10 Best Uses of Colour in Film

There’s a discrepancy over when colour was first introduced to film. It’s widely accepted that cult-classic The Wizard of Oz was certainly one of the first, but when it comes to THE first it depends on whether you’re looking for the first full-length film in natural colour or otherwise.

This video looks at how colour is one of the most effective tools in a storyteller’s arsenal. From fiery red, to the coldest blue, a great filmmaker knows just what colors to paint on the screen. Move over light and shadow, lets take the color wheel for a spin! Here are the very best uses of color in a movie ever!


Some video, that. We couldn’t imagine a huge blockbuster film without colour anymore. If you’re interested in film production, please click here to view our short course.


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