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Essential Filmmaking Advice For The Modern Filmmaker
Film & Television 15th Nov 2016

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Want some filmmaking advice? Talk to any filmmaker about filmmaking, they will tell you the world has changed. Gone are the days when you simply made a movie and sold it to the highest bidder.
15 Tips on Becoming a Better Director
Film & Television 14th Nov 2016

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Many of the positions in film production are rather straightforward, but directing isn't one of them.
10 Production Design Tips For Filmmakers on a Budget
Film & Television 14th Nov 2016

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If you’re devoted to your film and want it to succeed, the first tip is to acknowledge that production design is a priority (don’t deprive your audience of aesthetics). Great production design is an aid to storytelling, mood, aesthetics and is an integral part of your film.
5 Key Ways Writers Become Writer-Directors
Film & Television 11th Nov 2016

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These are the top five things Kat Wood learned along the way to help prepare any writer thinking of making the leap into directing their first film.
How To Break Down a Brief
Film & Television 11th Nov 2016

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This fantastic guide from D&AD shows you how to break down a brief so that when you write your pitch you are focused on your most important ideas.
5 Tips To Steer Your Directing Career In The Right Direction
Film & Television 10th Nov 2016

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Here are a few tips from the masters so that the big guys with the money will let you direct.
Grab Your Free Actor Release Form Template
Film & Television 10th Nov 2016

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Studiobinder have put together an actor release form to help secure the rights to your film.
SABC Programmers Share Wish Lists, Pitching Requirements & More
Film & Television 9th Nov 2016

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A session at DISCOP shed light on the various models that the national public broadcaster, SABC, is using to commission and acquire content, as well as what types of programming are currently in demand for the channels.