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How to Get a Vimeo Staff Pick – Head Curator Sam Morrill Provides Insight into the Curation Process

Article, Film Festival, Live Action

12th July, 2017

Director of Curation Sam Morrill takes DN through the Vimeo curation team's process of finding and selecting Staff Pick films.

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Eyes Wide Open Cinema: Brighton’s Answer to Queer Film Curation and Celebration

Article, Film Festival

22nd May, 2017

DN talks with Eyes Wide Open Cinema programmer Jacob Engelberg about the inception & aspirations of the Brightonian queer cinema exhibition programme.

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How to Direct Your First TV Drama (And Nail it!)

Article

17th August, 2016

William McGregor, director on 'Misfits', 'Poldark' & the forthcoming BBC miniseries 'One of Us' shares everything you need to know about directing TV Drama.

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A Guide to Interactive Documentary: Structure, Tools & Narrative

Article, Documentary

8th August, 2016

Looking to create an Interactive Documentary, but don't know where to start? From Software to Structure & Audience to Inspiration - this is the guide for

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Welcome to the New Directors Notes: A Long Overdue Redesign & Rebranding

Article, News

25th July, 2016

To celebrate our 10-year Anniversary we've redesigned the Directors Notes site - check out the changes in this post

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Death Foretold is Not Death

Article

15th July, 2016

“Cinema isn’t dead, it’s morphing and you have to keep looking for it.” Dr Neil Fox challenges those bemoaning the death of cinema to expand their

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El Vez Top Ten Feature Films of 2015

Article

30th December, 2015

From hip-hop musicals to Cannes award-winners. El Vez picks his favourite features from 2015.

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Films of 2011

Article

7th January, 2011

I know what you’re thinking….”haven’t they just done films of 2010?” Well don’t worry, I haven’t made a time

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Kurtis Hough 2009 Top Ten

Article

24th December, 2009

Whilst we may have hung the podcast mic up until the new year, it would be wrong to leave you with so much spare time and nothing to occupy it with, and so

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