show a bunch of never-before-seen "footage, photographs, and biographical information" on the …

Four Marketing Lessons Learned During Denver's 48-Hour Film Project

“My weekend was cooler than yours.” I’m not trying to be rude. That’s just the slogan of the 48-Hour Film Project (48 HFP) that I participated in August 2-4.<p>The 48 HFP can be explained in three easy steps. Step 1: Convince some friends (or be convinced) that participating in a marathon filmmaking …

‘Skhizein’, a short film about a man who’s 91cm from himself - The Fox Is Black

What if, on any random day, you were suddenly strike by a giant meteor… that no one saw? And let’s say the meteor spatially moved your physical form …

Watch the Toyota 24 Hours of Le Mans short film

The ultimate endurance race, captured on film.<p>Toyota's cranked out its own Truth in 24-style short film about the company's efforts at this year's 24 Hours of Le Mans. Sure, we know how the story plays out, and no, there's no new information here, but I'm always down for an excuse to blow a few …

Kevin Spacey says multi-medium film releases would help beat piracy

Kevin Spacey has predicted the end of the traditional TV episode and a world in which every film is released in cinemas and on-demand at the same time.<p>The Oscar-winning Hollywood star, whose $100m (£64m) Netflix drama House of Cards broke with small screen tradition by putting all 13 episodes …

Airbnb Wants Your Vine Videos for a Short Travel Film

Airbnb is taking a creative approach to using Vine for marketing by instructing users around the world to take specific videos, which may then be …

Renowned Kung Fu Master Inspires Slew Of Action Flicks

Forty years after his death, there's a name that's become practically synonymous with Chinese kung fu films.<p>And no, it's not Bruce Lee.<p>It's actually his teacher, Ip Man.<p>The late kung fu master's life story has inspired more movie releases than Spider-Man. The five films so far include Hong Kong …

'Transformers' returns to Chicago with explosions

Michael Bay didn’t wait long to break out the special effects during Transformers 4 filming.<p>The action director delivered explosions and flipped cars on Friday, which was the first day of filming in Chicago. The scene was shot on the plaza in McCormick Place but was set in Hong Kong. The taxis, …

Hong Kong

Action!: Why You Should Make a Short Film With Your Neighbors

I started On My Block Films as a way to build stronger communities in New York, after I looked around and realized I didn’t know my neighbors—and no …

Participation

The Cosmos Through The Eyes Of Sci-Fi Film Directors

Photographer Charles Morgan Smith has created an art-meets-science series that will satisfy sci-fi enthusiasts and sublime photography nerds alike.<p>Titled "Parallel Cosmologies," the project explores how various science fiction franchises depict the cosmos. From "Star Trek" to "Alien," the …