Artist Becca Human uses illustration and painting to inspire their filmmaking

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We talk to the multi-talented artist and filmmaker Becca Human on using every resource and medium available to help hone a craft.

The Independent Filmmaker Project rebrands as The Gotham

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The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) is more than 40 years old and seen as a pioneer in the independent film industry. Brand strategy and design firm Love & War has rebranded the non-profit indie film organisation, relaunching it as The Gotham Film & Media Institute (The Gotham).

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An Interview with Filmmaker and Ethnobotanist Leigh Joseph (Styawat)

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Filmmaker Saad Moosajee on creating his immersive animated worlds

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Saad Moosajee is pushing the boundaries of animation with his beautiful dreamscapes, one music video and short film at a time.

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Who Am I: An Interview with Filmmaker Adhel Arop

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The Golden Horse Film Festival 2021 identity features blurry backlit posters to reflect elements of filmmaking

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In a world emerging post-pandemic, the Taipei event asks the film industry to re-examine its now varied relationship with audiences through a film poster which manipulates cinematic lens elements.

How to use Filmic Pro: master the basics of the filmmaking app

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Get to grips with Filmic Pro

A jury featuring Frank Lebon and Lawrence Lek have picked the filmmaking Class of 2021

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Circa and Dazed have partnered up to find 30 emerging talents in moving image art, screening their work on the world’s biggest screens and awarding one with £30,000.

Apple's iPhone 13 could feature game-changing video tech

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Vimeo series Stories in Place returns, this time backed by Mailchimp and centring on Black filmmakers

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The collection of films sees the filmmakers capture the “behind-the-counter” stories of their favourite Black-owned small businesses, spanning from New Jersey to Nairobi to Peckham Rye.

Filmmaking: 9 Common Shot Types and When To Use Them

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The post Filmmaking: 9 Common Shot Types and When To Use Them first appeared on Vecteezy Blog. Films and other video productions combine many shot types. Shot types serve specific purposes like showcasing emotion or setting the scene by emphasizing the location.

Be a part of the future of filmmaking with virtual production

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Virtual production is changing the way we wow audiences in cinemas and at home, and with Z by HP, you’ll have all the tools you need to be a part of this revolution

The inaugural Nowness Awards celebrates ten filmmakers for their cultural breakthroughs

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The awards, which will be celebrated tonight in London’s Modern Media Gallery at the V&A, were given to artists and filmmakers who not only embody the best of 2019, but have the potential to truly “push culture forward in 2020 and beyond”.

20 Times Filmmakers Used Clever Tricks To Create Impressive Scenes

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Turns out that there are numerous clever tricks used by filmmakers to achieve the perfect shot that we don’t normally get to see. The Phantom Menace (1999). If you thought that filming movies is nothing more than pointing a camera and yelling “action!”

The initiative transforming young Londoners into budding filmmakers

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In the latest of these schemes, the Mayor’s office teamed up with agencies Wavemaker UK and DCM on LDN Filmmakers, a free, fast-track film course designed to help young Londoners learn the ins and outs of filmmaking.

Pentagram redesigns iconic British Film Institute mag, Sight and Sound

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Content-wise, in-depth articles and reviews remain the backbone of the magazine, and popular regular features such as Dream Palaces (odes to cinemas by filmmakers and others) are retained. Sight and Sound September issue 2021.

Through candid film and honest photography, Juliet Klottrup documents the rural youth of northern Britain

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The UK-based photographer and filmmaker shares an exclusive look at her latest documentary, Youth of The Rural North.

A new film by Brett Novak reveals why girls are dancing their way to a new era of skateboarding

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Here's a little sun-kissed relief to the cold European winter: a short film by world-renowned filmmaker Brett Novak that transports us to tropical Brazil and introduces us to the incredible skills of four female skateboarders who dance gracefully on their longboards. The Girls of Guanabara.

The Colorful Fine Art Photography of Nick Meek

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British photographer and filmmaker Nick Meek grew up in the North of England, where the short summers and slate-grey winter skies inspired him to create imagery that explores the possibilities of light and color. Words TL Team.

Solento Organic Tequila Celebrates The Sun

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Solento is a boutique brand of organic tequila founded in 2019 by a surf filmmaker Taylor Steele. BRANDING alcohol packaging design typography Visual Identity

The Eraser: Confronting childhood trauma through art and photography

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Alongside his photography, Munsya is a graphic designer and an award-winning filmmaker. All images courtesy of the artist. Growing up black, many of us can remember the time when we realised we were "different".

Choreographer creates ground-breaking lockdown film dedicated to late father

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The project began in April when, a few days after his father's death, Paul began an Instagram conversation with filmmaker William Armstrong. The role of art in dealing with loss can be a powerful one, and we've seen many inspiring examples during the Covid era.

