Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Search   
Empire Magazine and iPad
Follow Me on Pinterest YouTube Tumblr
Empire
Trending On Empire
Done In 60 Seconds Competition 2015
Guide To Marvel's Infinity War
The Making Of The West Wing
Get 12 Issues For Only £25 Today
The perfect gift this Christmas
London Film Festival 2014
Our round-up of the galas, films and interviews

Empire Film Studies 101



Everything you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask



A FILM BUFF'S GUIDE TO MOVIE MOVEMENTS
Everything you need to know about cinema's key groups

TEN MOVIE FORMATS THAT SHOOK THE WORLD
The pre-digital innovations that formed modern cinema

MICHAEL GIACCHINO ON BEING A COMPOSER
The Star Trek and Up composer talks us through his day

A BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO ASPECT RATIOS
From 2.39 to Pan and Scan, Empire can explain all

BEING A PRODUCER
Shaun Of The Dead and Ant-Man’s Nira Park shares her tips


TOP CINEMATOGRAPHERS REVEAL THEIR FAVOURITE MOVIE MOMENTS
21 DPs pick the shots that inspire them

ON-SET JARGON EXPLAINED
It's important to know your honeywagons from your dope sheets…

WHO DOES WHAT ON A MOVIE
Or, 'What the hell is a key grip?' Your essential guide…

THE 30 CAMERA SHOTS EVERY FILM FAN NEEDS TO KNOW
From whip pans to crash zooms and everything in between

THE A-Z OF THE BIRTH OF CINEMA
From Edison to Griffith: 26 easy steps to becoming an early cinema buff

New York Film Academy

WANT TO START A CAREER IN FILMMAKING?
For a more comprehensive insight into the world of cinema and to develop your own moviemaking skills, take a look at one of the intensive courses available through the New York Film Academy.

SUBSCRIPTION OFFERS

SAVE UP TO 48% GET 12 ISSUES FOR ONLY £25
Get the best seat in the house by subscribing to the world's biggest movie magazine today. Save up to 69% and every month you'll get exclusive subscriber-only covers, access to the biggest stars and the best news, reviews and behind-the-scenes reports straight from the set. Click here to find the perfect offer for you


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
Empire's Jurassic World Trailer Tour
We guide you, Richard Kiley-style, through the secrets of the new park

Empire's Hobbit: Battle Of The Five Armies Covers
Five armies. Five covers. The eagles, dwarves, elves, men and orcs prepare for battle in our Peter Jackon guest-edited issue

Empire’s Peter Jackson Issue Subscribers' Cover Arrives
Five Armies, three elves, two heavenly creatures and one giant ape

Empire's Farewell To Middle-Earth Issue:
Guest -Edited By Peter Jackson

The countdown to Empire's stunning new issue begins here...

Josh Hutcherson On The Hunger Games Phenomenon
'I've done my fair share of young adult material now'

What Is A Squidward? A Beginner's Guide To SpongeBob SquarePants
If you aren’t already a massive fan, prepare to become one

Classic Feature: Gods Among Us - Robert De Niro
The heavyweight champion of character immersion, explosive rage and jawdropping subtleties

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Get 12 Issues Of Empire For Only £25!

Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month!

Subscribe today

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Get The Empire iPad Edition Today

Subscribe and save money on annual digital subscription

Subscribe today
Buy single issues

Get 12 issues of Empire for just £25!
Get the world's greatest movie magazine delivered straight to your door! Subscribe today!
Empire's Film Studies 101 Series
Everything you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask...
The Empire iPad Edition
With exclusive extras, interactive features, trailers and much more! Download now
Home  |  News  |  Blogs  |  Reviews  |  Future Films  |  Features  |  Interviews  |  Images  |  Competitions  |  Forum  |  iPad  |  Podcast  |  Magazine Contact Us  |  Empire FAQ  |  Subscribe To Empire  |  Register
© Bauer Consumer Media Ltd  |  Legal Info  |  Editorial Complaints  |  Privacy Policy  |  Bauer Entertainment Network
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd (company number 01176085 and registered address 1 Lincoln Court, Lincoln Road, Peterborough, England PE1 2RF)