r/Filmmakers

2.8M members
r/Filmmakers is a subreddit with 2.8M members discussing topics like Film and Advice. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is massive in size, and has high activity.
Filmmakers, directors, cinematographers, editors, vfx gurus, composers, sound people, grips, electrics, and more meet to share their work, tips, tutorials, and experiences. A place where professionals and amateurs alike unite to discuss the field and help each other.

Popular Topics in r/Filmmakers

#1

Film

: "Was it really their first short Film ? Or was it the first "professionnal" one ? (About famous directors)"
68 posts
#2

Advice

: "Kevin Smith - Filmmaking Advice (08.27.09)"
27 posts
#3

Short

: "Was it really their first Short film ? Or was it the first "professionnal" one ? (About famous directors)"
18 posts
#4

Short Film

: "Finally finished the VFX of our amateur Short Film!! (using Blender)"
12 posts
#5

School

10 posts
#6

Camera

: "Is this edited or the Camera?"
9 posts
#7

Industry

: "Making my first film made me realize (even more than before) just how subjective this Industry is."
5 posts
#8

Job

5 posts
#9

Director

: "Was it really their first short film ? Or was it the first "professionnal" one ? (About famous Directors)"
4 posts
#10

Equipment

: "If you had $5,000, what gear/cameras/Equipment would you purchase?"
4 posts

Popular Themes in r/Filmmakers

#1
Advice Requests
: "How is this shot done?"
41 posts
#2
Solution Requests
: "Any famous filmmakers who don’t really watch films?"
20 posts
#3
Pain & Anger
: "At 42 years old, I still haven’t made it. Is there any hope?"
15 posts
#4
Money Talk
: "Why do movies like "The Whale" and "Spring Breakers" look so professionally made, despite having a cheap budget. They don't have "the cheap look" that soap operas and some micro budget features have. Is it editing, cinematography, recording equipment?"
14 posts
#5
News
: "Crew Member for Marvel’s ‘Wonder Man’ TV Series Dies in On-Set Accident"
2 posts
#6
Self-Promotion
: "A New Subreddit for Independent Filmmakers: Ask for a Review of your Movie"
1 post

Member Growth in r/Filmmakers

Daily
+-739 members(-0.0%)
Monthly
+3k members(0.1%)
Yearly
+42k members(1.5%)

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