Michael Cioni offers incredible insight into the evolution of the film landscape, diving into valuable areas of both technical and philosophical perspectives on filmmaking. Michael made a lasting impact on the film world over the years and will continue to do so in the future, especially when Light Iron was purchased by Panavision in early December of 2014.
Read the other parts of Michael Cioni’s Golden Nuggets if you haven’t already!
- 1 – Michael Cioni’s Golden Nuggets of Filmmaking
- 2- Michael Cioni’s Golden Nuggets of Filmmaking
- 3- Michael Cioni’s Golden Nuggets of Filmmaking
- 5- Golden Nuggets of Filmmaking
#7. Don’t Be Modest
“Show Your Film. A Lot”
“Make & Review Often”
#8.1 Shoot Hi-Fi
“No Film. Period”
Special Thanks to Michael Cioni and Light Iron
We want to especially thank Michael for giving us his time in putting together a fascinating, fun, and relevant presentation. Thank you to all of our participating sponsors for the event who took the time to bring equipment and materials about their brands and products to show to the attendees.
Stay tuned for upcoming blog posts with the rest of Michael’s presentation as he dives into further detail on collaboration, quality of pixels, dailies, and sticking with the native format.
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About Filmmakers Academy Cinematographer Mentor Shane Hurlbut, ASC
Director of photography Shane Hurlbut, ASC works at the forefront of cinema. He’s a storyteller, innovator, and discerning collaborator, who brings more than three decades of experience to his art. He is a member of the American Society of Cinematographers, the International Cinematographers Guild/Local 600, and The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Hurlbut frequently joins forces with great directors: McG’s Netflix Rim of the World and The Babysitter, plus Warner Bros. We Are Marshall and Terminator: Salvation; Scott Waugh’s Need for Speed and Act of Valor; and Gabriele Muccino’s There Is No Place Like Home and Fathers and Daughters. His additional film credits include Semi-Pro; The Greatest Game Ever Played; Into the Blue; Mr 3000; Drumline; 11:14, which earned Hurlbut a DVDX nomination; and The Skulls. Notably, his television credits include the first season of AMC’s Into the Badlands.