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'Your Job Is Explaining Your Vision': Tarantino, John Carpenter, & Kurt Russell on the Director's Role

As a director, what is your job? It's a simple question, but deceptively so, almost like a zen koan (what is the sound of one clapboard clapping?) …

This 30-Minute Video Is the Most Fun You'll Ever Have Learning About Composition

There are many aspects to the art and craft of cinematography. There is a technological component to it, of course, and that's something that we talk …

Didn't know what to call the technique of using music that contradicts the images (e.g. Beethoven's 9th playing during a gun battle scene)? This enlightening video essay digs deep into "contrapuntal music" as it pertains to filmmaking. http://bit.ly/1mM9QgL

New BMPCC Owners, Here's How to Get Snappy, Vibrant Color from Your Flat Footage

Chances are that, unless you live under a rock, you know that the already-reasonable price of the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera dropped …

38 Reasons Why Your Screenplay Isn't Getting Recommended by a Script Reader

The first audience for your screenplay (besides yourself) is a reader. Certainly, this reader can be a friend, a partner, a spouse, your mom -- all …

Make Your Movie Rain More Dynamic & Sexy with These Dirt Cheap DIY Tricks

Sometimes, for a film, you gotta make it rain -- unless of course you live in the Pacific Northwest, or somewhere equally as soggy and miserable. And …

Don't have $5000 laying around to buy yourself a nice cable cam? Well you can still get some amazing time-lapse footage by building one yourself! Check out this tutorial from Syrp that shows you how to build one for just $175! http://bit.ly/1keSnwg