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The Best Cinematic Shots Of All Time?

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Best of The Best Shots in Cinema Is there even such a thing as "the best shots of all time" in cinema? Take a look at these deep movie analysis…

Christopher Nolan “Shooting Short Films” and “Sticking to Your Guns”

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Playing to Your Strengths In this clip we hear Christopher Nolan go in depth into why you should focus on what uniqueness you bring to a project that set you…

Godzilla (2014) From Script to Screen

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Godzilla (2014) From Script to Screen In the most recent version of Godzilla we have one of the more memorable scenes in the movie performed by Bryan Cranston. This dialogue…

Skull Island From Script to Screen

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From Script to Screen: "Kong Skull Island" Here's another screenplay animation that shows how the script translates to the screen. This one is from Skull Island, the most recent King…

How to Export a Video With Transparent Background

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Check out this quick tip on how to create a transparent background when exporting a video with After effects.

Dave Chapelle Interview “I’m Not Crazy…”

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Way before there was Key and Peele, Kroll Show, and Inside Amy Schumer, Dave Chappelle ruled the non-Saturday-night sketch-comedy scene. But in 2005, he walked away from the third season…

2 of Alfred Hitchcock’s Best Interviews On Suspense

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The Master of Suspense Alfred Hitchcock (UK, 1899-1980) is undeniably the world's most famous film director. His name has become synonymous with the cinema, and each new generation takes the…

Rat Race

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Rat Race Check out this short film about the "rat race" we so commonly hear about when compared to our day to day lives. A rat race is an endless,…

The Sentinel

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The Sentinel A troubled man with a mysterious past is being hunted and targeted by a huge alien space craft. As he struggles to survive he must find a way…

How to Make Your Short Film Look Cinematic

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How Do You Get That "Film Look"? Probably the most common question amongst all indie filmmakers. So what is "the film look" exactly? We can define that as the process in…

Download Jordan Peele’s “Get Out” Screenplay

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Get Out Below you'll find a link to the screenplay Universal Pictures released recently for Get Out directed and written by Jordan Peele. Also, check out his interview below for…

Create an Animated Scribble Effect With Your Video

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Animated Scribble Effect If you're looking for a way to spice up a scene in your short film (depending on the genre) or music video then you may want to…

25 Glitch Presets For Your Video, Images & Text Effects

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Glitch Preset Effects Glitch effects have always been a powerful simple effect when used correctly. Music videos, movies, presentations, the list goes on. While you can make your own glitch…

4 Cool Hollywood Sets Behind the Scenes

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Stunts, Car Crashes & Explosions Michael Bay has made a very profitable living blowing things up. With a flair for staging visually flashy blockbuster mayhem, Michael Bay was at the forefront…

5 Free Glitch Presets For Your Next Project

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Looking For Glitches? Download these free adobe premiere glitch presets if you're looking to shake up your project with this popular effect. Easy to use and its simple to install…

The Best Free Screenwriting Software & Apps for Writers

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The Most Popular Free Screenwriting Software for Writers While it's good to just invest in the professional screenwriting software of your choice, sometimes your pockets dictate your resources. Recently there…

American Gangster Screenplay Compared to Scene

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American Gangster Here's another example of how the screenplay translates to the big screen. In this version we have an earlier draft of American Gangster that's close, but you will…

Mumbo Jumbo

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Mumbo Jumbo This isn't the typical short film we list here in this section, but we had to make an exception for this music video by Tierra Whack called Mumbo…

Filming a Fight Scene…the Right Way

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Wanna Fight? A well made fight scene can make or break an action scene. Not only are they risky to film (lots of actors have gotten hurt in the process…

Disguise Your Voice With Creepy Effect

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There may be some situations where you need to disguise your voice or a character's voice in your production. Check out this cool tip on how you can make your…

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