Famous Movie Locations in Miami

Advice / Tips & Tricks Thursday, July 13, 2023
You know how they say: there is no place in the US quite like Miami. With such a unique atmosphere, the city has always captured the imagination of various movie directors, highly acclaimed cinematographers, producers, etc. Here's an example of the city's originality. Imagine if someone was to show you a picture of the Miami cityscape. There's a good chance you wouldn't waste time coming up with an answer. You'd know it right away! Even if you're not a US citizen, the city's charm is quite recognizable! If you're planning to visit this southern Florida gem anytime soon, you might want to check out the famous movie locations in Miami!

Why I joined a full-service production company and not an editorial house.

Advice / Tips & Tricks Wednesday, June 28, 2023
This would explore industry trends and the difference between a boutique company with a singular focus (i.e. edit company, vfx company) and compare it to a vertically integrated company. Topics could include Brian’s time at companies that did not pan out (not too negative of course, just learnings). New opportunities he can bring clients with production house capabilities and some examples of projects that he would not have been able to do at a traditional editorial company.

This is How Animation and Visual Effects Can Improve Your Marketing Strategy

Advice / Tips & Tricks Monday, June 12, 2023
In today's fast-paced and visually-driven digital landscape, incorporating animation and visual effects into your marketing strategy can be a game-changer. These dynamic elements have the power to captivate audiences, enhance brand messaging, and leave a lasting impression. Whether it's through 2D animation, motion graphics, or 3D visualizations, leveraging these techniques can take your marketing efforts to new heights. Here are a few things you need to know when it comes to animation and visual effects that can improve your marketing strategy and help you stand out from the competition.

7 Ways To Successfully Promote Your Short Film

Advice / Tips & Tricks Monday, June 5, 2023
There are endless ways that aspiring writers and film directors can get noticed. Among them is producing a high-quality short film and then getting it in front of an audience to garner attention. Though fun and rewarding, creating the short film itself is challenging, but getting it out there and seen by someone who can make a difference in your career is another struggle altogether. Still, while it’s not easy, other aspiring filmmakers have started their careers with short films, and you can too.

Leading Women in Production Share Their Advice for Working in the Industry

Advice / Tips & Tricks Thursday, May 11, 2023
Saying you work in Hollywood means so much more than just being an actor. Sure, actors bring life to those characters they're portraying on the big screen, but there are so many more influencial, talented people, making projects come to life behind the scenes, including everything from directors, directors of photography, editors, costume designers... the list goes on. We asked some successful industry women for their best advice on how to break into - and be successful - the business. Spoiler alert: You won't want to miss their answers.

Three mistakes to avoid as a startup in the film industry

Advice / Tips & Tricks Wednesday, May 10, 2023
Establishing a startup in the film industry is both an exciting and daunting process. In such a highly competitive space, it can be difficult for smaller companies to compete with the economic power and reputation of their more recognised rivals. To give your film startup the best chance of success, be sure to avoid these three common mistakes.