Behind The Scenes

MAGNA CARTA STUDENT FILM CONTEST

  In celebration of the travelling Magna Carta exhibit coming to Fort York, the City of Toronto is hosting a short film competition for post-secondary film, media, and new media students. In 30 secs to 3 mins, tell us the significance of the 800 year old Magna Carta today. Submit through your school by September 15, 2015 for the chance… Read more →

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Directors of Drake’s JUNGLE short film, have a new video you should see.

  Check out the Cinematography on this one! Boy is Karim HUU DO one talanted individual from Montreal, Canada. He created this video, also known for his work with Drakes’s JUNGLE film we posted earlier. This is super trippy for the average person staying up late hours to watch cool videos online. Especially if you are under the influence of… Read more →

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Wave your smartphone to design Arcade Fires music video!

Click on any of the pictures to check out JUST A REFLEKTOR! Interactive music videos really are the future. JUST A REFLEKTOR is an interactive short film for Google Chrome that explores the themes in Arcade Fire’s “Reflektor” through two devices simultaneously: the computer and smartphone/tablet. This project is a collaboration betweenVincent Morisset, a director at the forefront of interactive video, and the… Read more →

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THR’s Directors Roundtable

Every year, THR does a series of roundtable interviews with some of the prominent names in the film industry as promotion for the awards season.  Each interview collects a group of some of the best figures working in the industry, from directors to screenwriters to cinematographers, producing some rather interesting and honest conversation about the films being produced today. Above… Read more →

“ON REFLEX: Behind the Minds” – A Short Note from the Director

*NOTE THAT THERE ARE SPOILERS AHEAD! THIS POST IS MEANT TO BE READ BY PEOPLE WHO HAVE ALREADY SEEN THE FILM!* If you have yet to check out our 48 Hour Film Project “Reflex”, watch it here: And now a few words from myself, the director, co-producer, and co-writer of the film, Christopher Tung: I spoke on this a little… Read more →

Coolest urban timelapse YOU WILL EVER SEE!

Can’t even tell you how much WIN this video has. Definitely one of the best timelapses I have came across in the history of timelapses. When graffiti art meets good filming, this gem is the result. Video is shot and edited by Selina Miles of Australian painter Sofles who teamed up with 3 other street artists, Fintan Magee,Treas, and Quench, having fun and doing crazy art shit… Read more →

Behind the scenes – PULLING STILLS FROM VIDEO

Also known as Motion Image Photography, this new form of photography requires pulling stills from very high definition video. The people over at The Slanted Lens break this down for us in this very informative behind the scenes and how it’s done video, testing out rain footage in different shutter speeds and lighting effects using the Canon 1D. Read more →

We are back! Apologies, reasons, updates & video of the day!

I took a ridiculous break from maintaining this blog due to traveling to Armenia over the summer. & When I came back I couldn’t log back in for some reason but apologies, glad to be back and posting! We are seeking new COMMITTED bloggers to help grow this platform for young filmmakers (head over to contact us page and shoot us… Read more →