DVD-Cams: Convenience At A Price

DVDs are a great way to distribute your finished film, but be wary of gathering your footage with DVD camcorders

That Old MiniDV Chestnut

Just because you can make your film on miniDV doesn't mean you should.A statistic recently caught my attention. The 2004 Cannes Film Festival (12-23 May) received 3562 film submissions, an increase of 42.5% on the previous year.

Guy Pearce Slips Up

A Slipping Down Life, about a shy woman hung up on a smalltime musician, was made five years ago. Guy Pearce explains why it took so long to see the light of day.

Learning DV With Auntie

The BBC offers some handy reference guides for budding DV filmmakers and journalists

Brad Pitt on Troy

Following a two-year absence from the screen, Brad Pitt is back with a vengeance with his starring role in the epic adventure Troy.

Writing For Hollywood

A review of Screenplay: Writing the Picture by Robin U. Russin and William Missouri Downs

Pierce Brosnan on Bonding

Fifty-year-old Pierce Brosnan explores romantic bonds in marital comedy; says he “would love toâ€ play 007 again if producers let him.

Cannes Announces Films In Competition

Diverse line-up at Cannes Film Festival, but no Brits in competition.

Making A Film In 24 Hours (Part 2)

Two weeks later and the votes are in for the "best" 24 Hour films.

Making A Film In 24 Hours

If you want to make a film fast join a contest and be prepared for all eventualities.