Filmmaking

Netflix’s embracing low-budget filmmaking

Netflix’s recent move towards embracing low-budget filmmaking is a compelling pivot that resonates strongly with the ethos we champion here at BrantCollins.com. This strategy underscores a significant shift in the entertainment industry, driven by the democratization of content creation, thanks to generative AI tools, advanced yet affordable technology like the

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Snow Day And Generative AI

A snowy few days have me stuck inside. Watched the movie Underwater on Netflix and it reminded me of the Gears of War video game. I love these types of movies and got me thinking about making a short film. Decided to use Midjourney to come up with some design

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Shoot What You Got.

Our local film group the Arkansas Cinema Society hosted a writing and directing workshop with Craig Brewer. Craig wrote and directed Hustle And Flow, Black Snake Moan as well as directing Dolemite is My Name, Coming To America 2 and the Footloose remake. He had great insights on script writing,

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Short Film Update

Using ChatGPT to flesh out the characters and the world in which the film is set. I feel like we are on the right track. Using Midjourny to develop the look and feel of the main character as well as doing a test with Descript to voice the AI character.

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