by Film Riot The folks over at Film Riot have put together an amazing video featuring free resources to help you make your short film. They cover the process from pre-production to post-production and all of the free resources you can use to help along the way. Whether you are a first time filmmaker or a veteran, […]Read more "Film Riot – Best Free Resources for Making Short Films"
By Filmsupply Giving constructive criticism is a deeply nuanced art, but also a vital aspect of fostering creativity rather than constricting it. Delivering constructive feedback is more of an art than a science. On either side of the conversation, you have human beings who bring their own talents, insecurities, and biases to the table. If not […]Read more "5 Elements of Giving Effective Feedback Fueling Creativity"
by Alan C. Baird, Stage32 The following list includes several COVID production safety training courses and manuals I have found in my ongoing research! These resources focus on the health and safety aspects of working on set during the pandemic. Safe Sets International COVID-19 (Level A) Course & Safety Certificate At the end of this […]Read more "Top 10 Film & TV Production COVID Resources"
by Jason Boone, nofilmschool.com In this tutorial, Jason Boone is going to show you how to calculate the per-minute cost of shooting any video format in three easy steps. “It costs me 88 cents to shoot and store just 1 minute of Blackmagic RAW (24fps, 3:1, 6K). How did I come up with this amount, […]Read more "How to Calculate the Cost of Shooting Any Video Format"
by Jason Hellerman, nofilmschool The Call Sheet is a new podcast that digs deep into the Netflix shows you love Ever wonder how your favorite Netflix series and movies came to be? What was the process behind brainstorming them, writing them, and directing them? Well, now all your questions will be answered with The Call Sheet. […]Read more "‘The Call Sheet’ Is Filmmakers’ Newest Obsession"
by Parker Walbeck Parker Walbeck from Fulltime Filmmaker released another fantastic tutorial video showing how he sets up and films a music video. There’s some great tips in this free tutorial video. To see the full version of this job shadow and the post production: https://www.fulltimefilmmaker.com/ Here’s the full finished video from the tutorial above…Read more "WATCH: How to Light & Film Music Videos"
by Cory Baker During my filmmaking career, I’ve run the gambit on all different sides of production. Back in Baltimore, I worked with skeleton crews writing, directing, and doing sound on my own productions. Since moving to Los Angeles I’ve found a lot of work on set sound mixing, and I wanted to give some easy, […]Read more "The [Ultimate] 5-Step Sound Guide for Great Sound on Set"
by Zach Daulton, nofilmschool Entering your film into festivals can be a long and emotionally draining journey. As filmmakers, we pour our heart and soul into our films, and by submitting them into festivals we find ourselves in a very vulnerable place. Getting the Congratulations! email from a festival is an amazing feeling that can make […]Read more "4 Ways to Get Your Film Accepted into Film Festivals"
A new year is like a blank book, and the pen is in your hands. It is your chance to write a beautiful story for yourself and to tell it with video. Happy New Year from your friends at GLJ Media Group… may the new year that follows be the best you have ever had! […]Read more "Happy New Year from your Friends at GLJ Media Group!"