Film Career Guide: What Is a Script Supervisor?

Reading Time: 4 minutes In this article, we look at script continuity and the job role of the script supervisor. This position is essential but often overlooked on independent film sets. When you make a film, you will likely shoot it out of sequence. As such, mistakes can happen, which can ruin the audience’s experience. Basically, the script supervisor

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Film Career Guide: What Is a Costume Designer?

Reading Time: 4 minutes In this article, we look at the role of the costume designer and also the importance of costume in film. The costume designer creates and hires costumes for the actors. Great costume design boosts the production value and the right costume can enhance the film’s story and the actor’s performance. Unquestionably, costume design is an

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Film Career Guide: What Is A Key Grip?

Reading Time: 4 minutes In this article we look at the role of the key grip and grip department. It’s essential to understand the fundamentals of every job role on a film set.  One role which you might not already know about is the key grip. The grip works closely with the DOP and camera department. They are skilled

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6 Places To Find Film Production Internships

Reading Time: 5 minutes Film production internships are an undeniably great way to start your film career. By attending a film internship, you get to learn about the industry whilst working within it. Not to mention, the opportunity to make initial industry contacts, and get that first experience credit on your filmmaker resume. Below you will find more information

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10 Best DSLR Camera For Beginners

Reading Time: 7 minutes Looking to buy your very first DSLR? No worries, in this article we look at the best DSLR camera for beginners. Ultimately, filmmaking has never been easier or more accessible. If you’re just getting started, count yourself lucky to live in what is a golden era of filmmaking! Certainly, cameras have never been better, or

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Film Career Guide: What Is a Gaffer?

Reading Time: 4 minutes You will have seen the job title gaffer on the film’s credits. But do you know specifically what a gaffer does on a film set? Like all film jobs, the gaffer has a series of professional duties to complete during production. Their position is a mix of both technical and creative expertise. So, whether you

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5 Best Free B-Roll Footage Websites

Reading Time: 5 minutes Looking for some free b-roll footage websites to find clips for your edit? No problem, we give you the lowdown on where to find it. B-roll. Alongside ‘storytelling’ and ‘authenticity’, B-roll has been a go-to buzzword of filmmaking in the past few years. It’s an important part of filmmaking. It’s created its whole own genre

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10 Best GoPro Gimbals For Filmmakers

Reading Time: 7 minutes In this article, we look at the best GoPro gimbals for filmmakers on a budget. At first glance, you may not feel that your GoPro really needs a gimbal or stabilizer. Certainly, these days the latest models such as the Hero Black 7 upwards have some incredible in-house stabilisation built-in. Indeed, action camera footage has

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