Film

The Gas Man Cometh: 'Gasland' Director Josh Fox

Monday night, HBO will premiere Josh Fox’s new documentary, Gasland II, (9 p.m. EST) about the controversial practice of drilling into bedrock in order to tap natural gas deposits...

Nuclear Exchange

Is nuclear power the answer to the wicked problem of climate change? Many people believe we can’t hope to have a viable future for human civilization without it. Nuclear technology, they...

Films from Tribeca: Aatsinki

In Aatsinki, director Jessica Oreck follows a year in the life of a reindeer herding family in the remote reaches of...

Films from Tribeca: The Motivation

The Motivation gets up close and personal with eight of the world’s top skateboarders as they compete for $200,000 at...

Films from Tribeca: Kiss the Water

The flies of a modern fly-fisher are made mostly of plastic and glue. Once upon a time, though, flies could be miniature works of art—colorful bits of feather and tinsel wrapped around...

Films from Tribeca: The Project

Shooting a movie about Somali pirate hunters is not the safest undertaking, and filmmakers Shawn Efran and Adam Ciralsky can attest to that. During production on

Putting the Kon-Tiki Expedition to Film

“Just occasionally you find yourself in an odd situation. You get into it by degrees and in the most natural way but when you are right in the midst of it you are suddenly astonished and...

POV 101: Editing Your Film

The first rule of editing: Keep it short. You have four minutes, maybe five if you push it. We viewers are busy: We need to check Twitter, send emails, text, and make it look like...

POV 101: Tips and Hacks to Make Your Movie Better

For anything you're going to edit into slow motion, don’t worry about the resolution. The coolness of footage will make up for any loss of image quality you had to tolerate to get the...

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