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Masterclass James Cameron Teaches Filmmaking

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    From The Terminator and Titanic to Avatar, James Cameron has directed some of Hollywood’s biggest blockbusters.
    Now, for the first time in his 40-year career, he opens up about his process.
    Through behind-the-scenes breakdowns, James shares his approach to developing ideas, storylines, and characters; harnessing technology; and worldbuilding on any budget.
    Explore the innovation and imagination behind epic moviemaking.
    1. Meet Your Instructor: James Cameron
    James shares why he’s teaching a class, rooted in his belief that every filmmaker stands on the shoulders of those who came before.

    2. Pursuing and Developing the Idea
    James discusses how to identify the idea that won’t go away and how to harness the power of your dreams to develop a story authentically.

    3. Toying With the Audience: Building and Releasing Tension
    James teaches you how to build and hold tension—and tells you why audiences love it.

    4. THE TERMINATOR Club Scene Breakdown
    James breaks down the club scene from The Terminator, walking through, shot by shot, how he built relentless tension.

    5. ALIENS Egg Chamber Breakdown
    James talks through how he captured the feeling from his dream of a room covered in wasps through a scene in Aliens.

    6. ALIENS Newt Introduction Scene Breakdown
    With Newt’s introduction scene in Aliens, James breaks down how he elicits different physiological responses from audiences, switching from suspense to curiosity.

    7. The Art of Low-Budget Filmmaking
    Learn how integral preparation and inventing tricks are to low-budget filmmaking.

    8. THE TERMINATOR Arm and Eye Repair Breakdown
    James shares the low-budget tricks he developed to create realistic moments when the Terminator performs surgery on himself.

    9. From Sketch to Spectacle: Creating Set Pieces
    Few directors have created set pieces as memorable as James’s. Learn how he approaches the art of creating set pieces, even on a low budget.

    10. THE TERMINATOR Future World Breakdown: Creating a Set Piece on a Budget
    James breaks down the iconic future world set piece from The Terminator, showing how he created a set piece on a limited budget.

    11. Crafting and Introducing Compelling Characters
    James talks through creating the perfect sketch of your characters, making them relatable, and introducing them to audiences.

    12. TITANIC Rose Introduction Breakdown
    In just a few shots, Rose is almost fully revealed to us. Learn how James thought about introducing Rose and what he wanted to convey.

    13. Developing Dread Through Adversaries
    The Terminator and the Alien Queen have stuck in our psyches as some of the most dreadful adversaries ever created. Learn how James thinks about adversaries and how to create them.

    14. AVATAR Creating Technology
    The performance-capture technology used to create the Na’avi in Avatar changed the landscape of cinema forever. Learn how James developed the technology.

    15. Making Your Way and Leading With Passion
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