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Tell Better Stories. The Battery Method.

April 6, 2018, 15:20 PM

http://gofilmnow.com/blog/tell-better-stories-batt...

A times, ‘story’ feels like an invisible ghost that’s too complex to tackle. This small tactic from the master storyteller Robert McKee has made navigating story much easier for me.

#story#filmmaking#storytelling#robert mckee
Audio Network Describes 5 Ways to Use Music to Tel

July 22, 2016, 11:10 AM

https://www.productionhub.com/blog/post/audio-netw...

In film, soundtrack is just as important as visuals for telling the story – it helps to fully convey the intended emotion of a scene, establish continuity and add momentum.

#story#music#soundtrack#audio network#leitmotifs
Episode 173 - The Reality of Editing Reality (Sight, Sound, and Story Panel 2015)

October 25, 2015, 05:29 AM

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In this episode we share an excerpt from the Sight, Sound, and Story panel Gordon hosted for MEWShop.com titled: The Great Unscripted: The “Real” in Reality Television. The panelists include: Alanna Yudin (Ink Master, Mob Wives), Joe Schuck (Alaskan Bush People, Best Funeral Ever), and Julie "Bob" Lombardi (Teen Mom, Town of the Living Dead). They discuss the use of music, issues of authenticity and more.

#editor#editing#film#film editing#story#manhattan edit workshop#gordon burkell#sound#television#movies#panel#joe schuck#alanna yudin#teen mom#town of the living dead#mob wives#the cutting room#sight#ink master#alaskan bush people#best funeral ever#julie lombardi#bob
Episode 166 - Sight, Sound, and Story - Reality TV Panel

July 28, 2015, 09:31 AM

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In June 2015, Gordon hosted a panel for Manhattan Edit Workshop's "Sight, Sound and Story" event. The panel was titled: The Great Unscripted: The “Real” in Reality Television and included: Alanna Yudin (Ink Master, Mob Wives), Joe Schuck (Alaskan Bush People, Best Funeral Ever), and Julie "Bob" Lombardi (Teen Mom, Town of the Living Dead).

#editor#editing#film#film editing#story#sound#television#movies#julie bob lombardi#joe schuck#alanna yudin#teen mom#mob wives#the cutting room#sight#ink master#alaskan bush people
Story from Structure or Structure from Story

December 28, 2012, 08:53 AM

http://alex4d.wordpress.com/2007/06/13/story-from-...

Here is a PDF based on the ideas presented by The London Script Consultancy, the people that organise the screenwriters group that I go to in London. It shows a line that represents how well the protagonist is doing. It starts with the line lower on the page. As the adventure starts, the protagonist does well – the line rises up the page.

#story#structure
Mythology of Horror

November 18, 2012, 16:30 PM

http://www.mikejones.tv/journal/2012/11/19/mytholo...

Science Tells us How the world works but it's the stories we Tell to each other that allow us to make sense of that world - to comprehend, interpret and articulate our place within it. Understanding this notion allows us to recognise the power of Myth and the collective mythologies that form the foundations of narrative cultures and societies.

#story#horror
Are you just an editor? Neither am I.

November 1, 2012, 08:40 AM

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This is a video editing blog.  I try to give you insight into my mind and the process I go through in editing stories.  I'm not just a video editor.    I produce, I shoot and I write as well.   The world we are in now doesn't seem to have many job opening for...

#editor#editing#film editing#technique#story

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