Filmmaking Tips

6 Filmmaking Tips from Michel Gondry

The filmmaker behind 'Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind' shares his thoughts on inspiration, storyboarding, and why a little immaturity…

6 Filmmaking Tips from Claire Denis

The celebrated filmmaker behind 'High Life,' 'Beau Travail,' and 'White Material' on location, leitmotifs, and why explaining things is overrated.

6 Filmmaking Tips From John Singleton

The filmmaker behind 'Boyz n the Hood' and 'Shaft' on confidence, cameras, and where to find authentic stories.

6 Filmmaking Tips from Martin McDonagh

The filmmaker behind 'In Bruges,' 'Seven Psychopaths,' and 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri' shares his thoughts on writing, loving your…

6 Filmmaking Tips From J.C. Chandor

The writer-director behind 'All Is Lost,' 'A Most Violent Year,' and 'Triple Frontier' talks character building, turning limitations into strengths,…

6 Filmmaking Tips from Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck

The filmmaking team behind 'Captain Marvel' talk momentum, misunderstandings, and the importance of good extras.

6 Filmmaking Tips from Robert Rodriguez

The filmmaker behind 'Spy Kids,' 'Machete,' and 'From Dusk Til Dawn' gets technical about shooting on digital, loving deadlines, and…

6 Filmmaking Tips From Mia Hansen-Løve

The filmmaker behind 'Things to Come' and 'Goodbye First Love' shares advice on working with actors, the importance of location,…

6 Filmmaking Tips From Dan Gilroy

The writer-director behind 'Nightcrawler' and 'Velvet Buzzsaw' talks collaboration, creativity, and why you should forget about the "rules."

6 Filmmaking Tips from Sergei Eisenstein

The legendary filmmaker behind 'Battleship Potemkin' talks inspiration, innovation, and the key to great cinematography.