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Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Film Award Season
The truth is that the film awards season never truly ends. Once the culmination of every award season (the Oscars) passes, the preparation for the next one begins. The true awards season, however, begins in September with various film festivals and ends with the Academy Awards. The Oscars are usually held in late February or early March. If there was ever a time in your life when you devoured the red carpet glam and spent your night and day sitting in front of the TV waiting for your favorite celeb to appear, then there are probably many things you always wanted to know about film awards season.
Published on Monday, February 24, 2020 10:00 AM
30 Underrated Film Festivals Around the Globe
Everyone’s heard of Sundance, Tribeca and Cannes. What everyone doesn’t know is that there are great festivals out there just as inspiring, that are sometimes overlooked or underrated. We’re not saying you shouldn’t try and submit your work to some of the more “popular” film fests, but the other fests need love too! (Plus, it’s a great way to gain feedback while learning and meeting new people, instead of getting lost in the shuffle at the bigger events.) Listed are our picks of underrated festivals across the globe that should be given a reel chance. You never know, one of them might just spark your filmmaking fancy…
Published on Thursday, January 10, 2013 10:07 PM
Filming in Rio de Janeiro: Tips & Tricks to Help You While Filming On-Location
Looking down over the city from up on the Corcovado or Sugarloaf Mountain, the city and its topography start to make sense. Forested mountains frame the city, just a few blocks back from its most famous beaches. Wedged in between is the upmarket Zona Sul (“South Zone”), spreading from Botafogo in Guanabara Bay, round to Copacabana, west to the chic beaches of Ipanema and Leblon, and up the steep hillsides, where expensive condominiums and favelas sit side by side. Heading north, around the shores of the bay and inland lies the city center and the sprawling northern suburbs. And way out west, along the coast, is Barra da Tijuca, with its Miami-like strip malls, long beaches, and the Olympic Park.
Published on Monday, April 8, 2019 10:00 AM
Southeast Missouri State University’s Department of Mass Media Uses Marshall Electronics for Broadcasts
Southeast Missouri State University’s Department of Mass Media is using monitors from Marshall Electronics for its curriculum as well as for its broadcasts, which include telecasts for the local CW and Fox affiliates, and for streaming of various sporting events. We got an exclusive interview with Dr. Jim Dufek, Professor, TV & Film Operations Manager, SETV Production Director, Dept. of Mass Media at Southeast Missouri State University.
Published on Friday, June 29, 2018 10:00 AM
Enhancing Filmmaking Through Sound Editing
Supervising Sound Editor Mandell Winter has supervised sound editing and mixing teams for Apple's Defending Jacob, HBO's Outsider, & Quibi's #FreeRayshawn. Mandell received two Emmy nominations last year for his work on HBO's Deadwood: The Movie and Season 3 of HBO's True Detective. Additionally, in 2019 he received two MPSE Golden Reel Award nominations for True Detective, a third for Deadwood, and a fourth for What's My Name: Muhammad Ali. He talked exclusively to ProductionHUB about how COVID has altered his day-to-day, breaking into the industry (accidentally!) and what film made him tear up.
Published on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 10:00 AM
High Quality Filmmaking on a Small Budget
Writer/director Joshua Caldwell talked to ProductionHUB exclusively about his new crime thriller INFAMOUS, starring Bella Thorne, which debuted June 12. The film itself is a modern reimaging of Bonnie and Clyde, set against the viral nature of social media. Caldwell worked on this project with a super low budget, but got a very big look in collaboration with his DP Eve Cohen.
Published on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 10:00 AM
Triple-Threat Robin Bissell Wrote, Directed & Produced New Film "The Best of Enemies"
Starring Taraji P. Henson and Sam Rockwell, The Best of Enemies tells the story of civil rights activist Ann Atwater facing off against C.P. Ellis, Exalted Cyclops of the Ku Klux Klan, in 1971 Durham, North Carolina over the issue of school integration. Writer, Director and Producer Robin Bissell takes us behind the scenes of helming this film from start to finish.
Published on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 10:00 AM
The Women Behind the Camera: ProductionHUB Exclusive with Innovative Female Filmmakers
The industry continues to grow more and more each year with women filmmakers stepping into critical roles, from directing to camera operation, production design and editing. Each year, ProductionHUB celebrates a few incredible women in the field by highlighting their accomplishments, their stories and advice they have for other women in the industry.
Published on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 10:00 AM
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