Category Archives: Motion Picture Film

Interview with George Lucas 2015

In 1977, I was blown away as a child after seeing the original Star Wars. It was realistic (for whatever references there had been established by other Sci-Fi movies) and it had a great story. In the days of modest … Continue reading

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The Student Films of Famous Directors

I really enjoyed this post about top director’s student films. It helps students see what worked and what didn’t. They are timeless in idea and technique with resources available to them. Click on the above image (from Spike Lee’s Joe’s … Continue reading

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The Film Image Part 1

I’ve been asked many times by students and film-making enthusiasts to explain film to them. I decided to post more about film since the digital technologies are just a Google away! So, the best way to do this is to … Continue reading

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Fujifilm Receives Academy Award® for Its Contribution to Motion Pictures

At a special awards dinner held in Los Angeles on February 11, 2012. The Academy’s Scientific and Technical Awards honor people and companies whose discoveries and innovations have contributed in significant, outstanding and lasting ways to motion pictures. FUJIFILM RECORDING … Continue reading

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A Film Festival With No Cinemas in Town!!!

  The Whitley Bay Film Festival is known for it’s resourcefulness to be a rare festival with no cinemas!

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Kodak Vision 3 5ooT

In the last Green Ninja Episode 2, we decided to shoot Kodak’s 35mm Vision 3 500T. We used the ARRI 435 with Panavision lenses. VISION3 500T Film gives one more control and flexibility at every phase of the filmmaking process … Continue reading

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