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Editing | Females in Film | Interviews | Los Angeles | Massachusetts

The Invisible Craft of Film Editing

9 Jun , 2016 | Written by Catherine Stewart | Posted by:

Fellow female filmmakers discuss work, life, and more in this new series, Females in Film. For this installment, NewEnglandFilm.com writer Catherine Stewart talks to the 2016 Karen Schmeer Film Editing Fellow, Eileen Meyer about the invisible art of film editing.

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Connecticut | Film Funding | Interviews | Local Industry | Los Angeles | Massachusetts | New England | New York | Reports

Do Tax Incentives for the Film Industry Hurt or Help States?

31 Dec , 2010 | Written by B. Walter Irvine | Posted by:

A report rejects the states' ambitious use of tax breaks to develop the film industry, but the fine print (and everything else) is contentious.

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Film School & Education | Filmmaking | Interviews | Los Angeles | Massachusetts

Local Short, Big Screen

30 Jun , 2010 | Written by Maddy Kadish | Posted by:

Andrew Wesman’s Harvard University senior thesis film Shelley comes back from the Cannes International Film Festival as it celebrates the importance of small film on the big screen.

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Acting | Local Industry | Los Angeles | Massachusetts | New England | New York | Reports

Influx of Studio Pics Forces Actors and Casting Agencies to Grow

30 Sep , 2009 | Written by Kerry O’Donnell | Posted by:

This summer, Grown-Ups, The Fighter, Furry Vengeance, The Town, Zookeeper, and Wichita all set up shop in Massachusetts. With the high demand on casting agencies and actors, how is the system faring?

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Filmmaking | How To's | Local Industry | Los Angeles | Massachusetts

Hunting Goodwill

1 Apr , 2009 | Written by Matthew Giordano | Posted by:

Matthew Giordano describes how his documentary-in-progress For Boston shows Boston’s brighter side, inspiring him to lead by example and give back to the community.

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Film School & Education | Los Angeles | Massachusetts

Look Out Academy Awards — Redstone is Hot on Your Toes

1 Mar , 2009 | Written by Alexandria Lima | Posted by:

Boston University’s 29th annual Redstone Film Festival showcases an array of the best student works.

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Connecticut | Industry News | Local Industry | Los Angeles | Maine | Massachusetts | New England | New Hampshire | Reports | Rhode Island | Vermont

Industry News – March 2009

1 Mar , 2009 | Written by Erin Trahan | Posted by:

New England keeps cranking out films and festivals despite economic crunch, Boston Underground Film Festival features over 25 local filmmakers, several Bostonians premiere at SXSW, and more... the March 2009 report of industry news, festivals, and happenings.

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Film Analysis | How To's | Los Angeles | New England | New York | Screenwriting

What Happens When Your Script Receives “Coverage?”

1 Feb , 2009 | Written by Mere LaTour | Posted by:

Last month, Mere LaTour explained the benefits of story analysis. This month, she details what happens when a script receives 'coverage.'

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Company/Organization Profiles | Film Analysis | Los Angeles | Massachusetts | Screenwriting

How to Utilize Story Development Services

1 Jan , 2009 | Written by Mere LaTour | Posted by:

Mere LaTour describes the benefits of seeking outside help with telling an effective cinematic story, whether fictional or documentary.

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Interviews | Los Angeles | Screenwriting

The Writing Life is Never on Hold

1 Feb , 2008 | Written by Cheryl Eagan-Donovan | Posted by:

Eliot Norton Award-winning playwright, screenwriting teacher, and Boston native Jami Brandli checks in from Los Angeles with her thoughts on writing for screen versus stage, wooing Disney execs, and striking.

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