PVC Staff

Established in 1919, Moviola created the very first film editing machine. Changing with the times, we now offer a full service non-linear editing rental division with 24/7 workflow design and technical support, camera rentals, tape and solid state media sales. Our established training division offers leading edge onsite and online training for filmmakers, with weekly live webinars and a vast library of professional on demand training.

Everything you wanted to know, but didn’t want to Google

Everything you wanted to know, but didn’t want to Google

What if you could find the best training content on YouTube without spending hours of your life watching the first 30 seconds of the bad stuff? YouTube is full of…

Stickman Straightens Out…Color Management

Stickman Straightens Out…Color Management

Color management is one of the biggest sources of confusion in modern digital video workflow. It doesn’t need to be. In this month’s Stickman Straightens Out…

The ultimate(ish) filmmaker gift guide

The ultimate(ish) filmmaker gift guide

moviola.com‘s famous Stickman presents the perfect guide to gift giving for the filmmaker – at any budget. From customized C-47’s to portable lighting solutions…

How to fix bad dialogue using EQ

How to fix bad dialogue using EQ

Equalization is one of the most crucial steps in taming a soundtrack. It’s also the step at which most editors hand their sound files to a dedicated audio engineer…

Get up and running with Adobe Animate—Flash reborn

Get up and running with Adobe Animate—Flash reborn

Back in the 90’s, Macromedia Flash was the king of web-based animation and it was everywhere. Then in 2010 the great Steve Jobs drove a stake right through…

New “Fusion in Resolve” 20 minute quickstart

New “Fusion in Resolve” 20 minute quickstart

Hot off the moviola.com presses: a 20 minute guide to get you up and running in Resolve’s new Fusion page. Been holding off taking the deep dive into…

Up and running with Apple Motion…in 20 minutes

Up and running with Apple Motion…in 20 minutes

For a lot of editors, After Effects is overkill but the rudimentary motion graphics tools in their NLE of choice just don’t cut it. Apple’s Motion…

Editing Action: a new course on moviola.com

Editing Action: a new course on moviola.com

While editing dialogue is a vital skill in filmmaking, it can be argued that editing action is even more important. After all, what separates a movie from a radio play…

Basic Structure of a Screenplay – free course

Basic Structure of a Screenplay – free course

Good story is vital to filmmaking, regardless of whether you’re creating a documentary, reality TV, or a screenplay for a dramatic scripted show. So many content creators fall…

Compression: the editor’s secret weapon for taming audio

Compression: the editor’s secret weapon for taming audio

Far too many editors are afraid to touch audio tools like parametric EQ and compression. It’s unfortunate, since the fundamentals are easy to grasp and the payoff is immediate…