Community for Filmmakers of All Levels

Join today and meet filmmakers close to you and around the world. Ask questions, give advice and make your dreams come true.

Film Directing, Film Slate

Film Directing | Getting Good Performances

… Or At Least Avoiding Bad Ones by Mark Kerins At one point or another, we’ve all been to a movie or play where one …

Read More →
HomePage

Film Directing | Planning is Key to Creativity and Success

Production Boards and Scheduling by Myrl Schreibman   Presidents Day 2008 found me in a box at the Santa Anita Race Track. I went there …

Read More →
Film school, film school degrees, getting into filmmaking

Is Film School in Your Future?

Written by Christina Hamlett Years ago, I interviewed a prominent producer and asked him whether he thought a film school degree was essential to a …

Read More →
Thinking Up, Cinematography, Drones, Eddie Tapp

Thinking Up: Mastering Composition from the Air

Written by Eddie Tapp Take composition for instance, the one thing that will make a scene easy to look at with leading lines, element structure, …

Read More →
Film Production, Musical, William Donaruma

Shooting the Feature-Length Film for the Musical, “An Old Family Recipe”

Written by William Donaruma   What do you do when you write an original musical production, cast it, rehearse it, but can’t perform it? You …

Read More →
HomePage

A Chat with Tony Halliwell | Film, TV and Video Game Music Composer

Student Filmmakers Magazine spots Tony Halliwell and his music posts in the StudentFilmmakers.com online community network. Since online interaction in the creative community is in …

Read More →