Mobile Filmmaking in Hollywood

A filmmaker using FiLMiC Pro on their smartphone is only constrained by their imagination and creativity. Of course, it wasn’t long before Hollywood came calling. Check out some of the recent Hollywood productions that have utilized FiLMiC Pro to bring their vision to screens of all sizes!

The Stunt Double

Director: Damian Chazelle

Country: USA

Synopsis: A journey through cinema history reimagined for the vertical screen. Damien Chazelle’s “The Stunt Double,” flips classic genres on their side, from action movies to silent films, spy flicks to westerns, reframing and modernizing the movie magic we know and love.


Director: Steven Soderbergh

Country: USA

Synopsis: A young woman is involuntarily committed to a mental institution, where she is confronted by her greatest fear–but is it real or a product of her delusion?

Stupid Love

Director: Daniel Askill

Country: USA

Synopsis: Gaga is back! The new music video for Lady Gaga’s single, Stupid Love, shot with FiLMiC Pro on Apple’s iPhone 11 Pro.

Mythic Quest: Quarantine Episode

Director: Rob McElhenney

Country: USA

Synopsis: With world in the middle of a pandemic, Ian and the team get together via video chat. David plays Brad in Street Fighter for a wager more than money. Poppy feels lonely.

Chinese New Year – Daughter

Director: Ted Melfi

Country: China

Synopsis: Three generations of Chinese women come together during Chinese New Year celebrations.

A Good Night

Director: Mishka Kornai

Country: USA

Synopsis: Music video for John Legend’s single, A Good Night. Shot with FiLMiC Pro for Android and a variety of flagship Samsung devices.

Snow Steam Iron

Director: Zach Snyder

Country: USA

Synopsis: Action-adventure short film from Justice League and 300 director Zack Snyder


Director: Sean Baker

Country: USA

Synopsis: A remarkable story about friendship and resilience in a side of Los Angeles few people get to see.

Lose You to Love Me

Director: Sophie Muller

Country: USA

Synopsis: Music video for Selena Gomez’s single, Lose You to Love Me.


Director: Matthew A. Cherry

Country: USA

Synopsis: Oscar-winning filmmaker Matthew A. Cherry cut his teeth on 9 Rides, his shot-on-FiLMiC feature film that follows an Uber driver on New Year’s Eve, the busiest night of the year.

No Love Like Yours

Director: Olivia Wilde

Country: USA

Synopsis: Music video for Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeroes

Don’t Mess with Mother Earth

Director: Camp4 Collective

Country: Global

Synopsis: A series of stunning images of nature from around the world shot on an iPhone with FiLMiC Pro.

High Flying Bird

Director: Steven Soderbergh

Country: USA

Synopsis: A sports agent pitches a controversial business opportunity to a rookie basketball player during a lockout.

Three Minutes

Director: Peter Chan

Country: China

Synopsis: If your family reunion only lasts three minutes, what will you do?

Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Scene Re-creation

Director: Lukas Colombo

Country: USA

Synopsis: A re-creation of a scene from Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors shot entirely on the iPhone 11 Pro with FiLMiC Pro by Roy H. Wagner, ASC.

Best Years of a Life

Director: Claude Lelouch

Country: France

Synopsis: The follow-up to Lelouch’s Palme d’Or, Oscar, and Golden Globe-winning 1966 romantic drama “A Man and a Woman.”

The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon

Director: Jimmy Fallon

Country: USA

Synopsis: A special Tonight Show episode capturing Jimmy’s adventures around NYC on the Galaxy S10+ phone with FiLMiC Pro.

The Florida Project

Director: Sean Baker

Country: USA

Synopsis: Precocious six-year-old Moonee courts mischief and adventure with her ragtag playmates. Sean Baker’s follow-up to Tangerine was shot in 35mm with the last scene being shot with an Alpha version of our FiLMiC Log for dramatic emphasis.

#FiLMiCFest Director Profile: Cíntia Taylor Directed by Cíntia Taylor 1) What drew you to the story you and compelled you to make the wonderful film you submitted? I had always wanted to make a film about depression and suicide. I had written a couple of screenplays around that...

#FiLMiCFest Director Profile: Jon Gill 1) What drew you to the story you and compelled you to make the wonderful film you submitted? It was completely by chance. I had the opportunity to see inside the projection room when my previous documentary, a feature called Open...

#FiLMiCFest Director Profile: Jacky Chang Taipei City (dir: Jacky Chang, 2019) What drew you to the story and compelled you to make the film? I made this film because we often neglect the beauty of our surroundings, therefore, we need an outer perspective to help people be...

iPhone on Elm Street with FiLMiC Pro

Roy Wagner, ASC, re-created a scene from the horror film "A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors" on the iPhone 11 Pro using FiLMiC Pro! Check out the two videos below to see how it turned out. Spoiler alert: it looks great! Freddy...

#FiLMiCFest Director Profile: SJ van Breda

1) What drew you to the story and compelled you to make the film? I am currently working on an anthology feature of artists in my home province of KZN, South Africa (SA), shot completely on mobile filmmaking equipment. SA has a severe lack of funds and...

#FiLMiCFest Director Profile: Alessandro Zanuttigh

Over the next few weeks, we'll be profiling some of the directors of this year's #FiLMiCFest 2019 category-winning films. We kick it off this week with Italian director Alessandro Zanuttigh whose film, LA NOSTRA INTERSEZIONE, won the top prize in our "Music" category!...

#FiLMiCFest Grand Prize Winner Announced

We're thrilled to announce the Grand Prize Winner of the 2019 #FiLMiCFest Worldwide Film Festival! Congratulations to Taiwanese filmmaker Ming-Yi Liao for winning the Grand Prize in the fourth annual #FiLMiCFest Worldwide Mobile Film Festival! Ming-Yi's winning film,...

FiLMiC Pro’s Garret Gue On Tour with FiLMiC Firstlight

Photo credit: David Franklin Did you know that Garrett Gue, FiLMiC’s Quality Support Engineer, also plays bass in the Seattle band Deep Sea Diver? And that he just returned to Seattle following a successful tour opening for indie rock legends WILCO? Lucky for us,...

New Selena Gomez Music Video Shot on iPhone 11 with FiLMiC Pro

International pop star Selena Gomez shot the music video for her highly-anticipated comeback track, LOSE YOU TO LOVE ME, entirely on an iPhone 11 Pro using FiLMiC Pro! Selena Gomez - "Lose You to Love Me" Check out this quick...

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