Kirsten Johnson is a documentary filmmaker and cinematographer. After years in the the industry, she made her directorial debut with 2016’s Cameraperson.
In this fantastic interview with Alfred Hitchcock from a 1976 press conference for his last film ‘The Family Plot’. During this interview (1.5hr) Hitchcock responds to a range of serious and comical questions about his career, his filmmaking style, story, and directing.
In a long dialogue, Nagisa Oshima interviews Akira Kurosawa, leading him to share his thoughts about filmmaking, his life and works, and numerous anecdotes relating to his films and his various film activities.
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Specs:
-30.4 Megapixel full-frame CMOS sensor
-ISO range 100–32000
-4K Motion JPEG video at 30p or 24p
-In-camera still frame grab
-60p, and HD up to 120p.
-Superb Dual Pixel CMOS AF
-LCD monitor with full touch-screen interface
-Up to 7.0 fps continuous shooting
-DIGIC 6+ Image Processor
-61 AF points
-Dual Pixel RAW
-Built-in Wi-Fi® and NFC connectivity
Join Canon U.S.A.’s Technical Advisor as he goes into a deep dive of the video functions of the EOS 5D Mark IV camera. Brent goes into features such as the frame rates on the camera, Slo-mo, touchscreen with Dial Pixel AF, 4K still frame grab functionality, built in time lapse movies, HDR movie shooting, and much more.
When creating video content, it’s important to know some rules to make sure your shoot goes smoothly and looks great. Fundamentals such as the rule of thirds, and the 180° rule are essential to understanding how to shoot better looking video. As you grow, you can always look back at these ideas and build from there.
In this tutorial series Denver Riddle shares with you how to color grade or color correct in Final Cut Pro X using Color Finale on a feature length film. He starts at the basics and works through to advanced grading topics. You can follow along using the same footage from the film Just Let Go!
02:17 Color grading workflow
08:40 Balancing exposure
13:45 Balancing color
20:30 Shot matching
30:32 Hospital scene
34:51 Flashback look
40:14 Modern look
44:27 Expanding color palette
48:57 Day for night look
56:40 Finish grading
Writer, director and producer Mani Ratnam, whose films include Mouna Ragam (1986), Godfatheresque Nayagan (1987) and Bombay (1995), gives a career interview as part of the 2015 London Indian Film Festival. Ratnam talks about his brief stint as a management consultant, bringing a script to life and music in Indian cinema.