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Cinematic Enemas – Writing the Ring Of Fire

From Hopx @ DeviantArt

If you've taken any scriptwriting classes or read any book about cinema creation, you will soon come across the idea that the script is the most important part of the process. They're right!!! It's what attracts actors to the roles, crew to the project, investors to pony up some money and is the reason you started […]

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Directors on Directing Film Pt 2


{GT:clbw1}Compiled By Amelie Thille {/GT} You must find the note, the correct key, for your story. If you find it, everything will work. If you do not, everything will stick out like elbows. The movie that get him noticed: The Lovers, 1958 Buy the movie HERE Be smart, but never show it. The movie […]

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Musicians: Networking The Right Way

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The Ultimate Question: The question “How do I find work?” is one that can baffle even the most successful artists. The music industry has become extremely diverse and the work is spread out extremely widely, so Guerrilla tactics are needed more than ever before. Any industry relating to the arts is whimsical. Styles change, tastes change, the personalities […]

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Directors On Directing Film Pt 1


It's all just one film to me. Just different chapters. The movie that got him noticed: MASH, 1970 Buy the movie HERE     As filmmakers, we can show where a person's mind goes, as opposed to theater, which is more to sit back and watch it. The movie that got him noticed: PI, […]

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