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In The Industry
May 10, 2018
Want to Win Free B&H Gear? Here’s Your Chance
At FilmUp, we know what filmmakers dedicate to making their work, creating a portfolio for themselve...
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Featured Filmmakers
May 7, 2018
FilmUp Society Hat Campaign — Society on Screen
This week, join FilmUp in the quest for equal opportunity in the film industry with the launch of t...
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Featured Filmmakers
March 5, 2018
How to be an Intern at the Winter Olympics
As part of FilmUp’s Featured Filmmaker Series, we’re collecting stories from artists from across...
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In The Industry
February 19, 2018
Here’s What it Takes to Capture the 2018 Olympics
It takes focus to capture the action at the 2018 Olympic games. If you like playing with expensive c...
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Featured Filmmakers
December 30, 2017
Inside the Instagram: Photographer Olav Stubberud
Inside the Instagram features artists and creators who inspire us to keep striving. Olav Stubberud i...
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Featured Filmmakers
December 21, 2017
Inside the Instagram: Filmmaker Marina Bruno
As part of our Inside the Instagram series, we’re happy to introduce you to Los Angeles-based ...
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Featured Filmmakers
December 15, 2017
Inside the Instagram: Wildlife Cinematographer Shannon Wild
We’re happy to present the first edition of our Inside the Instagram series featuring wildlife cin...
Featured Filmmakers
November 27, 2017
How to Land a Production Job Using FilmUp
We believe that when filmmakers work together they have the potential to change the world. That’s ...
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Featured Filmmakers
November 20, 2017
Get to Know Hollywood Producer and Pro-Social Activist, Peter Samuelson
No one embodies FilmUp quite like its senior advisor, Peter Samuelson. Peter is a philanthropist and...