Filmmaking: Tips, Sources & Tools

Why getting degree in film or video is a bad idea
on April 23, 2014 at 10:15 am

Why getting degree in film or video is a bad idea

Are you considering a career in film? Make sure to do some research, as the latest study suggests it’s not the best career move.

AFM managing director: Film pre-sales collapsed in 2006 for several reasons
on November 13, 2013 at 6:12 pm

AFM managing director: Film pre-sales collapsed in 2006 for several reasons

Jonathan Wolf says presales collapsed in 2006 because of glut of content and too much equity in the market.

Director of “Saw”, James Wan on what makes scary films work
on October 25, 2013 at 3:14 pm

Director of “Saw”, James Wan on what makes scary films work

The director of “Saw”, James Wan has recently expressed his thoughts on what works in a horror film.

“More Interesting when cops and doctors become screenwriters than film students”
on October 6, 2013 at 10:58 pm

“More Interesting when cops and doctors become screenwriters than film students”

American screenwriter Tony Gilroy has presented his own “10 tips” on how write a blockbuster in Hollywood.

How to shoot a film with a Skeleton Crew
on October 3, 2013 at 10:00 pm

How to shoot a film with a Skeleton Crew

How do you make a film with the minimum amount of people? Check out the Skeleton Crew – the minimum you need to make a movie.

Screen Australia offers internship opportunity for filmmakers
on September 24, 2013 at 10:53 pm

Screen Australia offers internship opportunity for filmmakers

Screen Australia, in partnership with FilmNation Entertainment, is offering Australia’s film producers an internship opportunity.

Albert Pyun: Most of filmmakers I knew have long disappeared
on September 23, 2013 at 10:38 am

Albert Pyun: Most of filmmakers I knew have long disappeared

Cult director Albert Pyun recalled his film career, spoke about today’s filmmakers, and expressed his views on film schools.

Martin Scorsese’s lecture on Language of Cinema – VIDEO
on August 13, 2013 at 5:30 pm

Martin Scorsese’s lecture on Language of Cinema – VIDEO

Check out Martin Scorsese’s one-hour lecture on the Language of cinema, that he gave at the John F. Kenney Center for the Performing Arts.

How to chose the right composer for your film
on August 10, 2013 at 2:39 pm

How to chose the right composer for your film

Basically, every film needs music. How to choose the right composer for your movie? Check out some useful advices from Alex Steyermark.

James Franco’s 10 tips on filmmaking
on May 22, 2013 at 5:57 pm

James Franco’s 10 tips on filmmaking

Here are 10 tips on filmmaking from actor-director James Franco.