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Editing 'Kick-Ass', interview with Editor Eddie Hamilton - includes full post production workflow chart. News and informationsautomotive,business,crime,health,life,politics,science,technology,travelautomotive,business,crime,health,life,politics,science,technology,travel Yesterday I met with my old pal and editor, Eddie Hamilton.

Editing 'Kick-Ass', interview with Editor Eddie Hamilton - includes full post production workflow chart

Eddie cut ‘Gone Fishing’ (trailer here) for us and most recently (you can buy it here), he has spent 18 months working on Kick-Ass as one of the editors, alongside Jon Harris and double Oscar winner Pietro Scalia, who Eddie speaks about in this interview. I filmed this video blog with him as I wanted to give you access to his world, to this moment in his life, as the biggest film of his career hits the screens. It’s very exciting and inspiriting to see him in his element! We spoke for just over half an hour and he was brimming wit the usual infectious energy that makes him everyone’s favourite editor. Eddie also shared some technical information, which the editors among us will find fascinating. Download the MP3 file here for your iPod Onwards and upwards!

Martin Scorsese Editing Techniques. Kubrick vs Scorsese. Camera Angles. Camera angles and movements combine to create a sequence of images, just as words, word order and punctuation combine to make the meaning of a sentence.

Camera Angles

You need a straightforward set of key terms to describe them. Describing Shots When describing camera angles, or creating them yourself, you have to think about three important factors — The FRAMING or the LENGTH of shot — The ANGLE of the shot — If there is any MOVEMENT involved When describing different cinematic shots, different terms are used to indicate the amount of subject matter contained within a frame, how far away the camera is from the subject, and the perspective of the viewer.

Framing or Shot Length 1 . Extreme Long Shot This can be taken from as much as a quarter of a mile away, and is generally used as a scene-setting, establishing shot. The extreme long shot on the left is taken from a distance, but denotes a precise location - it might even connote all of the entertainment industry if used as the opening shot in a news story.

Film School - Filmmaking. 588 Free Film Contracts and Forms. Looking to make a film but need a little help with the paperwork?

588 Free Film Contracts and Forms

We’ve painstakingly searched the internets and collected 588 free forms and contracts to help get you started. Now before we start, everyone repeat after me: “THIS ARTICLE IS NOT A REPLACEMENT FOR PROPER LEGAL ADVICE” You probably won’t need all of these forms for your production, but hopefully this article will remind you the “boring” parts of filmmaking are just as important as everything else. Also check out these great feature articles: Screenwriting Unions American Federation of TV & Radio Artists (AFTRA) Film making is Story Telling – 5 Tips To Remember While Making A Film » What is film making?

Film making is Story Telling – 5 Tips To Remember While Making A Film »

It is a process of developing a film from the story written by oneself or by some other hired person. The filmmaker has to do many things like writing a script, shooting the film, editing and then it has to be distributed to the public. Making a film means employment to a lot of people and it takes several months to finish the film. This totally depends on how complex the subject is and also various problems that would come up while making the film. 666 DIY Horror Filmmaking Tutorials. It’s that time of year again, so we thought it was time to update last years killer feature “Horror Filmmaking: From Script to Scream.”

666 DIY Horror Filmmaking Tutorials

That’s right a sequel! This time we are narrowing the focus a bit and concentrating on the DIY (Do It Yourself) elements. Hopefully this will help you slash the budget without murdering your production values. DIY: Blood, Bullets & Stunts DIY: Stage Effects/Green Screen DIY: Digital Effects After Effects Sony Vegas DIY: Make-Up/Costumes DIY: Static Props. The DIY Filmmaker's Toolkit. The 7-Step Film Directing Formula. Kubrick // One-Point Perspective.

Film Techniques of Alfred Hitchcock - suspense, camera angles, style, editing, basics. Independent film director Jeffrey Michael Bays, a life-long fan of Alfred Hitchcock, has written these articles and the accompanying eBook to further spread the brilliant simplicity of Hitchcock's creative genius.

Film Techniques of Alfred Hitchcock - suspense, camera angles, style, editing, basics

This website has taken the Internet by storm, reaching 3,000 viewers per day and constantly expanding with the help of its readers. How to Turn Your Boring Movie Into a Hitchcock Thriller Filmmakers and critics alike have rejoiced at this simplified encyclopedia of film director Alfred Hitchcock's techniques. From his notorious sequences seen from the character's viewpoint, to the collage of the Psycho shower scene, and the linear simplicity of his plots, this list of his top 13 techniques is compiled directly from his interviews.

Humor: Hitchcock's Secret Weapon With a balance of laughs and tension, Hitchcock was able to strike the perfect chord of suspense in his feature films. This article shines light on an often ignored aspect of his style: his directorial wit.