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Pornhub 2016 stats: how does South Africa fare? [Slightly NSFW]
Film & Television 9th Jan 2017
Adult streaming website Pornhub has enjoyed a bumper year, according to its 2016 year in review.
8 Things Every New Filmmaker Should Learn Before Making Their First Film
Film & Television 9th Jan 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

From getting good audio to choosing good costumes, this video covers all the bases of filmmaking for beginners.
Screenwriting 9th Jan 2017

screenwriting, scriptwriting

If your goal is to get your script produced it is absolutely essential to get more exposure. And you can totally do it.
Beware. Latest Scam
Acting 15th Dec 2016

Jockey. scam

It has been brought to our attention that the Jockey name is being unlawfully used, by someone calling themselves Think Media, to attract models for a photoshoot.
Mobile Film Festival - International Call for entries - 4 Grants available before January, 3rd 2017
Opportunities 15th Dec 2016

grants, Mobile Film Festival

The Mobile Film Festival is back for its 12th edition. As in the past editions, rules are simple : 1 mobile - 1 minutes - 1 film.Make your own story and submit your film before January 3rd on www.mobilefilmfestival.com
Learn How to Use a Single Softbox to Light 10 Different Scenes
Technical 15th Dec 2016

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, lighting, soft box

Indie filmmakers typically don't have deep pockets, which is why it's so important to know how to light your scenes with as few lights as possible.
How To Succeed As An Actor After Acting School
Acting 15th Dec 2016

acting, acting tips, acting advice

So here you go, off into the real world you go to become an actor. You just graduated, so now what? Where do you start? Like so many aspiring actors out there you want to jump right in.
The Huge Potential of iPad and iPhone Filmmaking
Film & Television 15th Dec 2016

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

“If you own an iPhone, you’ve always got a small, easy-to-use camera in your pocket. It’s great for filming where other cameras would attract too much attention. Video quality can be excellent, so they’re increasingly being used for news and documentary.
Writing A Treatment, Crafting A Synopsis For Screenwriters
Screenwriting 15th Dec 2016

screenwriting, scriptwriting

A treatment can be a useful document to have, whether you’re looking to use it as a roadmap of your story before writing or as a way to build interest in a spec script.
Elton John Wants You to Make Music Videos for His Greatest Hits
Opportunities 14th Dec 2016

social media, YouTube, The Cut, Elton John, Bernie Taupin, filmmaking contest

Elton John and songwriter Bernie Taupin announce a new filmmaking contest in partnership with YouTube.