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Discovering Martin Luther

Former Polymathlete Stephen McCaskell recently directed a spectacular documentary about the historic reformer Martin Luther. We sat down with McCaskell to talk about the techniques, trials, and achievements of telling the story of the man who sparked a 500-year schism in the global church. Polymath (PM): Stephen, can you share a bit about how and…

The Science of Storytelling

Storytelling is at the heart of what we do at Polymath. Whether we’re developing content for a book, building a presidential campaign, or making a commercial, it all starts with a story. But why stories? You don’t have to tell a story to market something…do you? As a filmmaker, I could be accused of bias, but I contend the…

Got Camera Fever? Get Back to Telling Stories

Hi, my name is Chris, and I’m a camera addict. It’s been 6 months since my last camera purchase, but even that feels like too long. I’ve purchased over 10 cameras since 2008. I have my eye on a new camera that captures the light field in any given scene and allows me to choose…