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4 Awesome Film Production Tips for New Directors

4 Awesome Film Production Tips for New Directors

Production tips from Greg Takoudes, Mark Sarisky, Peter Markham, and Mick Hurbis-Cherrier… Photo by Chris Murray, Filmmaker and Photographer; Los Angeles, CA. @SeeMurray | chrismurrayfilm.com   4 Awesome Film Production Tips for New Directors   Tip #1 “Find collaborators and conspirators. Find creatives – actors, DPs, anyone – who compliment …

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Kyra Gardner Directs Animatronics and Puppet Magic in Award-Winning Student Film,  "Phoebe"

Kyra Gardner Directs Animatronics and Puppet Magic in Award-Winning Student Film, “Phoebe”

Kyra Gardner Directs Animatronics and Puppet Magic Behind the Scenes of Award-Winning Student Film,  “Phoebe”   With a dad in special effects makeup, blood and guts became a normality for Kyra at a young age. Combat nursing was her first goal, but she soon discovered that real blood is way …

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Caroline Friend Directs Award-Winning Student Film, "Under Darkness"

Caroline Friend Directs Award-Winning Student Film, “Under Darkness”

Above behind-the-scenes photo taken by Lynne Chai.   Adaptation of True Holocaust Survivor Story Caroline Friend Directs Award-Winning Student Film, “Under Darkness”   StudentFilmmakers Magazine: Your award-winning short film, “Under Darkness,” is based on a true story. Can you tell us more about how you adapted the story, as well …

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5 Fantastic Filmmaking Tips for New Directors

5 Fantastic Filmmaking Tips for New Directors

Some filmmaking inspiration from Roger Marsh, Mary Janca, Matthew Sienzant, Adam Rench, and Chad Bell. Picture above: photo by Colton Sturgeon, Photographer & Filmmaker, Kansas City. Follow @ColtonSturgeon. | coltonsturgeon.com   5 Fantastic Filmmaking Tips for New Directors   Tip #1 “I made an advance decision before directing one of …

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8 Inspiring Pieces of Advice for New Filmmakers

8 Inspiring Pieces of Advice for New Filmmakers

New filmmakers, here are inspirational words and insights from Patrick Wang, Barbara Kopple, Patrick Reis, Frank Barrera, Damian Horan, H.R. McDonald, Joe Swanberg, and Ryan Pickett. Pictured above: On set in Portland. Photo by Avel Chuklanov. Follow @chuklanov | www.chuklanov.com   8 Inspiring Pieces of Advice for New Filmmakers   …

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8 Independent Filmmaking Tips

8 Independent Filmmaking Tips

Award-winning filmmakers and creative storytellers share independent filmmaking tips…. Photo by Jakob Owens, Filmmaker and Photographer, LA-PHX. Follow @JakobOwens.   8 Independent Filmmaking Tips   “Probably my most used techniques revolve around working with actors when the actor and script are not connecting. One of the techniques I use is …

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8 Excellent PRO Filmmaking Tips for New Directors

8 Excellent PRO Filmmaking Tips for New Directors

Words of wisdom from Rodrigo Prieto, ASC, AMC, Richard Crudo, ASC, Paul Auster,… Pictured above: COVID Safe Filmmaking. Photo by Chris Murray, Filmmaker and Photographer, Los Angeles, CA. chrismurrayfilm.com | @SeeMurray   8 Excellent PRO Filmmaking Tips for New Directors   “For me the most important thing is passion. And …

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