Philip Brubaker

Video Essayist and Indie Filmmaker. Eight of my video essays were named as Best of the Year in a 2019 poll by the British Film Institute and Sight & Sound Magazine.

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Pitch Box

The Pitch Box is a open call for you to pitch an idea you have for a video essay. Interested in the way Kubrick uses color in A Clockwork Orange or how to use dialogue in an opening scene? Tell us what you want to see.

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Our goal is to get your pitches made, either by creators or as 8hours original content, coming soon to our site.

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