Epics

Largescale, sweeping in scope, and full of spectacle, learn more about how filmmakers pull off these mythic, legendary, and often extravagant stories.
Roma: The Beauty We Overlook
By The Take by ScreenPrism
Alfonso Cuarón's "Roma" is a Cinematic Masterpiece
By Film Radar
Kingdom of Heaven | A Kingdom of Conscience, or Nothing - Kant's Moral Philosophy
By Like Stories of Old
Gladiator — The Birth of the Modern Epic
By A Matter of Film
Gladiator | Turning Spectacle into a Meaningful Story
By Like Stories of Old
History Buffs: Lawrence of Arabia
By History Buffs
Kingdom of Heaven | Why the Director's Cut is Better
By Film Radar
Ran - Renegade Cut
By Renegade Cut
Seven Samurai - Drama Through Action
By Channel Criswell
How David Lean Created Ali’s Mesmerizing Entrance | Lawrence of Arabia
By CinemaTyler
Lighting Masterclass || Billy Williams || Masterclass
By CookeOpticsTV
Roma - Creating a Moment
By Screened
How “Roma” (2018) Utilizes Symbolism + Historical Politics
By LA CINEASTE
The Philosophy of Stoicism | Gladiator
By practicable
051. Alexander (dir. Oliver Stone) Video Essay
By Kevin B. Lee
1923: How Cecil B Demille Created the Blueprint for the Biblical Epic
By One Hundred Years of Cinema
A Brief Histoy of Japanese Cinema
By Film By Firing Squad
A Bug's Life Is LITERALLY Seven Samurai
By BREADSWORD
Academy Conversations: Roma
By Oscars
Fitzcarraldo: The Un-Making of a Masterpiece
By Fandor
History Buffs: Alexander Revisited
By History Buffs
History Buffs: Braveheart
By History Buffs
History Buffs: Gladiator
By History Buffs
History Buffs: Kingdom of Heaven
By History Buffs
How Archetypal Manhood Properly Confronts the Brutality of Life—Gladiator Pt. 1
By Gary Nuila
How to Tell a Visual Story | Technique Breakdown with Larry Fong, ASC
By Indy Mogul
Ideal Manhood to the Bottom and Back — The Story of Joseph of Egypt — Gladiator Pt. 3
By Gary Nuila
Ideal Manhood's Hostile Brother — The Story of Cain and Abel — Gladiator Pt.2
By Gary Nuila
Kingdom of Heaven | Addendum: Why Balian won the Battle for Jerusalem
By Like Stories of Old
Kingdom of Heaven - Renegade Cut
By Renegade Cut
Notes On Style: Roma
By Take Me To Your Cinema
Roma: Análisis
By A Matter of Film
Roma - Oscar Nominated Script Breakdown
By Tyler Mowery
'ROMA' Press Conference | Alfonso Cuarón, Yalitza Aparicio & Marina de Tavira | NYFF56
By Film at Lincoln Center
Seven Samurai - A Lesson In Storytelling
By Jack's Movie Reviews
Spartacus – Renegade Cut
By Renegade Cut
Stanley Kubrick: Spartacus & Kirk Douglas Years (The Directors Series) - Indie Film Hustle
By Indie Film Hustle
Stoicism in Gladiator – Meditations II
By Like Stories of Old
The Panavision Sphero Panatar Lens - Lawrence of Arabia
By Vashi Nedomansky
Why Roma is Important
By Moisés Feliciano