Filmmaking Tips

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.

6 Filmmaking Tips From Mimi Leder

The director behind 'On The Basis of Sex' and 'Deep Impact' talks rehearsals, emotions, and letting things go.

6 Filmmaking Tips From Susanne Bier

The Oscar-winning director behind 'Bird Box' and 'In a Better World' talks artistry, budgeting, and playing by the rules.

6 Filmmaking Tips From Barry Jenkins

The filmmaker behind 'Moonlight' and 'If Beale Street Could Talk' discusses radical empathy, perseverance, and the undervalued merits of the…

6 Filmmaking Tips From Brady Corbet

The writer-director of 'The Childhood of a Leader' and 'Vox Lux' on hindsight, shooting on film, and what modern filmmakers…

6 Filmmaking Tips From Mamoru Hosoda

A leading anime auteur talks luck, inspiration, and using fantasy to explore the human condition.

6 Filmmaking Tips From Yorgos Lanthimos

The filmmaker behind 'The Lobster,' 'Dogtooth,' and 'The Favorite,' discusses the advantages of shooting on film, picking camera angles, and…

6 Filmmaking Tips From David Mackenzie

The director behind 'Outlaw King' and 'Hell or High Water' talks authenticity, artistic evolution, and why Netflix deserves more love.