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If you want to make a short at Pixar, the studio offers a special program where resident artists — those who work anywhere in the company — have the chance to pitch three ideas to a panel of directors. But “Piper” skipped that step entirely, in part because it grew …

Disney’s Zootopia is already one of the most successful films of the year. The film has raked in over US$786 million worldwide and it’s one of the best reviewed films of the year with a 98% on Rotten Tomatoes. If you haven’t gone to see it yet, you’re missing out …

You might not think of this man when you hear Stanley Kubrick’s name. Here’s why you should. For all his legendary autocratic tendencies, Stanley Kubrick was not averse to collaboration. Kubrick collaborated with John Alcott, BSC to produce four masterpieces of cinematography. In Alcott, Kubrick found a master of light; …

After his third straight win at the Oscars, it’s pretty safe to say that Emmanuel Lubezki is one cinematographer that has become a master at his craft. His work in The Revenant has been the topic of conversation for months (especially after winning an Oscar for it last night), and …

With Oscar season in full swing now, there’s been as much conversation about the making of The Revenant as the actual content of the film. That’s certainly not by accident. Whether or not one believes it deserves accolades, it certainly has built its own mythic reputation. Director Alejandro González Iñárritu …

Four words: Zero. Gravity. Music. Video. The alt rock band OK Go is known for their unusual music videos, like the one in which they performed a choreographed dance on treadmills, but the one for their latest single “Upside Down & Inside Out” really takes the cake — mostly because …