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Editing 101: 7 Editing Cuts You NEED to Know

March 23, 2017

Batman has his utility belt; Iron Man his suit. Thor? His hammer. And you…you have your cuts. To be an editor of super proportion, you must arm yourself with as many different types of editing cuts ...

Film Majors: Bouncing Back from Failure

March 21, 2017

              "Success is not final; failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts." - Winston Churchill                      "Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this ...

3 Ways a High Schooler Can Get Ahead Academically AND Financially

March 16, 2017

Between applying for colleges, scheduling campus visits, researching degree programs, and generally planning out the next four years of your life, you may find it hard to think of the here and now. ...

Aspiring Filmmakers: Turning Your Idea into a Reality

March 14, 2017

You're hanging out with friends talking and laughing about which super power would be the best to have in real life (a common argument in your friend group) when suddenly a brilliant idea hits you. ...

How to Prepare for Your College Acting Audition

March 9, 2017

So you've been accepted to all of your top college picks, you've created a financial plan with your parents, and you have one foot out the door. There's just one tiny little thing standing in your ...

4 Skills Every Producer Needs to Succeed

March 7, 2017

When I was first starting out in the film industry, all I wanted to do was create. I wanted to write my own screenplays, direct my own movies, and film my own scenes. But as I grew older, I started ...

How to Find Your Voice as a Writer

March 2, 2017

What is the one thing that sets all great screenwriters apart from the rest? Having a unique and identifiable voice. From Tarantino to Kaufman, all of the greats have a voice that makes their movies ...

4 Tips for Aspiring Editors

February 28, 2017

So, you've finally done it. After countless hours of deliberation, you've decided what you want to do. You are going to be an editor. You love cutting together different shots. You love sorting ...

4 Ways a High Schooler Can Prepare for Film School

February 23, 2017

If you are a junior or senior in high school, you have probably heard all you will ever need to hear about college prep. You should take these classes, be a part of these clubs, volunteer at these ...

3 Things You'll Learn When You Go to College for Directing

February 21, 2017

There is a lot of controversy over whether or not students who want to pursue film should actually go to film school. In fact, if you search "why should I go to Film school" on Google the top two ...