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If Beale Street Could Talk DP James Laxton on Using the Large Format Alexa 65 Freely for Barry Jenkins’ Period RomanceMarch 26, 2019
Director Barry Jenkins and cinematographer James Laxton have enjoyed a meteoric rise through the industry together,...
Shooting on Film in the Digital Age: What You Need to Know If You’re Still Taking Stock in Film StockFebruary 21, 2019
When director Yen Tan and I first started talking about his new feature, 1985, we knew immediately that we wanted...
Eye Piece: Spherical Lenses and Calculated Color Choices Allowed the Visuals of Birds of Passage to Take FlightFebruary 14, 2019
Depicting the ancestral culture of the Wayuu—a Native American group indigenous to northern Colombia—and shedding light on their complex relationship with death and...
MM Guide 2018
Alternative Gear Sources: Look Beyond the Rental House For Budget-Conscious Gear ShoppingNovember 27, 2017
The question “how can I afford this gear?” has led many a moviemaker to countless hours...
The Best Cameras for Every Budget: Ace One of the Biggest Decisions in Making your FeatureOctober 24, 2017
Everybody wants a full palette of colors to paint with, though chances are you might not...
MM Guide 2017
Motion Picture Production Guide 2017: 25 Resources to Get Your Film Made Faster, Cheaper, BetterNovember 28, 2016
“Who and what can I use to make my movie? Where do I even begin?” You...
Lighting in a Bottle: Basic Lighting Ideas that Won’t Break the BankOctober 19, 2016
This is a quick guide to affordable lighting techniques that any production can—and should—practice. 1. Natural...
The Pinch-Hitting Playbook: When Misfortune Claimed Its DP Mid-Shoot, An American in Texas Bounced BackOctober 11, 2016
The indie moviemaker’s mindset can be almost masochistic in its privation; it lives and dies by...
Documentary Grant Writing: Producer and Director Alysa Nahmias On All You Need to Know
Movie News: Indie Film Mistakes; Words from The Rock; UK Studios Reopen
Skin Deep: The Battle Over Morgellons Director Pi Ware on Documentary vs. Reality TV
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Hollywood Told Me No, So I Told Myself Yes — By Deon Taylor
- NewFilmmakers Los Angeles Launches Seed&Spark-Powered Online Film Festival June 3, 2020
- Will SVOD Kill Indie Films? Here’s Exactly How Much I Spent — and Made — on My Debut Film Regionrat June 3, 2020
- Movie News: Keke Palmer and the National Guard; Good Robot; Justice League Deconstructed June 3, 2020