Veer has put together a nice little movie about fonts, their variety and how each font communicates a different feeling. Picking a font is a delicate process and it can take many hours to find the right one. If it has become easier to shoot, edit and share videos online, the art of creating titles that look […]
Terry Gilliam Breaks Down His Cutout AnimationTechnique Way before directing Brazil, 12 Monkeys or Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Terry Gilliam was an animator and strip cartoonist. His unique tone and universe quickly made him noticed and after he moved to England he started a long-term and mythical relationship with the Monty Python for […]
Raise your hand if you want to work with DANIELS, the tandem composed of Daniel Scheinert and Daniel Kwan that has brought creativity to another level in a year. Once again they left me speechless with their take on Weetabix (yes, the cereals). And if you’re wondering how creative you can get when it comes […]
New-York based writer, director, editor Kirby Ferguson is also the well-inspired producer of Everything is a Remix, a four-parts series that develops the idea that, well, everything is a remix, be it in music (part 1), in films (part 2 – see below) and in innovation (part 3) so far. We are still waiting for […]
A four-minute long trailer for The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo just popped on the Net and we, Larson’s geeks, are very happy about it. It’s a weird feeling to watch a long trailer of a story I’ve already read and watched and it felt like a 10 minute video, not in a bad way, […]
Introduction word about MISFITS for filmmakers: I love this show on all levels (scripts, acting, cinematography, directing), everything hooked me from the very first episode, but the fact that the cinematography and the directing play a key role in the show is what seduced me from the first image. It’s rare to watch a show […]
Last December I received an email from a friend with a link to a video shot on a Canon 7D at 60 fps and using the plug-in Twixtor to raise the slow-motion effect. The result was hypnotizing and Twixtor became very very popular. Problem is, if Twixtor can give amazing effects it requires, like many other […]
JW Griffiths is a British Director-Editor based in London who won last week the Nokia N8 contest with his movie Splitscreen: A Love Story. Like many of his peers, Griffiths is an early movie lovers: ‘I started making films from a very young age with my parents camcorder. I made everything from little animations to […]
After Conan, Jeffery Harrell found a creative way to express his dissatisfaction to Apple. Posted five hours ago and edited as a mock-up of the Social Network Trailer, Harrell’s video soberly named ‘I have no title for this‘ has already reached more than 3,000 hits after 5 hours on the Net. The statement is straight […]
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