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10 THINGS I LEARNED IN FILM SCHOOL | BY ROOSTER

It has been half a year since I graduated from Toronto’s Ryerson University’s Film studies program and I decided to conduct a list of some things I learned during my time in this 4 year Bachelor of Arts program. In all honestly, most of the knowledge was gained by personal experience outside of the school but the school did provide insight… Read more →

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Dracula & Frankenstein: A Crypt, a Castle and Nietzsche | ARTICLE # 4 by I.M. CLARKE

“Bela Lugosi’s dead The bats have left the bell tower The victims have been bled Red velvet lines the black box” Bela Lugosi’s Dead– Bauhaus   “He’ll do press-ups and chin-ups Do the snatch, clean, and jerk He thinks dynamic tension Must be hard work Such strenuous living I just don’t understand When in just seven days Oh, baby I… Read more →

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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Eye of the Devil: Sharon Tate Breaks the Fourth Wall

Recently, on these pages, I wrote about Valley of the Dolls. A few oddly oriented cinephiles suggested that I pursue a brief ‘Sharon Tate homage’. And why not. Sharon Tate has become a cultural totem. Her grisly murder injected a lethal serum into the laid-back pop zeitgeist of L.A. circa 1969. Almost overnight, hippies weren’t seen as just passive tree-huggers… Read more →

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OPEN MIC EVERY WEDNESDAY AT REMIX LOUNGE HOSTED BY FORFILMSSAKE

Hello reader, my name is Rooster and I own this website. I do a lot of things actually, that’s why it has been nearly impossible for me to post anything new recently. I’ve learned a lot of lessons over the past 3 years since I created forfilmssake.com in my first year of university studying film. This year I technically graduated,… Read more →

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ForFilmsSake’s newest project #MindfuckAcademy

We know we’ve been lacking in the posting new content department lately,  but that’s only because we’re up to some big things that will revolutionize the film and music industry here in Toronto. Currently I’m in my 4th year of film school, producing a film for my thesis called “Burst” which will be directed by a very young talented director… Read more →

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NEVERNUDE – HILARIOUS 48 HOUR FILM PROJECT TRAILER

  Yet another year, yet another 48 hour FILM project that ForFilmsSake participated in! If you missed last years articles on how a 48 hour film challenge usually goes down, you can read about it here. With over 70 teams competing this year, I had 5 different groups of friends competing against my team, including the people I did it… Read more →

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Assassins Creed theme with real life Parkour – In Paris.

There is a couple of things about this video that I automatically like, such as the use of costumes while doing parkour on top of cool structures and rooftops, the 4K resolution is just beautiful, also the fact that the whole video is Guerrilla filmmaking and they basically had no permission from anyone in that city to make this awesome… Read more →