CreativeWeb

Kendrick Lamar – “Alright” Music Video

Follow TheCruu!by Powerful images of gang and police violence, combined with Kendrick’s trademark energetic poetry equals another dope video from King Kendrick. Fresh off playing the BET Awards last weekend, this 7-minute short film goes in … simultaneously fun, hopeful and a jarring experience. The video echoes the message of “Alright,” …

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TheCruu Review – Power Rangers (Unauthorized)

Follow TheCruu!by Power Rangers (Unauthorized Bootleg), Full Video: https://vimeo.com/120401488 “It’s Totally Mass Effect” – Allison Korotkin: DP/Editor, AK Productions “It was dope! … The action  was good, the acting could have been better.” – Alexis Chinery: Cinematographer/Producer “If that was the trailer to the new season of Power Rangers, I …

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MonetizeSkills & Techniques

5 Tips for Making a Killer Reel.

Follow TheCruu!by Story&Heart Check out this amazing Reel and story from Camp 4 Collective (above). Then see the 5 tips, below. Don’t just use your reel to show what you can do. Use it to show what you want to do. Treat your reel like its own project. A killer reel is more than …

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CreativePerformance

Projection Mapping Makes Classical Sculptures Come To Life

Follow TheCruu!by France’s Lyon Museum of Fine Arts asked artist Arnaud Pottier to bring sculptures, including Laurent Honore Marqueste’s Perseus Slaying Medusa, James Pradier’sOdalisque, and Barrias’ Les Premières Funérailles, to life. He used projection mapping to turn the classic statues into a seemingly live, animated display.  Blinking eyes, tears, twitching musculature and even …

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Current

Does TRUE DETECTIVE Owe You Diversity?

Follow TheCruu!by A piece written by Phil Noble Jr., originally posted on Birth.Movies.Death When the dust settled on the season finale of True Detective last year, we observed a somewhat schizophrenic postmortem online. Folks hailed it as some of the best television they’d ever seen, but nevertheless went on to criticize the show …

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Gear & Tech

A Personal Flying Drone Camera That Follows You … For Selfies & Much More

Follow TheCruu!by Put down that selfie stick, you neanderthal.  The future of personal image and video capture is here. The Lily is the first of it’s kind; a throw and shoot, flying drone camera. Complete with GPS tracking bracelet, the Lily takes flight when thrown in the air.  Then the …

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CareerMonetize

Keys to Crowdfunding Success

Follow TheCruu!by Danae Ringelmann co-founded Indiegogo. She gives some insights on how to setup a crowdfunding campaign to reach your goals for any project.

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CreativeFilm

Top 10 “How’d They Shoot That?!’ Scenes

Follow TheCruu!by Watch Mojo counts down their picks for the Top 10 Most Impossible to Shoot Movie Scenes.  

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Gear & Tech

What’s in Your Kit: Cinematographer Autumn Durald

Follow TheCruu!by In this MovieMaker.com series “What’s in Your Kit”, cinematographer Autumn Durald (Palo Alto, One and Two) shares the gear she can’t live without. THE KIT A. Canon EOS 7D / $900 On each feature I have Panavision put a PV mount on my 7D. That way I can take stills on …

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TheCruu Review – NULL

Follow TheCruu!by Published on Jun 4, 2015 Alexis, Allison and Kohl review NULL, an experimental film. NULL: https://vimeo.com/128674604 CREDITS: Directors: David Gesslbauer & Michael Lange Camera, Animation: Michael Lange Editing, Sound: David Gesslbauer Music: Nexothex (soundcloud.com/nexothex) Production & Distribution: Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg (for requests: sigrid.gairing@filmakademie.de) CRUU CREDITS: Producer/Director: Billy Buntin @BillyBdigital …

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