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6 Producing Skills That Saved Directors

6 Producing Skills That Saved Directors

Producing is the toughest job in the film industry, alongside directing and producing and all the others. No, filmmaking is not easy. Directors tend to get all the credit for the artistic integrity of the project. Actors will get all the attention. And producers?...

Why Sound Matters in Movies

Why Sound Matters in Movies

I grew up watching cowboy movies on TV, and my enduring memories from those films are the sounds of creaking saddle leather, horses hooves on rocks and bullets ricocheting. Without those sounds the movies would not have been nearly as credible. Fast forward to the...

Free Stuff from Raindance

Free Stuff from Raindance

99 Minute Film School with Elliot Grove Considered to be one of the must succinct and inspiring summations of the film industry, and loaded with valuable tips on how to get your film and career noticed. What? 99 Minute Film School When? Tuesday 22 August 6:30pm -...

VR: Why they all did it the wrong way around

VR: Why they all did it the wrong way around

The news is crawling with virtual reality (VR) as writers try to nail the big story that no one else saw coming. When Facebook bought Oculus Rift for $2billion the world stopped treating VR like the new kid at school and before we knew it a space-race launched in...