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5 Things to Fix Right Now to Help Your Filmmaking Career

Producer Jen Alvares checks off five key things for new filmmakers to consider when getting their careers movi...

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How a Film Can be Made (or Destroyed) in the Edit

Film editor Sven Pape (aka This Guy Edits) breaks down two cuts of Oscar-winner Kenneth Lonergan's 2011 film, ...

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NFTs – The Future of Film Finance?

Riding the wave of blockchain innovation, Non-Fungible Tokens (“NFTs”) saw an explosion of interest in 202...

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Six Film Insurance Policies that Filmmakers Should Consider

The need for insurance on a film production is an unfortunate reality faced by all filmmakers. Grant Patten f...

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Top 7 Experimental Movies of All Time

Have you ever seen a film that makes you feel certain things you couldn't even imagine existed? Have you felt ...

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Unreal Engine for Indie Filmmakers - Tribeca Teams Up With Epic Games for a Series of Workshops

Epic Games' Unreal Engine has been powering games across the industry for many years now. But more recently i...

Still from deleted scene from Star Wars Episode IV showing Luke Skywalker.

How Star Wars Was Made in the Edit

In this video essay, the guys at RocketJump explore how Star Wars' editors recut and rearranged Star Wars: A N...

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