Film Archives - Clarke Scott

Category: Film

Starting a film can be intimidating, especially if you have zero experience and absolutely zero connections. Luckily, it’s not as complicated as you think... What you will find here are articles about how I went about it. Some people might tell you  that there are no right or wrong ways. I don't believe that. The hard part is working out the right way for you! All I can do is share with you what I did. It's then up to you to do the work on yourself, your skills and knowledge, and then simply do the work. You can start with the free articles below and when you're ready I will show you exactly how I did it. Just signup for FREE UPDATES and I will show you how I got started.

Latest Articles about Filmmaking

What is Cinema?

It's not often that I sit down in front of a camera but in this video I talk about the difference between movies, film, and cinema.  In summary, I believe the fundamental difference between something that is cinema or not is the degree to which our perspective is shifted as a result of watching a ...

CINEMA — CARTOGRAPHY OF THE HUMAN CONDITION

As a Writer I strive to find meaning in the moments between the words—there is always more meaning in these moments. This is important because in the end I am a human being just trying to find his own way in life and all of this helps me make sense of it all. The opening ...

A Thousand Moments Later—A Voiceover

Below is a working document for the voice-over of my first feature film, A Thousand Moments Later. But note that the following may not in any way reflect the final cut of the voice-over in the movie. It is more of a way for me to write and create and set a scene for the actor ...

A Thousand Moments Later—Identity and Isolation

  Below is part of the outline I wrote for the voiceover for my film, A Thousand Moments Later. Identity and Isolation a strong sense of self implicitly cuts one off the the others and creates a feeling of isolation. from here this sense of self becomes rigid. well defined. set in its own ways. ...

A Thousand Moments Later—Voiceover Outline

In working on the voiceover for my film, A Thousand Moments Later  I created this outline as a means of working through, in my head and out loud, the details of what it is that I'd like to say....but from my of a academic point of view. Or perhaps a better way of saying this is, this ...

All This Rawness

  As Writers there are times when things feel so dark, so black, that there is no coming out of the mess. And yet there is. There is always a way forward. A way to make sense of this world. This life. And that way is art. Pick something up. Create. Feel. Love. Be. For if you ...

Into Post for Moments

Just wanted to update you on the progress of our little film, A Thousand Moments Later as the main chunk of principal photography is now complete, and I'm back at home beginning the larger task of sorting the footage and putting together an assembly cut from which I will begin to mold the piece into ...

Into the Given Part 3 — A choice the premise

Love. What is Love? When we say, I love you? What does this mean? And how could it possibly be a choice? As part of the pre-production process for my upcoming film, A Thousand Moments Later, I put together a document for the actors and crew to give them something to think over. The document ...

Into the Given Part 2 — Embracing Failure

As part of the pre-production process for my upcoming film, A Thousand Moments Later, I put together a document for the actors and crew to give them something to think over. The document contained some prose and some reference photos of key moments. What follows is part of that document. Part 1 — What's needed ...

What is Needed is an Experience Part 1

As part of the pre-production process for the upcoming film, A Thousand Moments Later, I put together a document for the actors and crew to give them something to think over. The document contained some prose and some reference photos of key moments. What follows is part of that document. (sorry but I cannot use ...