How to Tell a 6 Second Video Story

Some relevant insights from the filmmakers and creatives who participated in YouTube’s challenge to create a six-second video story at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. YouTube started offering advertiser the six-second format, named bumper ads, in 2016. . Make It Relatable So Your Audience’s Imagination Can Fill In the Blanks “Like with all storytelling, I wanted to start…

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{ Every Single Word } Video Series Edits Down Popular Films to Only Feature the Words Spoken by People of Color

Better late than never, I just discovered Dylan Marron‘s fantastic project, Every Single Word, in which he edits down mainstream films to just the parts in which people of color speak. The edits, nearly all of which are under a minute, are an incredibly powerful statement about the lack of nuanced, complex and diverse representations in mainstream media. I particularly love…

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