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The Cutting edge: The Magic of Movie Editing

Documentary about the art of film editing. Clips are shown from many groundbreaking films with innovative editing styles. Director: Wendy Apple Writer: Mar
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ALFRED HITCHCOCK ON 3 THEORIES OF FILM EDITING

A portion of a 1964 interview with Alfred Hitchcock from the CBC TV series "Telescope". Here, Hitchcock discusses three theories of film editing wit
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Bridget Jones's Baby fends off Magnificent Seven to keep global box office crown

Bridget Jones's Baby fends off Magnificent Seven to keep global box office crown | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
The third instalment in the series is still the most successful film across the globe, despite continued poor results in the US
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Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children review: mordant British YA X-Men is Tim Burton's best in 20 years

Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children review: mordant British YA X-Men is Tim Burton's best in 20 years | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
That this adaptation is highly stylish is hardly surprising; that it’s quite so charming and funny is. Plus, Samuel L Jackson eats a whole bowl of children’s eyeballs
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Oscars 2017: best foreign language race stacked with auteurs and provocations

Oscars 2017: best foreign language race stacked with auteurs and provocations | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
In gunning for gold, many countries have opted to elect bold auteurs like Paul Verhoeven and Pedro Almodóvar as their mascots. Will the tactic pay off?
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Every single thing that is wrong with Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Every single thing that is wrong with Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
A spoiler-packed guide to all that’s terrible about the superhero clash, from Lex Luthor as a malfunctioning android to Bruce Wayne’s fickle take on demolition
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La La Land tipped for Oscars glory after win at Toronto film festival

La La Land tipped for Oscars glory after win at Toronto film festival | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
Musical starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone picks up festival’s People’s Choice award, as Lion and Queen of Katwe named runners up
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Why Hollywood musical La La Land will follow Argo and The Artist to the Oscars

Why Hollywood musical La La Land will follow Argo and The Artist to the Oscars | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
Whiplash director Damien Chazelle’s meta musical has won the Toronto film festival but its red carpet to the Academy Awards was already secure: Hollywood loves nothing more than a movie about how magical it is...
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Bridget Jones's Baby bellyflops at US box office – but breaks records in UK

Bridget Jones's Baby bellyflops at US box office – but breaks records in UK | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
The third film about the ditzy singleton took just $8m in north America, but its $11m homegrown total marks a best-ever take for a romantic comedy, and for Working Title
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Ghost in the Shell teaser trailers: Scarlett Johansson and the five bald truths

Ghost in the Shell teaser trailers: Scarlett Johansson and the five bald truths | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
Who has time to sit through five 10-second trailers? Especially when they’re complex stories of food murder, hair loss, wires and hall-walking
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Disney confirms Star Wars anthology movie for 2020

Disney confirms Star Wars anthology movie for 2020 | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
CEO Bob Iger has confirmed there will be a third film in series that begins in December 2016 with Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
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'No ghosts. No gay love stories. No nudity': tales of film-making in China

'No ghosts. No gay love stories. No nudity': tales of film-making in China | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
As Hollywood continues its courtship of China, it can learn all about cultural differences and censorship from the Hong Kong film-makers who went there first
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If Brangelina broke up over marijuana, what could it mean for their divorce?

If Brangelina broke up over marijuana, what could it mean for their divorce? | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
A report that Angelina Jolie was ‘fed up’ with Brad Pitt’s weed use set off a bevy of speculation. What could it mean for custody – and for our own relationships?
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How Does an Editor Think and Feel?

For the past ten years, I’ve been editing professionally. Yet one question always stumps me: “How do you know when to cut?” And I can only answer that it’
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Cuts & Transitions 101

Director/Editor Joey Scoma is here to talk to you about something simple: cuts and transitions. Except... there are so many different kinds!! In this vide
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Amma Asante: film industry chiefs 'don't trust female directors'

Amma Asante: film industry chiefs 'don't trust female directors' | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
Director of A United Kingdom says that women are pigeonholed into making ‘certain types of movies’ due to ‘misguided distrust’ from executives
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Has JJ Abrams ruined plans to expand the Star Wars universe?

Has JJ Abrams ruined plans to expand the Star Wars universe? | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
Is it any wonder Rogue One lacks The Force Awakens hype when Abrams recently confirmed franchise isn’t the same without Skywalker and Solo clans?
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BLOOD SIMPLE Storyboards

While preparing our release of BLOOD SIMPLE, photographer Grant Delin created a video that compares scenes from the film to their original storyboards, wit
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How historically accurate is The Revenant?

How historically accurate is The Revenant? | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
The Leonardo DiCaprio adventure takes the basic facts of real-life frontiersman Hugh Glass’s ordeal and adds extra characters, extra ultraviolence and more horse guts
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Passengers: trailer for Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt sci-fi drama - video

Passengers: trailer for Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt sci-fi drama - video | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt are two passengers on board a spaceship transporting them to a new life on another planet.
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Mad Max: Fury Road prequel starring Charlize Theron said to be on the way

Mad Max: Fury Road prequel starring Charlize Theron said to be on the way | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
Reports in Australia’s Herald Sun suggest Theron and director George Miller may return for film that will focus on Furiosa’s backstory
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The Magnificent Seven review – Denzel off his game in heavy-handed remake

The Magnificent Seven review – Denzel off his game in heavy-handed remake | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
Antoine Fuqua’s superhero-style take on the 1960 western has a starry cast, from Denzel Washington to Ethan Hawke, but his gunslingers seem to have taken their cue from Blazing Saddles
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Could Passengers be the next Avatar, or will it disappear into a black hole?

Could Passengers be the next Avatar, or will it disappear into a black hole? | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
Starring Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt as star-crossed lovers in space, there’s a lot riding on Passengers. Will it ascend to the box-office heavens?
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Stan Lee to create Chinese movie superhero Monkey Master

Stan Lee to create Chinese movie superhero Monkey Master | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
Monkey Master will weave Chinese and Indian warrior myths into modern-day martial arts story, and follows pioneering mashup Chakra: The Invincible
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Curtis Hanson: a thrilling film-maker and effective exponent of mainstream Hollywood style

Curtis Hanson: a thrilling film-maker and effective exponent of mainstream Hollywood style | AS Film Studies | Scoop.it
Hanson got Meryl Streep whitewater rafting, Eminem to act and brought James Ellroy’s cult novel LA Confidential brilliantly to life on film
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