Color Grading in Adobe Premiere (Watch Video)

This tutorial by Armando Ferreira covers many of the different ways to get creative with color grading in Adobe Premiere. Ferreira demonstrates ways to change the look and feel of footage, covering things like LUTS, secondary color effects, and the so-called...

Setting the Tone (Watch Video)

The first few seconds of your film set the tone for the entire duration. The frame rate, sound effects, music, light, and color temperature all have significant effects on the audience's emotions. They can also help create a clearer story. This video by Peter McKinnon...

ProConvo: Meet L.A. VICE Producer Sam Winter

Coming up in our Audience Awards Summer Series, filmmakers are invited to sit down with Sam Winter, Director and Producer at VICE. Our Summer Series program offers Audience Awards filmmakers 30-45 minute online interactions called “ProConvos” that allow filmmakers to...

How to be a Filmmaker (Watch Video)

"Follow these steps and you too can be like us!" This comedic short by IFHT Films satirizes the world of film, while actually giving some pretty good advice. You'll get an insider's look at the film world without all the usual glitz and glam. This video will show you...

The Importance of B-Roll (Watch Video)

One easy way to improve your filmmaking skills is to include b-roll. The video, Step up your Filmmaking- The Importance Of B-Roll (featured below) by Peter McKinnon shows what b-roll is and why it's important in film. McKinnon introduces a few of the many forms of...