The 5 Best Opening Shots in Film

The 5 Best Opening Shots in Film

Opening shots can tell a lot about your film. It is an introduction to your film, so think carefully how you want to introduce it to your audience. (check out this video I made specifically made for the article): Your first shot must grab people’s attention and...
How Big Data is Changing Filmmaking

How Big Data is Changing Filmmaking

The struggle between artistic impulses and commercial imperatives is a question as old as art itself. In the film world, big data is changing all that. The joy and greatness of independent film is that the artist’s vision supersedes the fiduciary interests associated...