From nipple tassel twirling to mammograms, Anna Ginsburg depicts women’s journeys with their breasts

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In a relatable and important animation for Breast Cancer Now, the filmmaker depicts boobs of all shapes, sizes, and appearances, and the spectrum of emotions and experiences they invoke.

“Empty Home”: The Superb Dark, Surreal and Sci-Fi Artworks of Miko del Rosario

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Miko is a Filipino digital artist, animator, filmmaker, and art director. He posts daily artworks on his Instagram and does freelance 3D, VFX, and animation projects. More: Instagram , Foundation. Inspirations 3d Miko del Rosario nft sci-fi surreal

Sam Gainsborough tugs the heart strings in new stop motion spot by Uncommon for B&Q

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Directed by mixed media filmmaker Sam Gainsborough through London animation studio Blinkink , the film is narrated by renowned Scottish actor Rory McCann, and focuses on home interiors, pointing to B&Q's range of paints, flooring, tiles, wallpaper, lighting and furniture.

Richard Noble on his latest film Wandaland and the similarities between animation and method acting

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The recent Royal College of London grad tells us why “animation is just filmmaking for people who don’t want to go outside.”.

DeadHungry also known as Alex Paganelli

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The chef, photographer, and filmmaker Alex Paganelli also known as DEADHUNGRY was born in the picturesque French Alps. Words Claire Granlund. During his upbringing, he was surrounded by the beauty of mountains and cultural diversity, which came natural with Italian-British parents.

Stanley Chow pays tribute to Wes Anderson's The French Dispatch by creating portraits of its fictional staff

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Like much of the creative community, the Manchester illustrator has a soft spot for the American filmmaker and his eccentric films that always feature a pleasing use of colour and symmetry, alongside a unique visual style and quirky narrative. "I © Stanley Chow.

Birmingham's eclectic film bonanza launches an exclusive online shorts programme

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It felt really important to make a positive gesture at such an uncertain time," says Flatpack director Ian Francis, "and the filmmakers and artists we work with have been incredibly supportive about launching their work online rather than through physical screenings.".

Pentagram's identity for The Moholy-Nagy Foundation uses the Bauhaus leader's own processes

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The private family foundation aiming to continue the legacy of László Moholy-Nagy – the artist, photographer, filmmaker and writer who became well-known as a professor at the Bauhaus school – was formed in 2003 by his daughter Hattula Moholy-Nagyin.

Andrea Ucini's beautiful illustrations for a new book show us 'how to die well'

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It also features an essay by photographer and filmmaker Rankin on his own personal experience with death, including losing his parents 15 years ago. Illustrator Andrea Ucini is behind the illustrations for a beautifully designed new book on "dying well".

Discover real-world solutions for virtual production

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When documentary filmmaker Michael T. Morrow ventured into the realm of VFX and digital doubles, he turned to Reallusion’s iClone and Character Creator 3

Friday Film Club celebrates black British culture, and you can join for free

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Part of an ongoing Friday Film Club for The Peninsulist Presents in partnership with Bounce Cinema, the evening will explore the topics of race, class and culture with celebrated black British artist-filmmakers. Has anyone missed going to the pictures over the last few months? Us too!

Ananya Mohan on social purpose, avoiding stereotypes and her dazzling practice

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It can be no better demonstrated than Ananya's identity design for NARI; a fictional film festival that sought to exhibit South Asia's cinematic heritage and, more importantly, the women filmmakers behind it. "I Ananya Mohan, NARI, 2020.

“When you live in a place like Lebanon, you have a mission”: Meet the fearless director Jessy Moussallem

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Here, the poignant filmmaker discusses her deeply human films which provoke both thought and conversation. Features

Greenspace creates branding for 'better British e-bike' company, Evari

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Evari was founded by product designer Craig McDonald, who grew up racing BMX and building bikes before embarking on a 20-year career as a filmmaker and product designer. London-based creative agency Greenspace is behind the branding for Evari Bikes, a new British e-mobility brand.

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How Studio is transforming freelancing, by giving independent creatives a 'team'

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This community is made up of a diverse range of creative freelancers in the United States, Europe, and Canada, including photographers, designers, filmmakers, illustrators, painters, sculptors, visual effects experts, writers and more – some of which you can see on this page.

Short films highlight the reality of homelessness in the Covid era

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We'd been wanting to develop the filmmaking side of our practice for a long time and thought this would be the best way to move forward with a new personal project.". Isy and Leigh Anderson are a couple who work together in Manchester under the name 'Photography by Anderson'.

What's it like to be a creative during a pandemic? These portraits reveal so much

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Aaron, filmmaker. While Aaron, a filmmaker, said the pause was welcome: "I feel that getting all that time during lockdown was an amazing gift. Elaine, content creator. What has it been like for creative professionals this year? How have they coped?