Tag: Video Essays

The Wolf of Wall Street - Featured - WP

The Wolf of Wall Street Long Take — Director’s Playbook

How does one create a great tracking shot in film? What strategies are available ...

Star Wars - Lightsaber Drama - Screenplay Writing - WP

Star Wars Lightsaber Duels — What Makes Them Great?

The Star Wars universe has given the world so much. From backwards-talking aliens to ...

Jingle All the Way — A Complete Deconstruction of the Capitalist Machine

Christmas movies are a time honored tradition, and there are many that touch on ...

Bombshell Jay Roach - Header - StudioBinder

Jay Roach Breaks Down Bombshell

Jay Roach has filmed some of the greatest comedies of all time with his ...

Making It - Episode 5 - Header - StudioBinder

Making It: Final Preparation — Pre-Production Process: Ep5

EPISODE 511th Hour FalloutIt's time to build your entire film crew and secure your ...

Christopher Nolan Movies and Directing Style - Feature Image - StudioBinder

Christopher Nolan: A Filmmaker’s Guide to Nolan’s Directing Style

Christopher Nolan films include Memento, The Dark Knight Trilogy, The Prestige, and Interstellar. His ...

Alex Wolff - The Cat and The Moon Scene Study - Header Image - StudioBinder

In the Frame with Alex Wolff — The Cat and the Moon

Alex Wolff has made quite a name for himself around Hollywood, starring in such ...

Making It - Episode 4 - Casting Websites, How to Hold Auditions and Table Reads - Header

Making It: The Casting Process — Pre-Production Process: Ep4

EPISODE 4Mission: AuditionSetting up casting calls and actor auditions are one of the most ...

How to Write Dialogue Like Quentin Tarantino - Kill Bill Analysis - Featured - StudioBinder

How to Write Dialogue Like Quentin Tarantino — Kill Bill Analysis

Quentin Tarantino is known for many things as a filmmaker. His films have unpredictable ...