Writing Exposition: 5 Helpful Techniques

“Show it, don’t say it” is a good mantra to follow. But sometimes, for economic or timing sake, you have to get the audience up to speed and the only way to do that is to just have a character say it. That’s called exposition and it can be bad filmmaking if its overused. Here are five techniques to deliver exposition while making it not look like exposition.Read More

Finding the Secret to Found Footage Films

Found footage films give the viewer the impression that they are watching 1st hand footage of an event happening. This style has been implemented in films like “Blair Witch Project”, “Cloverfield”, and “Paranormal Activity”. But even this style of gonzo storytelling has it’s own emerging set of rules:
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