Category - Documentaries

The Best Training on Lynda.com for Film Editors

The Best Training on Lynda.com for Film Editors Lynda.com is a hugely valuable resource for digital creatives the world over who want to pick up new skills, learn new software packages or hone their...

Editing Craft Round Up

Learn about the craft of film editing As an editor, learning more about the craft of film editing is one of my favourite things to do. Thanks to the great people who make up the online global post...

Fighting Sex Trafficking With Filmmaking

Editing With A Cause – Taken Photodocumentary Taken, a photodocumentary ebook, launched last week and available on iPads everywhere from the ibooks store, is out to help fight sex trafficking...

A Filmmaking Masterclass From David Fincher

Filmmaking Insights from Director David Fincher Filmschoolthrucommentaries is one of my favourite sites, partly because I love every and any behind the scenes extra and especially commentaries from...

Professional Color Grading Tips

Improve your Colour Grading – Professional Tips Steve Hullfish gave this half hour presentation to the Editors Lounge on how to get the best out of your edit with simple but effective colour...

Emmy nominated editors on editing

6th Annual PrimeCuts Event 2012 If you couldn’t make it to the (free) PrimeCuts event recently then check out this posting of the audio (and nice photos/tweet montage) on youtube. This first...

Ken Burns on Storytelling

The Craft of Storytelling This is a wonderful 5 minute documentary featuring Ken Burns (famous for the moving photograph effective in documentary filmmaking) talking about the craft in storytelling...