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I call bulls$%t

I have to admit, I wasn’t really even signed up for “Media in Social Work” until a week before the semester started. I registered for the course on a whim with a friend when she found out people had dropped it and spaces were open. 483 more words


Keep It Simple- Why Fewer Shots Are Actually More

Written By Greg Garofalo.

When creating a shot list or storyboard for a film, I usually find I have a tendency to be extra careful in making sure I have every angle I could possibly need. 773 more words


My Son, Matt, Is a Filmmaker: Watch 'No Monsters in Berlin' Online

About 17 years ago, the summer before he was about to start his freshman year at the School of Foreign Service in Georgetown, my son confided in me that he thought he wanted to go to film school instead. 827 more words

Super Quick Reviews: Beauty and the Beast

Based on: Beauty and the Beast (1991) and Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont’s adaptation of the original tale.

Directed by: Bill Condon

Screenplay by: Stephen Chbosky and Evan Spiliotopoulos… 639 more words

CineSB Film Festival: Three Films In

One night, I suddenly had a random idea of submitting some of the films I made to a school film festival. I found four films in my MacBook Movies folder and submitted them all. 712 more words


Two Intensive Film Workshops at Cinemalaya Institute

Press Announcement:

COURSES in feature-length screenplay writing and basic filmmaking will be offered at the Cinemalaya Institute from May 22 to June 30, 2017.  Applications are now being accepted. 380 more words

Education And Training


The movie Life has an awkward title with a familiar premise and yet it turns out to be a great thrill ride of a film. The plot is reminiscent of the Alien films but this story is a little more grounded and has a bit of a philosophical edge to it. 488 more words