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  • In The Beginning There Was…An Actor!

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    I started this blog to share my experience working in the film industry; thoughts, opinions and the like. Who knows, it may prove some little inspiration to others in the same boat. I was an actor, still am an actor…
  • 6 Famous Examples of the DSLR Canon 5D Mark II in Hollywood

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    The Canon DSLR often served as a Indie filmmakers weapon of choice, and is now proving to be a hit in Hollywood. Famous cinematographers, directors, and producers are slowly warming to the trusty 5D range, praising is compact size and…
  • 5 Crazy films you have to see at least once

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    There are some films that seem to defy explanation. To try and provide a synopsis is simply impossible because of the wild chaotic nature of the story itself. One does wonder just how the initial pitch for the project went;…
  • Why we’ll always love the Road Movie

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        Nothing will ever beat the classic heroes journey where our protagonist must strike out on the road to fulfil their goal. It’s a story as old as time itself; flashback a few millennia we see early man gathered…

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This guide is designed to give you an overview of the key factors to consider when creating your showreel. Content kindly supplied by The Actor’s One Stop Shop   Showreels…

Layer Cake’s J.J. Connolly on Screenwriting

J.J. Connolly, screenwriter of cult British gangster flick Layer Cake tells us about trusting the actors, being a salesman and working out which horse to back. Layer Cake, J.J. Connolly’s…

Film School – Making The Decision

  One of the first things people worry about having decided to pursue a career in Film is the inevitable Film School question. As you begin your search for the…

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    Hello Nona, Really useful article! I hope you don't mind…
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    Hi, I want to study an ma cinematography and I…
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    From Bournemouth, Leeds and Westminster, which do you think is…

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