Today’s science lesson: the neuroscience of imagination. This TED Talk discusses the science behind how imagination and creativity work in the human brain.
Enjoy the visions of dolphins and pineapples that are now dancing in your head.
Sorry, not sorry 🙂
TED Talks: The Neuroscience of Imagination
Shanee Edwards at ScriptwritingU Magazine discussed the film “The Dressmaker” with the writer and director, Jocelyn Moorhouse.
Full article here: The Dressmaker Writer/Director Jocelyn Moorhouse talks Spaghetti Western-style revenge, the mother-daughter bond and Liam Hemsworth chasing an emu
Justin Morrow at No Film School shares his camera analysis of Orson Welles’ film Touch of Evil and explains how Welles hid a 12-minute long take in the film.
Full article here: Watch: How Orson Welles Hid a 12-minute Single Long Take in Plain Sight
Ken Miyamoto at ScreenCraft discusses everything you need to know about agents and managers in the business.
Feel free to discuss in the comments section 🙂
Read the full article here: Everything Screenwriters Need to Know About Agents & Managers
Looking for a new a camera? Here’s a handy chart created by Charles Haine at No Film School to help you figure out which camera to chose.
Full article here: Camera Comparison Chart
MASTERCLASS has been providing incredible opportunities for newcomers to creative industries to learn from the masters. You can learn cooking from Gordon Ramsay to acting from Kevin Spacey to tennis with Serena Williams. One Reddit user chronicled his experience with Aaron Sorkin’s MasterClass on Screenwriting.
Read the full article here: Notes from Aaron Sorkin’s Screenwriting Masterclass
Jon Fusco at No Film School weighs the pros and cons of shooting on 16mm film in a very digital age.
Read the full article here: Should You Shoot on 16mm?
Rebecca Bohanan at Huffington Post sat down with filmmaker Jocelyn Moorhouse to discuss her 2015 film The Dressmaker and working women in the film industry.
Read the full interview here: This is What it Sounds Like When Women Talk About Movies
The folks at ScreenCraft discussed some common first-time director mistakes and offered insight on how to avoid them.
Full article here: How to Avoid First-Time Director Pitfalls
Naomi Beaty at ScreenCraft discusses Akira Kurosawa and his creative process and his advice to aspiring writers and filmmakers.
Full article and video here: Screenwriting Advice from Akira Kurosawa