100 Years/100 Shots

100 Years, 100 Shots

A journey through the past 100 years of cinema. This video was crafted by Jacob T. Swinney, and he picked what he felt was the most memorable shot from each year.

First Feature: Lessons Learned

In the summer of 2014, a crew of first-time film makers traveled to Iceland and shot Bokeh, an independent feature film. Some had production experience, others were raw beginners. All learned a lot about the process of making feature films.

250 Seconds of Storytelling Inspiration

Jim Henson & Kermit

It is not very long, but this video walks through the history of cinema while inspiring the watcher with quotes from famous films. You need not be a filmmaker to be inspired; just a storyteller.

What is a Producer?

© 2014 Kat Gatti

Director is obvious. Cinematographer too. But what exactly does a Producer do? Let’s see if we can answer that.

What Navy SEALs can teach Producers

When all is said and done, leadership is the primary responsibility of a Producer. A common fallacy of leadership is that one is born with the ability to lead. As Vince Lombardi said: “Leaders are made, not born.”