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How McDonalds Broke the Canadian Film Industry

Canada’s film industry is going through a tough time, and it’s all thanks to a bank and two fast food joints.

When people hear the words “film industry”, they normally think of Hollywood, of movie stars, and studios cranking out movie after movie on the back lot.  973 more words


How To Fail in Hollywood

I work with a lot of actors and even more wannabes in Hollywood. I can tell you that the actors who end up moving back to Kansas almost always do the following: 579 more words


A step in the right direction for the South African film industry: Spud 3

The movie “Spud 3 (Learning to Fly)” will be released in South African cinemas on the 28th of November, 2014. I am quite excited for this as I believe that the first and second films were a major success. 126 more words


Greening the Silver Screen

Until this assignment, I had never thought about the environmental impact of the film industry. But of course, there is an environmental impact from most everything we do, and the making of a film is no exception. 917 more words

MDA3400: Screenwriting tips

After trawling through endless pages on Google in search for some tips and advice, I arrived at the conclusion that Screenwriting is a hard and tricky business, it is not as simple as it seems. 344 more words

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Why I Won't Be Reviewing Films

When I search through wordpress for “film” blogs I get reams and reams of reviews popping up – usually of the same blockbuster films.  I have no interest in reading or writing reviews, and here’s why: 325 more words


Escapade :: Frame by Frame

It’s been a while since I’ve seen a film about the Middle East.  That’s mostly because I’ve been shying away from them as I get tired of hearing about the wars that have been fought there and the depravity that the people live in etc. 223 more words