The film industry is struggling to adapt to digital and social media, says study

As more and more films are made digitally and released online, many schools and studios are struggling to keep up with the pace of digital technology and the changes to how films are marketed.That's the conclusion of a new report from the Canadian Film School Association (CFSAA).The report is based on a survey conducted by CFSAA for its 2014-15 Annual Report.The results of the survey show that...

WATCH: ‘The Man in the High Castle’ Trailer (and other Exclusive Photos)

From the trailer for the upcoming thriller 'The Mummy' to the trailers for 'The Jungle Book' and 'The Dark Tower,' you can see the film industry's top talent has come together for one special collaboration.The following are some of the stars who shared exclusive photos with EW this week.The Mummy star Tom Hiddleston, who plays Dracula, shares a few photos with his fellow cast members, including...

How to get your sex ed up to date

The world of sex education is changing fast.New media are making sex education accessible and accessible to all.And we've been learning more and more about sex and sexual health.But what about when we're in school?How do we know if we're actually getting the information we need to protect ourselves from STIs and other sexually transmitted infections?The New York Times recently ran a series of...

How to Make a Great Film School

A few years ago, a friend of mine started a new school for film students called Toronto Film School.Since then, it has expanded to more than 200 schools around the country.But one of the biggest challenges of building a successful film school is how to find qualified, highly qualified teachers.The New York Times recently wrote about how Toronto Film Schools are struggling to fill all of its...

How to make a documentary about film at UMass film school

The story of a film school is a fascinating one, but what happens when the students, staff and faculty at one of the world's top universities are forced to share their own stories in the process?For a short time in the fall of 2013, that's exactly what happened, when UMass was the subject of an investigative piece in the Boston Globe, as well as a New York Times feature on the school and its...

What happened in the world of film school?

When I was a kid, I would watch movies in the dark and not understand anything.I thought, Oh, that's a movie I don't want to watch.I'd sit there and wait to see if the director would show me a trailer and then I'd be like, Okay, here we go.When I went to film school I saw a lot of great films and had a good time.I didn't understand anything, but I loved it.I started to look for my favorite...

How to teach your kid how to film

The world of video gaming is filled with an infinite number of cool and innovative games, but few games are more fun to watch than "Rio-Rio."If you're a fan of a particular platform, you've probably played it a few times, and even if you haven't, it's easy to get hooked on the quirky premise that a girl, the heroine of the game, is kidnapped by aliens.But if you're new to the genre, "Ria" is more...

How Russian Film School Is Being Used as a Tool for Film Directors

Posted May 21, 2018 06:16:38RUSSIAN FILM SCHOOL is being used as a tool to train directors for film, a new report has claimed.The Russian Academy of Film and Television has reportedly created a special section for film students at its academy to get training in filmmaking.It's part of the academy's "educational program" and the academy says the program is intended to help prepare students to work...

What You Need to Know About Film Schools

The University of Minnesota graduate film program is a big deal.In the last decade, the school has created some of the most acclaimed filmmakers of our time, including Josh Peck, Amy Berg, and Sarah Polley, as well as some of our most beloved TV series and films.But now the school is looking to move on from the program.The program's new president, Peter Sarsgaard, has announced that he's leaving...

How to create an awesome movie: a guide to the most difficult filmmaking assignments

An article published today by The Globe and Mail aims to help you navigate the tricky process of directing a movie from the ground up.But there's one thing you don't need to do to start: film a feature film.Story continues below advertisementSome directors, such as Darren Aronofsky and Steven Soderbergh, have found their way into the film world by using traditional film schools, but most have...