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How to Speak Movie Part 3: Editing

Now let's all put it together as we talk about editing! All third party clips are used under Fair Use. Follow me on Twitter
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How to Speak Movie Part 1: The Camera

A glossary of filmmaking terms for non-filmmakers. Like a tourist's phrasebook. In Part 1 of 3, we'll look at the most common terms involving the camera. "
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The Beauty of THE THING | Screen Smart

HELP ME: https://www.patreon.com/ryanhollinger TWEET ME: https://twitter.com/ryanhollinger BUSINESS ME: screensmart@outlook.com MUSIC: Atlantis b
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Lynne Ramsay - The Poetry of Details

What can one detail tell us about a scene? If you’re Lynne Ramsay: absolutely everything. Today I consider the poetic possibilities of cinema and one of our…
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4 Pixar Story Rules That Make Characters Memorable

Behind every Pixar film is a set of simple, but powerful Pixar story rules. Think of this is a secret Pixar formula that can improve your storytelling structure.…
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Top 10 Tensest Movie Moments of All Time

What is it really that makes our stomachs churn in film's most tension filled moments? This week, we're looking at all the different types of cinemati
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What is Auteur Theory? | Deep Focus

What Is Auteur Theory? Deep Focus Episode 3 Co Written by: Daniel Riccuito http://chiseler.org/ music by myself Jim Icon Picture by: Earl Barrett Hollowa
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SFX: The 180 Degree Rule

Cinema, like any other medium, has a slew of formal and technical rules designed to keep the language of film clear and coherent for viewers.
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Guardians of the Galaxy: The Art of the Creative Blockbuster

We look at why Guardians has been so successfully, both financially and artistically -- how can a blockbuster deliver what we want and also achieve creativ
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Mark kermode reviews Boyhood

Mark kermode reviews Boyhood. Filmed over 12 years with the same cast, this film is a groundbreaking story of growing up as seen through the eyes of a chil
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Depth of field (Montage) by Fabriccio Díaz

Depth of field is one of the most beautiful tools in filmmaking. These are some of my favorite shots that make use of this technique. Enjoy and share. Movie and…
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What's So Hot About Some Like It Hot?

We revisit the classic comedy Some Like It Hot with Yale Professor Marc Lapadula. Take a closer look at the performances, directing, messages and historica
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Rogue One & Star Wars: The Original Trilogy - Shot Comparison

A short montage comparing various shots between Rogue One and Star Wars: The Original Trilogy. Footage: Rogue One (2016) Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope…
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How to Speak Movie Part 2: Mise en Scène

In part 2, we'll define some of the aspects of mise en scène. Lights, color, framing, everything that makes a shot beautiful. All third party clips are use
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The Joy of the Summer Blockbuster

Happy summertime. Go soak up some sun. Music: Dick Dale and his Del-Tones - "Surfing Drums" Richard Wagner - "Das Rheingold (Prelude)" You…
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We Need to Talk About Distance - Milena Kan & Timo Cromm

We have recognized the travel thematic in Lynne Ramsay’s “We Need to Talk about Kevin”. Beside the obvious level of references like travel posters,…
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Get Out Explained: Symbols, Satire & Social Horror

We unpack the symbolism and deeper messages in Get Out, and look at how it updates classic social horror films Stepford Wives and Rosemary's Baby. Buy o
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Spielberg Suspense

This is "Spielberg Suspense" by Fandor on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.
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What Is Character Perspective?

In this video essay I attempt to define subjective and objective character perspective in cinema. Character perspective is a powerful way of understanding the…
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Storytelling With Sound

Sign up for a month's free trial at The Great Courses Plus: http://ow.ly/TBV430beO1W The Great Courses Plus is currently available to watch through a web…
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Alien - Engineering Terror

Support + Extra Content - https://www.patreon.com/thediscardedimage. In this video essay I look at Alien (1979) and how the director Ridley Scott build
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POP CULTURE: What Is Cinema For?

We all love films, but often don’t think hard enough about the role of cinema in our lives and in society more generally. IF YOU WANT TO KNOW WHAT THE CLIP
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