• Sarah E. Mason

Snyder School on Netflix: An Inside look at the creative process behind ARMY OF THE DEAD



LEARN THE GROUNDBREAKING CREATIVE FILMMAKING PROCESS OF DIRECTOR ZACK SNYDER WITH FOUR EPISODE NETFLIX FILM CLUB YOUTUBE SERIES 'SNYDER SCHOOL'


Netflix has released the first episode of a four episode series called 'Snyder School', where Army of The Dead director Zack Snyder will open a window into his groundbreaking creative process as a filmmaker - from writing and storyboards, all the way through color and editing.


The series, which will be available exclusively on the Netflix Film Club on YouTube, will look at how he built the world of Army of The Dead and many of the other films that he has brought to life. Also delving into the lessons he's learned in terms of craft, this is the ultimate Zack Snyder film school.


The first episode on how Zack Snyder approaches opening title sequences is now live, with the remaining episodes going live in the coming weeks.


The full 'Snyder School' release schedule:


'Snyder School' Episode 1 | Opening Titles | May 24, 2021 Release

Zack Snyder explores how he approaches opening title sequences, as a way to establish the tone and world of a film


'Snyder School' Episode 2 | Lights, Camera, Action | May 27, 2021 Release

How Zack Snyder uses cinematography, and how he approaches choreographing and shooting action scenes


'Snyder School' Episode 3 | Making the Cut | June 1, 2021 Release

Zack Snyder explains how he uses editing, color, music and sound design in his films


'Snyder School' Episode 4 | World Building | June 7, 2021 Release

All of Zack's films have involved an alternate universe, whether it's superheroes, zombies, or a comic book reality. How does he approach building a cinematic universe?


Presented by Netflix Film Club, 'Snyder School' is the first series in what will be an ongoing initiative of Netflix filmmaker deep dives, called 'How to Make Movies'.



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ARMY OF THE DEAD


Directed By, Cinematography by | Zack Snyder

Story By | Zack Snyder

Written By | Zack Snyder, Shay Hatten, Joby Harold

Produced By | Deborah Snyder, Wesley Coller, Zack Snyder

Cast | Dave Bautista, Ella Purnell, Omari Hardwick, Ana De La Reguera, Theo Rossi,

Matthias Schweighöfer, Nora Arnezeder, Hiroyuki Sanada, and Garret Dillahunt, Tig

Notaro, Raúl Castillo, Huma S. Qureshi, Samantha Win, Richard Cetrone, Michael Cassidy