(This post references iSundae II: Attack of the Cones, part 6. You may want to view the movie before reading this post.) Given my disapproval of the all-too-common practice of putting enchantresses in childrens’ movies, I wanted a more or less … Read More
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(This post references iSundae II: Attack of the Cones, part 5. You may want to view the movie before reading this post.) Have you ever been bored and brilliant in the space of a minute? You’re sitting there, minding your … Read More
“We want sinister here,” an enthusiastic director said. “We want suspense! Swell the music as the badguys march in through the door.” Wait a minute. What door? Where in our house do you expect to find a giant, wooden door … Read More
How many times have we, as filmmakers, longed for fancy props, elaborate sets, or even just enough space to film in? Well, here is a list of tips that can work wonders.
For years (four, to be precise) I’ve wondered whether we movie-makers have gotten into the best occupation on earth, or if we’re just gluttons for punishment. Who in their right mind would want to spend a month in the feverish, … Read More