Inception Hallway Scene — How They Shot It Without CGI

The Inception hallway scene is one of the all-time best cinematic action scenes – but how did director Christopher Nolan and his production team make it? We’re going to take you behind the scenes to show you the technical ingenuity

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How to Write Comedy — Tips Techniques Script Examples Featured

How to Write Comedy — Tips, Techniques & Script Examples

Ask any creative writer what the hardest genre to write is and they’ll probably tell you that it’s comedy. That’s

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Character Tropes — Common Characters Types Explained Featured

Character Tropes — 15 Common Character Types Explained

What is a character trope? In screenwriting, a trope is a common element of a story. In other words, a

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What is Land Art — History of Earthworks Land Art Movement Featured

What is Land Art — History of Earthworks & Land Art Movement

What is land art? In this post, we’ll be providing a definition and overview of this artistic movement, then digging

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How to Create a Documentary Shot List — Step by Step Guide Featured

How to Create a Documentary Shot List — Step-by-Step Guide

It is common practice to create a shot list when preparing to shoot a narrative film. What about documentaries? Documentaries

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Camera Report Template — Free Downloads and Guide Featured

Camera Report Template — Free Downloads and Guide

In the era of the digital camera, there are numerous settings and adjustments that can be made on a camera.

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What is a Casting Director — Job Description Duties Salary Featured

What is a Casting Director — Job Description, Duties & Salary

You might think you know what a Casting Director does, but you would likely be only partially right. Casting Directors

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