Walter Murch Timely Advice


Observations on film art


David Bordwells goldmine of links on the open secrets of classical storytelling. (Link)

This website is immense. So much gold 😉

Periodic Table of Storytelling

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The Periodic Table of Storytelling by James Harris

See how the elements of a story are combined to create true story chemistry.

(see link above)

Cinematic Style of Emmanuel Lubezki

SICARIO Cannes Q&A 2015

The Cannes Film festival Q&A following the screening of SICARIO Directed by Denis Villeneuve.

Starring Emily Blunt, Benicio Del Toro, Josh Brolin. Cinematography by Roger Deakins.

Advice From Anthony Dod Mantle B.S.C.

4e5fbd89cc5862327aea840f00a9c49bAdvice on how to be a world class cinematographer c/o the BBC News (Link)

More Free Screenplays For Your Consideration

IMG_7484More Free screenplays available for your consideration.



See previous post for more (Gone Girl, Grand Budapest Hotel, St Vincent, etc.)

Paul Thomas Anderson Gives Some Inherent Advice


Paul Thomas Anderson gave some amazing advice during a recent promotional appearance for his new film Inherent Vice. He covers everything from character development, to the importance of watching old films, and how to break the rules.

Stream the interview on soundcloud or go to the rather informarive link where the team at Flavourwire have broken it all down for us.

PTA interview (<—– Link)

675 Classic Free Movies Streaming Now

for the crate diggers

for those looking to the horizons

dare to take an adventure in cinema history old an new

ChaplinModernTimes (<—–LINK)

Sam Mendes – 25 Rules For Directing


Sam Mendes, prolific director of theater—his King Lear and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory are both currently playing in London—and films, including Skyfall and American Beauty.

Link to article (click here)

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