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These College Students Shot A Movie Entirely With An iPhone 4

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WESTMINSTER, Md. (AP) -- When McDaniel College senior Ashley Hopkins graduates later this month, she will be able to tout the filmmaking skills she developed in college. She can shoot, edit and upload videos. All she needs is an iPhone and a few apps to make it happen. Hopkins, of...
These College Students Shot A Movie Entirely With An iPhone 4

This Will Be a Movie: 'The Gift'

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Bidding war! (It sounds more exciting if you shout it like a fat kid screaming "food fight!") The Heat Vision blog reports several studios, including Warner and Fox, are competing to win the rights to make a feature length version of The Gift, the under-five-minute film just released as...
This Will Be a Movie: 'The Gift'
Long-lost film by 'Star Wars' art director could be offered for download
‘Lost’ Steve Jobs interview debuts on iTunes
Last remaining Kodachrome film developer stars in short documentary

Fan-Made Movie Edits: Another Cultural Loss At The Hands Of Copyright

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I missed this when it was in the news a few months back, but actor Topher Grace (That 70s Show and a bunch of other stuff) apparently decided he wanted to learn how film editing works, and rather than make his own film and edit it, he decided to take...
Fan-Made Movie Edits: Another Cultural Loss At The Hands Of Copyright

The 10 Most Popular Stories Of The Week

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Catch up on the stories people were clicking, reading, sharing, tweeting, Facebooking, pinning, and more--from the Fast Company network.This week's top 10 features some valuable career and motivational advice for people both writing and receiving checks, a lesson on how to dine on the corporate dollar, and the viral video...
The 10 Most Popular Stories Of The Week

Afghan leader labels film ridiculing Muhammad as insult to all Muslims

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Hamid Karzai warns of inter-faith clashes after violence in Egypt and Libya over 'abhorrent' US low-budget trailer on IslamHamid Karzai, the president of Afghanistan, has called a controversial film that sparked violence in Libya and Egypt as an abhorrence and insult to all Muslims, warning that it would damage inter-faith...
Afghan leader labels film ridiculing Muhammad as insult to all Muslims
The Power of Youth: How Invisible Children Orchestrated Kony 2012
Peta, Exa, Yotta And Beyond: Big Data Reaches Cosmic Proportions [Infographic]

Director accepts HTC One challenge, shoots 4-minute film with smartphone [Videos]

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Last spring, as part of this year’s 24 Hour Film Race presented by HTC One, Director Frank Hannah shot a four-minute film with the manufacturer’s popular smartphone. The challenge went from May 18 to May 19, where over 750 teams around the world were given the following criteria: create...
Director accepts HTC One challenge, shoots 4-minute film with smartphone [Videos]
HTC: One X, One XL and One S to get Jelly Bean update

Oh Good There's Another Steve Jobs Biopic, This One Produced by Funny or Die

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(Photo: 9 to 5 Mac) Just this weekend we were sitting around wondering when exactly someone would create another Steve Jobs biopic. We already have the indie one starring Ashton Kutcher and the quickfire sure-to-be-sexist incarnation dreamt up by Aaron Sorkin. What we really need is a third one that can make...
Oh Good There's Another Steve Jobs Biopic, This One Produced by Funny or Die

One Cent Friends: Another Attempt To Quantify Social Media's Value

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We've talked before about services that attempt to measure someone's social media "influence" and the inherent silliness of the concept. Although the numerical values assigned by services like Klout are, at best, weak indicators of a person's actual influence, it's not surprising that people are trying to make it work....
One Cent Friends: Another Attempt To Quantify Social Media's Value

Journey through the cosmos with In Saturn's Rings, heading to IMAX in 2014 (video)

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Ever since NASA's Cassini-Huygens spacecraft entered Saturn's orbit in 2004, filmmaker Stephen van Vuuren has been enthralled with its progress. So much so that he's spent years collecting over a million insanely high-res photos from Cassini's mission and quilted them together into a 45-minute film called In Saturn's Rings....
Journey through the cosmos with In Saturn's Rings, heading to IMAX in 2014 (video)

A Norman Rockwell-Worthy 1948 Film About Milk, From Cow to Ice Cream

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Triple Goodness, a promotional film from Foremost Dairies, celebrates the technological advances that have modernized the dairy industry. The appeal of the film is its retro footage of a classic dairy farm and, of course, the milkman delivering glass bottles door to door. If you watch to the end, you'll see...
A Norman Rockwell-Worthy 1948 Film About Milk, From Cow to Ice Cream
iSteve: Funny or Die's hilarious take on the Apple story now free to watch

Indie Game: The Movie Will Make You Happy You’re Not a Game Developer

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(indiegamethemovie.com) The first line in Indie Game: The Movie, a Sundance-winning documentary that chronicles the struggles of independent game developers, is the following: "Are you fucking kidding me?" That incredulous statement, spat from the mouth of a 30-year-old game programmer named Tommy Refenes, punctuates the entire 96-minute film, a chronicle...
Indie Game: The Movie Will Make You Happy You’re Not a Game Developer
This amazing Kickstarter-funded sci-fi film hides its low budget with movie magic

Jason Russell: Kony2012 and the fight for truth

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In March 2012, US charity Invisible Children launched a film, Kony2012, in a bid to highlight the barbarity of a Ugandan warlord. It became a viral hit online, but the media frenzy proved too much for campaign organiser Jason Russell, who had a very public meltdown. In his first press...
Jason Russell: Kony2012 and the fight for truth

After Kony, could a viral video change the world?

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The startling global success of family films and homemade pastiches on YouTube demonstrate its global reach. Now a viral campaign against the Ugandan warlord Joseph Kony foreshadows how that power could be turned to political endsThe mainstream media were transfixed last week by a meme – an infectious idea. Hard-bitten...
After Kony, could a viral video change the world?
Crowdsourcing is creating the cloud filmmaking revolution
'iSteve,' an 80-minute Steve Jobs mockumentary starring Justin Long, now free to watch online
How Pixar created the ultrarealistic animated film, The Blue Umbrella (interview)

Nikon D800 short lets you experience miracle of birth, motorcycles

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Few experiences in life can match the miracle of birth, but sweet bikes and D-SLRs are probably right up there, right? Now you can experience all three in a six minute film. There are no doubt some good takeaways from "Joy Ride," which was shot using the newly announced...
Nikon D800 short lets you experience miracle of birth, motorcycles
78-minute Steve Jobs comedy film iSteve now online
Watch this: 'Mass Effect 3' composer Sascha Dikiciyan's electro-punk short film previews his upcoming 'Doomsday' album

Funny or Die to release "iSteve" biopic starring Justin Long as Steve Jobs

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Following reports late last week that the release of the upcoming Ashton Kutcher “Jobs” biopic has been delayed, The New York Times reports Funny or Die is set to release its own Steve Jobs biopic featuring Justing Long of Mac vs PC fame. The film titled “iSteve” is scheduled to...
Funny or Die to release "iSteve" biopic starring Justin Long as Steve Jobs
Filmmaker turns to new Rally.org feature to get young actors from Kabul to the Oscars

A Cool/Disturbing Vision Of Augmented Reality In The Future

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What if you could digitally interact with everything? The future of augmented reality -- think cerebral implants and digital contact lenses -- was imagined last year in a short film by graduate students Eran May-raz and Daniel Lazo. We highly recommend watching the eight-minute film, "Sight," in full, but also check...
A Cool/Disturbing Vision Of Augmented Reality In The Future
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