In this video I cover how screenwriter Alan Ball designs and reveals character.
There aren’t a lot of figures in filmmaking like Lars von Trier, a man whose persona is as large as his pictures and sometimes twice as controversial.
If you know Greenaway or if you don’t, this is an exquisite way to familiarize yourself with a director who is anything but familiar.
An analysis of 'The Babadook.'
Hollywood history is full of stealing, failure, and deceit. Let's take a look at the conditions filmmakers had to suffer through to get their movies made.
The narrative effects of framing in the sci-fi series.
When and why good character's die.
Nailing the perfect transition is an art in itself, and it's often something that filmmakers disregard.
A shot-by-shot investigation of the three-way standoff at the climax of Sergio Leone's 'The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly,' revealing mathematical patterns, images of thought, and pure musical rhythm.
Horror films are fascinating. Probably my favorite genre to learn about. Let's see just how much goes into making a scene scary.