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 specifically made for the article): Your first shot must grab people’s attention and make...
Weekly Production Tip #12: Show, Don’t Tell

Weekly Production Tip #12: Show, Don’t Tell

The best piece of advice for new screenwriters: Show, Don’t Tell. One of the biggest advantages film has over other art forms, such as radio or novels, is the ability of the filmmaker to show the audience visual aspects of the story in almost infinite detail....