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There are many fantastic film studies programs around the country to help you learn the language of cinema and how to communicate with it.
John Ford is one of those directors who had a profound impact in the industry. “The best director in the world” - Ingmar Bergman The "king of directors” - Frank Capra "A John Ford film was a visual gratification” - Alfred Hitchcock "I have respected John Ford from the beginning. Needless to...
The film industry has always been a beacon of discovery and creation. The many contributions of women in the industry are influential, but have been overlooked and are less recognized than their male counterparts historically.
5 Famous directors
The best way for aspiring film directors to improve their craft is to study and learn from the works of famous directors from the past and present.
When looking at some of the most notable figures in the history of editing, such as Sergei Eisenstein, it is important to understand that the theoretical approaches to editing are just as important as the practical. When looking at the theoretical approach to editing, one is encouraged to create...
Kathryn Bigelow is an Oscar-winning director best known for her films "The Hurt Locker" and "Zero Dark Thirty." She is the first and only woman to win an Oscar, which certainly solidifies her reputation as a trailblazer in the film industry. Bigelow makes a remarkable impression with her visceral aesthetic choices, which center repeatedly around violence.
Receiving an education in filmmaking, television production or documentary filmmaking is an important first step in starting a career in the entertainment industry. Not only will you be learning the in's and out's of screenwriting, producing, directing, cinematography and working with the latest gear, you will also be making...
Quentin Tarantino
Quentin Tarantino inspires generations of filmmakers with his uncomprised vision for his films. He's the definition of what a filmmaker is.
These are some of the best filmmaking books
It's important for all filmmakers to continually study their craft. So, we've put together a list of the best filmmaking books for you to check out.
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What is documentary? What qualifies as a documentary film? Let's dig deeper.
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