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Lucas McNelly (@lmcnelly) on crowdfunding. Always a must-read. Part 1. Part 2.

Laforet: New Zeiss wide angle SLR Lenses – and how they stack up against their Canon EF counterparts (and the CP2s)

ScriptMag: A Story of Casting on a Budget

Open Culture: Ray Bradbury Gives 12 Pieces of Writing Advice to Young Authors (2001)

Randy Coppinger on shotgun mics: Mysteries of the Shotgun Microphone Revealed! and Shotgun Mics Battle!

Time lapse of Hitchcock’s Rear Window – Awesome!

Tyler Cowen’s short, amazing review of MIRROR, MIRROR

paidContent: Did ‘Hunger Games’ Create A New Digital Marketing Template For Hollywood?

SlashFilm: The Mystique of Mondo And How It’s Changing The Face of Movie Posters

YOUR WEEKLY WISDOM:
Pick one piece of filmmaking advice and ignore it.

OLD POSTS UPDATED:
Film Collaboration Websites – added StudioVox and The Film Collaborative

IF YOU MISSED IT THE FIRST TIME:
That song “Somebody I Used To Know” by Gotye is topping the charts. In case you missed it, check out the post all about how the amazing music video was made.