Author: Film Connection

film still of boy and girl on bed. Girl is in half light. Boy lit with 2 point lighting. How to Create Three-Point Lighting

Lighting Techniques in Film

Perhaps more than anything, lighting is responsible for setting almost any scene–except for when the lack of light is needed to provide some tension. When shooting an external playground scene on a beautiful sunny...

Film Connection students and mentors at Dances with Films film festival project: Doucheaholics | Guerilla Films

Tips for Film Networking

“It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.” – Just about everyone Nothing too earth-shattering about that quote. You’ve probably heard it a hundred times while trying to find work in the film...

Documentary film crew on location

What To Know When Filming a Documentary

Making a narrative film is difficult. Securing funding, hiring a cast and crew, getting all of the equipment you’ll need, and so on but at least you have an idea about where the story...

An example of a storyboard

What is a Storyboard?

Filmmakers use storyboards to provide a visual representation of a screenplay, plan a shooting schedule, or present their ideas to producers and other decision-makers. They are a great communication tool that enables the director...