Film Jobs – A New Series!

Announcing our brand new show FIlm Jobs – where we sit down with industry professionals and talk about how they got where they are and how you can get your foot in the door of the motion picture industry. In this episode we talk to veteran Hollywood Editor Lawrence Jordan ACE who has cut over […]

Winter is the New Summer Movie Season

Forget Summer. Seriously… it’s easy to bash the “Hollywood industry” during the long drawn out months of the summer blockbuster season – The blogosphere is heavy with article after article about the so-called “death of Hollywood” (because of a few percent decline in B.O.) – The internet is clogged with a new industry of fandomism […]

How I Decided to Buy My New Camera

The one question we, as well as every photo/video related site, get is “What Camera Should I Buy?” I’ve spent a lot of time figuring out how to answer that question but maybe the best approach is to walk through how I decided to buy our new camera. Now I knew that I needed to […]

Eggs & Bacon: Crazy Movie Credits Edition

Here are some easter eggs and other fun things you may have missed in these movie credits. Also make sure to check out our course: “Who’s Who in the Movie Credits” In the “South Park Movie” Saddam Hussein is credited as himself. In the end credits of “Airplane! 2” they added a “worst boy”. “The […]

No Great Movie is Made in 48 Hours

I think every filmmaker at some point gets sucked into the 48 Hour Film Project. If you’re unfamiliar, here’s the jist of it: filmmakers pay an entrance fee and gather a cast and crew together for a weekend shoot. On Friday evening, they are given a genre, a line of dialogue, a character and a […]

Filmmaker Quotes: Orson Welles, Francis Ford Coppola, Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Tim Burton & Jim Jarmusch

Some inspiring and thought provoking quotes from Orson Welles, Francis Ford Coppola, Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Tim Burton and Jim Jarmusch. The enemy of art is the absence of limitations. Orson Welles I don’t think there’s any artist of any value who doesn’t doubt what they’re doing. Francis Ford Coppola You shouldn’t dream your film, […]