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  • ThumbnailSay hello to Zdenek Ruzicka, November 2013′s Filmpunch Featured Member! We pick a new member from the community every month and get all up in their stuff in order to gain a little insight on who they are and what […]

  • ThumbnailWelcome to the first Filmpunch Featured Member interview! We plan on picking a new member from the community every month and get all up in their stuff in order to gain a little insight on who they are and what […]

  • Excuses, excuses, we all seem to have them for not being creative.
    We justify our lack of progress with statements like, “It was raining,” but then never reschedule a re-shoot, or here’s a classic example of grade […]

  • ThumbnailHello there. I’m Josh Bailey.

    I’ve been obsessed with storytelling ever since I was a child. From making my own Batman home videos, to memorizing the jokes I heard from my Dad, to creating my own comic strips, […]

  • ThumbnailSo, I’m sure you’re wondering where Filmpunch disappeared to these past couple of weeks. Well, I can assure you that we weren’t on vacation (though that would have been preferable…maybe some nice beach somewhere […]

  • ThumbnailKyle Bailey is a film student at Asbury University in Kentucky, and most importantly, a member of Filmpunch. Not only that, but he’s one all-around amazing guy with whom we had the pleasure of working side by side […]

  • Champion Series

    In this thirteen part series, we’ll discuss the various facets of story construction that will help shape your “champion,” and hopefully, make it a steadfast contender worthy of the critical […]

  • ThumbnailLet’s be honest here, being a filmmaker sucks. I mean, really, it sucks. Nope, I’m not messing around, it downright sucks. Why on earth would anyone want to be a filmmaker?

    I can hear you now:

    “O’Ryan, what the […]

  • ThumbnailSo, how about some honesty, guys? I, just like many of you, really know about a dime’s worth of actual knowledge pertaining to filmmaking. I’d like to believe I know what I’m talking about, but I’d be lying to you […]

  • ThumbnailWhilst on the set of “Pop Rocket,” we had the pleasure of working alongside this great guy. His name is Justin Robinson . . . remember it. Someday you’ll be hearing it more often, no doubt. An aspiring filmmaker […]

  • Fellow Filmpunchers,

    Now, I know we’ve seemed a little distant these past couple weeks, what with posting inspires, blogs, and new video content, but rest assured, we have been very busy preparing for something […]

  • Champion Series
    Now, for the moment of truth . . . the gates shudder open. The hot wind brushes against his face. The light from the arena fills his eyes. Heart beats fast, fists clenched, jaw set, eyes narrowed, […]

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    “Your current camera isn’t good enough, you should wait until you get a nicer one.”

    If anyone ever says this to you, they are an idiot.
    There is this thing that annoys the crap out of me and it happens on almost […]

  • ThumbnailYou’re all pretty familiar with the term protagonist, or at least you’ve heard the word tossed around in conversations involving books or movies, or in your English classes. If not, here it is, plain and simple: […]

  • I have often heard that you should seek out feedback on creative projects you are working on. I have just as often heard you should ignore what everyone else says and just do what your gut says is right. What’s a […]

  • ThumbnailNow there’s the challenge. How do you write a story with not just a great plot, but convincing, relevant, organic, palpable characters that seem just as real as any movie character on the big screen, or even the […]

  • ThumbnailSo here we are, just a bunch of storytellers, or maybe some of you are simply looking for a good story to lose yourself in. Whatever your medium, it makes no difference; whether you write stories or scripts, […]

  • ThumbnailUnless your film is silent and relies solely on the power of cinematography to speak to its audience, there will probably be words involved. All good stories are backed up with a great script. There is only so […]

  • It’s done, guys! Been a long time coming, but it’s finally arrived. So, firstly, we’d like to extend a very warm “Hello! Come on in.” *opens door* Take your shoes off, hang your ethercoats on the rack, stay a […]