Tag: Video Essays

Dan Harmon Story Circle Can Help You Shape a Better Story - Header - StudioBinder

How Dan Harmon’s Story Circle Can Make Your Story Better

T he Story Circle is a classic example of story structure and the Hero’s journey, ...

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How Christopher Nolan Films use Circles to Warp Sight and Sound

Understanding how Christopher Nolan approaches filmmaking is an important step to improving your own ...

Making It: Script Breakdowns and Budgeting — Pre-Production Process: Ep1

EPISODE 1MAKING ITArt... Meet CommerceStory Development, Script Breakdowns, and Film BudgetsWhat if the reach ...

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Making It: Wrapping Up Production — Pre-Production Process: Ep6

EPISODE 6MAKING ITThat's a wrap!The official premiere of 'Mental Mistakes'The wait is over! In ...

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

EPISODE 5MAKING ITThe Californian JobFilm Crew Jobs, Equipment, and Production Insurance It's time to build ...

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

EPISODE 4MAKING ITTo Live & Cast in L.A.​Auditions, Actors, and Table Read ThroughsSetting up ...

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Making It: Location Scouting — Pre-Production Process: Ep3

EPISODE 3MAKING ITSet Scouters​Finding Filming Locations in Los AngelesA film is often only as ...

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Making It: Key Hires — Pre-Production Process: Ep2

EPISODE 2MAKING ITWe're The A-Team! Hiring Film Crew Department HeadsThe first step to building a ...

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Zero Budget Filmmaking Tips: 7 Steps on How To Get That Hollywood Look

Whether you’re making a short film or a feature, having an insanely low budget ...

Wide Angle Shot - Camera Movements and Angles - Heading - StudioBinder

The Wide Shot: Creative Examples of Camera Movements & Angles

It can be difficult to convey the importance of a landscape or emotion, especially ...