The filmmakers who taught me how to tell stories.
In 2012, director Will Fairman went to Ukraine to shoot a film about real-life Barbie doll Valeria Lukyanova.
How to unwind in a warzone.
How to get your film funded.
20 things that will help you stay alive and sane when you're shooting in a foreign country.
Getting people to talk about their drug-fueled orgies can be tough...
Ah, the start of your journey: everything’s so new, so fresh, so exciting – but also: terrifying. We’ve asked some talented people for tips so your dreams don’t immediately go up in flames.
Panasonic’s Kit Room, produced for VICE Film School, teaches you everything you need to know about shooting a documentary using a LUMIX GH5 camera.
Spoiler alert: Making documentaries is weird, hard and chaotic. But while there’s no set path that each film absolutely must take on its journey to completion, most will go through these key stages.
If you’re gonna tell a story worth telling, you’ll need to talk to interesting people. Alas, interesting people can also be very sensitive, shy or angry. Here’s how to handle egos and build trust.