This video essay examines how to design dialogue, according to The Social Network

In the past few years, there’s been a boon in video essays on filmmaking and filmmakers on the internet. Insightful, short videos have cropped up that look at a particular director’s oeuvre, or use clips from multiple sources to illustrate a point about how a particular tool could or should be used when making a film.…

“Omar(s) comin’!”: 18 hyper-masculine gun-toting gay guys

Gay characters haven’t had a visibility problem in pop culture in years. But when it comes to minority representation, quality is more important than quantity, and there was a time when most gay male characters were portrayed as stereotypically effeminate nellies. If they weren’t obsessively coordinating weddings,…