The Best Interview Question | The Story Guide

The Best Interview Question | The Story Guide

Ever get your interview footage back into the edit room and thought, “These answers are too short and lack emotion!” Chances are the problem isn’t with your story lead, it’s with the way you’re phrasing your questions. I’ll explain. Your number one job, as the interviewer, for the on-camera interview is gathering the story. So, you sit down, roll tape…

3 Tips for Editing with No B-Roll | The Story Guide

One of the beautiful aspects of editing a story is just that: you get to edit the story. Capitalizing on the ability to cut out your interviewees’ pauses and stumbles and ultimately structure the story in the appropriate way can transform a long and sometimes boring interview into a piece of art. To edit your story accordingly, though, you need…
Get Your Story UNSTUCK | The Story Guide

Get Your Story UNSTUCK | The Story Guide

We’ve all hit that wall. You know what I’m talking about – you’ve been working on your edit and it’s not coming together. The anxiety is starting to move in as your deadline is eerily creeping closer and closer. You keep getting stuck. The story has some nice parts but you can’t get it to flow together and you’re not…