“Never judge a book by its movie”- J.W. Eagan
Every time your favorite book/manga/anime gets adapted, it’s like breathing a fresh life into those characters that you have grown to love.
There is nothing more exciting than discovering that a favorite book/webtoon/manga is getting an on-screen adaptation, whether it be a drama, film, or anime. The anticipation of seeing characters you’ve grown to love on the page come to life is an incredible experience. Join us at the BL Xpress as we share our favorite screen adaptations and why.
“The filmmaking process taught me that I need to be authentic—in my scripts and in real life.”- John Grooters
“The most honest form of filmmaking is to make a film for yourself.”- Peter Jackson.
Behind every great drama is a hardworking and great director, someone who not only guides but becomes highly involved in the story they are putting on camera.
A lot of cinematography is intuition. It’s an art, not a formula- Reed Morano
“A cinematographer is a visual psychiatrist – moving an audience through a movie … making them think the way you want them to think, painting pictures in the dark”- Gordon Willis
“Life is unpredictable, and I feel, to some extent, lighting and cinematography should be a reflection of that”- Rachel Morrison
Cinematography is the art and technology behind film photography.