Ava DuVernay

Noted American director Ava DuVernay has used Twitter to give filmmaking advice to aspiring directors. In a recent post, the Selma director shared an email she sent to new filmmaker…

blue planet

The team behind the revival of Blue Planet II used special cameras to capture some of the premiere’s amazing shots. Behind the scenes videos released by BBC Earth reveal some…

follow on instagram

If you’re looking for some filmmaking inspiration, we’ve rounded up some of the best  cinematographers to follow on Instagram. It’s fair to say that to be a successful director of…

Martin Scorsese

Martin Scorsese will teach an online course on filmmaking at the beginning of 2018, deconstructing how he made his masterpieces. The Oscar winning director will outline his directing methods, from…

Alfred Hitchcock is widely considered as one of the greatest film directors of the 20th Century and his filmmaking is still influencing directors today. Luckily – thanks to an interview…

In an era of CGI overload, it’s easy to forget how effects were created in classic Hollywood films. One of the most effective examples of this is Ridley Scott’s original Alien…