Our resident pocket filmmaker, Jason van Genderen, focuses in on Instagram and how to make a good 15 second video.
In a bid to get exclusives on the most promising videos, the hosting site earmarks $10 million to directly invest in films that premiere at top festivals or garner $10,000 in crowdfunded support.
Apps that bend, stretch and reverse time push smartphones ahead of video cameras for getting great results with little fuss.
If you're committed to using a smartphone for your shooting, here's a few ways to get slick, smooth movement like you'd get from a crane or jib with a bigger camera.
In an ongoing show of one-upping with competitors like Netflix, Amazon convinces the famed filmmaker to create a TV series. Quipped Allen: "I don't know how I got into this."
Fans of the show will be one step closer to the dream of six seasons and a movie when the misfits of Greendale Community College return -- this time on tech giant's video service, Yahoo Screen.
Now available for iPhone, this nifty app is like a drag-and-drop movie-maker, perfect for storyboarding your next film project or just goofing around.