Cinelytic: the dream of any movie studio boss. AI paves its way into the creative industry.

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Image Credit: Illustration by C.J. Robinson

Warner Bros. Studio signed a deal with AI startup Cinelytic which can predict film success using machine learning. It will help the studio at the decision-making stage by measuring the potential success of the motion picture.


The filming, the story and the success of the great movie.

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Image Credit: TM & © 2019 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc./The scene from “The Matrix”

In the previous part of this article, we talked about the beginning of “The Matrix”, its authors and the casting for the main roles. In this part, we will tell you more about the filming process and the future of this sublime franchise.

Training, wires, and injuries

Hugo Weaving in the documentary “The Matrix Revisited” said that the Wachowskis warned him that he will practice kung fu a lot. He agreed without any doubt but in fact, it was harder than Weaving expected.

Andy and Larry are huge fans of Hong Kong action films. …


The thrilling story behind one of the most influential universes in cinematographic history.

The last months were quite eventful about “The Matrix”. We know that Warner Bros. preproduction work on the sequel has already started. Also, the 4K version of “The Matrix” came out on the 20th anniversary in the USA on July 12th. What else? Casting for the role of young Neo has already begun and Zak Penn, the writer, said that two films are in development. Penn will write the screenplay for the prequel and Lana Wachowski will do the sequel.

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Image Credit: TM & © 2019 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

We can’t deny that “The Matrix” is one of the most famous, unique and remarkable films. This article is about the wild-card which blew up the film industry directed by little-known authors. It won the love and almost fanatical adoration of fans all over the world. …


Obscure messages in the massive Netflix hit you did not notice. How great cinematography influences our perception.

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In the previous part of this article, we’ve shown different tricks that Duffer Br. are using in their stunning show Stranger Things. Let’s dive into the awesome details which can be achieved with the powerful use of environment and storytelling!

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Image credit: Stranger things ©️ Netflix 2016

Visual unification of the heroes

During the 3rd season, the main characters are fighting against the Soviet military and the Mind Flayer. Both are examples of collectivism. However, there is a contrast between the two. Soviet one is a part of their cultural identity. …


How Unreal Engine has changed the cinema industry.

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Image Credit: © Disney Enterprises

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“The Mandalorian” the latest addition to the Disney+ premiere and the headliner of the new streaming giant is not only a rich expansion to the Star Wars universe but a great example of how video games can share technologies with traditional cinema.

We’ve collected some intriguing details about it. Jon Favreau used Unreal Engine by Epic Games in the project. He is the pioneer of such a technique which helps directors to create beautiful and immersive worlds in the movies. Let’s dive into the details below!


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We think that success in videography comes not only from practical skills but also from a keen eye and right inspiration. Which inspiration is right, you might ask? Sometimes it is not the feeling that something is exciting but the understanding of why exactly it evokes emotions in us.

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Image credit: Stranger things ©️ Netflix 2016

We want to tell you how the best cinematographers create visually inspiring frames and atmosphere. Tonight’s guest is Netflix show Stranger Things by the Duffer Brothers.

Frame Composition

When the Eleven and Mike are trying to sort things out in the store, a central symmetry appears in the frame. Shelf space serves as a frame for both heroes. The camera zooms in on the characters and helps the viewer focus on them. Heroes are visually brought together by a “frame” from racks. …

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