Watching Plan 9 From Outer Space in 3D 101 

MORE THAN A GIMMICK – The Art of 3D Filmmaking

I’m in a unique position as a film blogger and critic when it comes to discussing the art of 3D. I worked in stereo conversion (the 3Difycation of 2D movies) for three years as a production coordinator. During that time I talked regularly and in depth (get it?), with some of the best 3D artists in the business. It was my job to know when and why a shot had problems, and help organize the team who could come up with solutions. As always in film production, there was a tight…

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Leonardo Dicaprio in The Revenant mailbag 

OSCAR-BAIT

Thank God Leo got his Oscar! I’m pretty sure if he hadn’t, his next attempt would have killed him. That poor desperate man.

Welcome back to The Powerwolf’s Monday Mailbag, where we discuss all your most pressing thoughts about the film industry. This week we discuss why groundbreaking films constantly get robbed in the Oscars, whether or not Studio Ghibli has a future, and why they don’t make cartoons like they used to.

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