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James CameronIf you’re planning on shooting an independent 3D picture in the near future, just — hold on. Wait. Take a breath, and ask yourself, “Will this film make 3D filmmaking look bad? Will it remind people of the bad horror flicks of the 70s and 80s? Will it, most importantly, disappoint James Francis Cameron?” Earlier this week, the Academy award-winning director sounded off at Mexico City’s technology forum TagDF about the current state of 3D, why Man of Steel and Iron Man 3 didn’t need it, and how post-Avatar 3D films are cheapening the medium that he invented. More »

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Video thumbnail for vimeo video - nofilmschoolThanks to Michael Coleman’s SoundWorks Collection mini-docs, we’ve gotten some great behind-the-scenes peeks into sound designers working at the highest level of the industry. Though more common now than in previous decades, it’s not every day one gets the chance to sculpt the soundscapes of an epic superhero flick — even at the highest level of the industry. Even more rare is the opportunity to do so for Superman. Check out the SoundWorks Collection’s look into Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel below. More »