The word "Giallo" is Italian for "Yellow" which was the color of the covers of old pulp novels from the Mondadori publishing house. It's also the color of the urine that's scared out of you while watching the best horror flicks. There are a lot of na...
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In a recent, must-read interview, Francis Ford Coppola reveals at least two things that might come as a surprise to fans. The first is that his success with The
// // Block, Light, Rehearse, Tweak, Shoot. Have you heard this before? One thing I've noticed in my time in the film industry is that on many smaller,
Wistia takes a look at some simple, low-budget tools for making your own videos.
Let's stop and appreciate these mind-blowing scenes that were done the old-fashioned way -- with stunts, models and borderline insanity.
Some great tricks from Robert Rodriguez to make a good film on the cheap.
Free online screenwriting software from Scripped provides screenwriting collaboration to writers around the globe.
What's the difference between a compelling, immersive short film and a throwaway piece of sub-viral crap? Not video resolution: nowadays, when every cat-filming schmoe has an HD video camera in his smartphone and the DSLR revolution has unleashed a t...
Over the last 25 years, I've stumbled and lurched my way to some understanding of the screenwriter's craft. Here I share the 10 screenwriting insights I wish I'd had when I started out.
It's hard to get excited about something as technical as that thing that makes cameras not fall down on film sets, especially these days, when you can make
Time-lapse photography, the art of speeding up time, is a favorite activity here at . The reasons for this are multifaceted. A good time-lapse looks beautiful and it tells a great story as you increase the speed of time. This guide is aimed to show t...
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