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Jake Gyllenhaal on Acting, Film and Family

  " In 'the all-consuming business of making movies', it's very easy to be side-tracked from your priorities, reflects Jake Gyllenhaal, as he discusses what...
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Never Before Seen Kid’s Auditions! So Cute!

"Wanna know how the cast of Henry Danger got their parts? Check out this never-before-seen audition footage from Jace Norman (Henry) at age 13,...
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Artisanal Found Objects

This is one of our favorites!  Artisanal Found Objects with Brian Huther and Ben Auxier contemplates the lives of artists and how they create their...
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KidsCasting: Spark Your Child’s Creativity!

In this video Salomeya, a KidsCasting expert, talks about games you can play with your child to increase their creativity and to just have...
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Hollywood’s Top Acting Coach Ivana Chubbuck

Master acting teacher, Ivana Chubbuck talks about what qualities make an actor a star.  Work ethic is just one of the important qualities to...
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Iconic Movie Scenes That Were Never Supposed to Happen

We all have our favorite movies, and while filmmaking is a subjective art, there are some films destined to become icons of the their...
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Stella Adler School of Acting: An Inside Look

The Adler Technique Ever wondered just what the Adler Technique is?  In this video, a student of her Los Angeles based school describes the process...
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Kids Casting Tells Us What to Avoid During an Audition

What to Avoid During an Audition We always discuss tips and tricks for helping you kid land an audition, from sharing our favourite acting...
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C2D2 Films’ Low Spirits – A Little Spooky, A lot Funny

Davis DeRock and Chad Crenshaw star in this funny, spooky, supernatural film about a guy who meets a psychotherapist who doesn't know he's a...
Reverse negative pictures of actors Davis De Rock and Chad Crenshaw in Karate poses in front of a bright purple background with the words C2D2 Films is bright yellow in the foreground.

C2D2 Film’s “Vampire Cop/Doctor” – He Might be Damned, But He’s...

I know it's a little early for Halloween, but I couldn't resist starting the season off a little early and a lot right.  C2D2's...
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Friend Dog Studios Presents, 2016: The Movie

Friend Dog Studios does it again with 2016:  The Movie.  Satire finds a home in this frighteningly accurate trailer for a movie that doesn't...