The stars of “A Quiet Place” want their money

When movies switch to streaming, stars lose money. The original A quiet place made $ 341 million worldwide and was a huge success. People were incredibly excited for such a high-octane movie, and they hummed even more when the sequel was announced. But COVID has postponed the film from last year to this year, and […]

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Paramount will have a new movie every week in 2022

It’s a lofty goal, but Paramount + wants to achieve it. ViacomCBS CEO Bob Bakish has announced that the platform will take over the new Mark Wahlberg and Chiwetel Ejiofor Movie, Infinite, straight to streaming. That announcement came on Thursday via ViacomCBS’s earnings call for the first quarter. Bakish said Paramount + would help them […]

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How does Michaela Coel tell a story?

These storytelling tips will help you focus on what matters … I can destroy you was the show that blew everyone away last year. People raved about the fun, emotional, and unexpected twists and turns of Michaela Coel’s work. It was one of those entertainment pieces that was so luscious and intriguing that it’s incredibly […]

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Go behind the scenes of Taylor Sheridan’s “Those Who Wish Me Dead”

Ready to catch fire with Angelina Jolie? Fresh from his dominance on television with Yellowstoneand movies like Sicario and Wind river, Writer / director Taylor Sheridan teamed up with Angelina Jolie to bring us one High stakes story of survival and salvation rolled into one. The film is called The ones who want me deadand […]

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3 things you need to know from cinematographer Lachlan Milne

We interviewed recently Lachlan Milne and asked our community to ask questions. Here are a few tips we learned. Lachlan Milne, ACS, NZCS, is an internationally recognized cinematographer who has directed several award-winning feature films, television, shorts and commercials. One of Lachlan’s most recent credits is the feature film Love and monsters (Directed by Michael […]

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What is utopian fiction in film and television? Definition and examples

A utopia seems like a great place to live. What could go wrong? The famous maxim is: “In the village of happy people there are no stories.” Even so, we have seen utopian fiction flourish in film and television since the dawn of time. Maybe that’s because something always goes wrong in utopia – but […]

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Get one of 100 free copies of SOL Space VFX Elements (or a coupon code)

We’re giving away 100 free copies of SOL | Space VFX elements! Do you need effects that give your audience space? Not sure how to fake it yourself? Well, the folks at FilmCrux have given us 100 free copies of SOL | brought together Space VFX elements. SOL contains 94 of the most useful and […]

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Cinemark signs a contract that could restrict the cinema windows

The COVID pandemic put theaters in a difficult position. Based on a groundbreaking story diversityCinemark has signed a deal with the five major studios that could narrow the cinema window, meaning movies can and will hit streaming faster. This isn’t the first contract Cinemark has signed since COVID devastated the world. At the beginning of […]

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Portkeys launches BM5 WR Monitor with wireless camera control

The Portkey BM5 WR is a 5.5 inch monitor with built-in wireless control developed for RED Komodo. Portkeys is one of our favorite brands when it comes to powerful on-camera monitors. Their straightforward, budget-friendly solutions make it easy to monitor while taking photos in the field or in your cozy home studio. Indeed, hers LH5 […]

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ARRI Alexa Mini LF supports new Super 35 formats

The ARRI Alexa Mini LF also sees new recording modes Software update package 7.0. In an emailed press release that will excite Super 35 shooters, ARRI announced that Alexa Mini LF can now record several new Super 35 formats right in the camera. In addition, the camera receives new large format modes. One of the […]

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