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12 steps to becoming a film festival god

Film festivals can go in one of two ways- they can be the experience of a lifetime, or they can be a complete letdown. Which way it ends up is up to you. 946 more words


Andhra Mess' uses alternate cinema style filmmaking: Director

jai, who is busy wrapping up ‘Andhra Mess’, says that he used alternate cinema style filmmaking called “magical realism” to enhance the overall viewing experience of the film for the audience. 13 more words


Blackmagic, and other fantastical things...just kidding

A break! It feels like it has been so long since I have had a proper holiday, one without anything to do, and this holiday is no different from others. 726 more words

Ordinary Decent Gamer

Robert Redford's Protip for Aspiring Auteurs

He keeps it simple and brief, but legendary actor, director, producer, businessman, environmentalist, philanthropist, and founder of the Sundance Film Festival Robert Redford offers some invaluable advice for anyone who wants to follow in his footsteps. 52 more words

Martin Scorsese - An Observation - Character Studies

One of the reasons movies like Goodfellas, Taxi Driver, and his latest The Wolf of Wall Street rub audiences the wrong way is because of director Martin Scorsese’s determination to not show the big picture. 1,367 more words

Film Philosophy

"Breaking Ground On Your First Screenplay" with Martin Gomez

“Breaking Ground On Your First Screenplay”
Instructor: Martin Gomez
Saturday, May 10th at 5:30pm

In this hands-on workshop, we will be focusing on techniques that will assist a writer in beginning, and more importantly, finishing their first feature-length screenplay. 73 more words


Creating A Great Teaser Trailer… (Accidentally)


Previously we’ve covered how the concept for COSMOS was born, and our scriptwriting process. Today I want to talk to you about this here Teaser Trailer… and why, quite frankly, it exists. 657 more words