Shyam Wants to be a Film Director, But

A friend of mine wanted me to talk to a friend of his. Let's call this guy Shyam. Shyam wants to be a film director. He runs a store, here in Kochi,... more

Quiver | This is What VOD Costs

Video-On-Demand (VOD) platforms are aplenty today and will keep increasing in numbers for some years to come. Among them which to choose, how to go... more

Transcoding | Compress Your Film Using HandBrake

Transcoding is the process of transferring files in one format to another, say from MP4 to AVI. In the postproduction phase of making your film, you... more

Subtitles | Create Subtitle for Your Film for Free

For years it was only films that went to festivals that needed a subtitle. With the ever increasing global penetration of YouTube and Over-The-Top... more

Sound Mixing and the Director’s Job | Sound Design

Everything we do on set is nothing but collecting raw materials. It is in the editing table that a film actually comes together. Similarly it is in... more

Foley and Ambience Sounds in Film’s Sound Design

Much of storytelling through sound in films work at a level that is not very apparent. What we notice most are the dialogues and music. Foley and... more