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How to Film a Documentary

Social media was all abuzz yesterday/last night at the showing of Going Clear, the documentary about Scientology.  I haven’t seen it yet, but it is on my DVR watch list.   691 more words

Screenwriting

Evolution of Documentary filmmaking

Documentary filmmaking is a broad term, which describes a non-fiction film that intends to capture reality. This kind of filmmaking has no set boundaries, and it gives a lot of freedom to the filmmaker to explore. 326 more words

The Roar of the Old Lion: John Milius and… "Milius"

When I was much younger I loved watching movies but I did not pay particular attention to the cast and crew. I just enjoyed the stories. 451 more words

Cinema

New Doc on Life of Blacklist Writer Nelson Algren, His Affair with Simone de Beauvoir and Fascination with Chicago’s Underworld by Filmmakers Mark Blottner, Denis Mueller and Ilko Davidov

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New Doc on Life of Blacklist Writer Nelson Algren, His Affair with Simone de Beauvoir and Fascination with Chicago’s Underworld by Filmmakers Mark Blottner, Denis Mueller and Ilko Davidov. 194 more words

Filmmaking

Ten Quotes on Creativity and Artistic Pursuit

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Ten Quotes on Creativity and Artistic Pursuit

3.  ”The amateur tweets. The pro works.” Steve Pressfield

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Filmmaking

A Look at Barney Frank’s 45-year Public Career and Struggle to Integrate His Private Life in Documentary Film 'Compared to What'

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ABOUT THE FILM:The first openly gay Congressman in the United States (and arguably the most influential gay politician the country has ever seen), the pioneering Barney Frank looks back on his four decades in office in Sheila Canavan and Michael Chandler’s intimate and incredibly charming documentary. 44 more words

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