Backstage

Script Supervisors: The unsung heros
You’re a script supervisor on a film set. It’s hectic, you’re losing light fast and still have a quarter of
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Posters, Posters, Posters…
Every movie has a poster to accompany it. These posters can be used for various needs such as marketing and
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Movie Making Jargon Buster: Phrases and Terms
When you go to start work in the industry, one of the things you might not think about is having
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Movie-Making Jargon Buster: Around the Set
When you go to start work in the industry, one of the things you might not think about is having
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Film Set Essentials
Preparing for your first day of principal photography is as exciting as it is daunting and making sure that you
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Feeding everyone on a budget
Although it may seem easy to feed everyone on set, it is not as simple as you may think. Here
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Foley: the hidden sounds of cinema
How often have you sat watching the credits crawl at the end of your favourite movies and wondered what some
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Is cinema dying?
With the success of online streaming platforms such as Netflix, HULU, Amazon Video, etc you have to wonder if these
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Shooting On Location: the Dos and Don’ts
There’s a thrill about shooting on location, but the logistics can be difficult to get right and there’s a lot
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VFX Screen Replacement
Filming a device like a mobile or tablet on camera and getting a sharp, clear image can be a tricky
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5 ways to Green your production
The United Nations reports that if the Human population grows to 9.6 billion by 2050, the amount of resources needed
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Hire from us with Fat Llama
Have you ever needed film equipment but didn’t know where to look or high costs keeping you away? You can
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Become a better networker with these 5 tips
No matter what you do in the world of film, the most important skill you can master is networking. Networking,
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Are short films worth it?
Making a short film is no easy task, there are a bunch of things to take into consideration, cast, crew,
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Malefaction in the making…
Midway through December, I sat down for the first time with two other filmmakers at a restaurant in Chichester. Neither
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