First Time Filmmaker Tips | w/Pixar’s Pete Docter

In another round of Filmmaking tips for #firsttimefilmmakers we found another great selection of tips and advice from Pixar’s Pete Docter. He has been a part of Pixar’s team from the genesis and worked on a ton of animated goodness including, Monsters Inc., Toy Story 1&2, and Up just to name a few.  

In this feature in Film School Rejects, Pete dives into what he feels are crucial tips for anyone starting off in the filmmaking industry or content creation field. So these tips were made just for you! The creative…

Pete is honest and real with his answers and anyone struggling with being a creator, especially first timer’s, this read will either teach you something new or reinforce what you already know. The tips, which are discussed in more deatail here include:

1. First time won’t be perfect

2. Practice,Practice,Practice

3. Make list

4. Power Through

5. Give your character attention

6. Be specific

Now go out there and #justcreate


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