Storytellers

Storytellers

is creating Video Essays

33

patrons

$99

per Video Essay

Hi! We're Lars and Thomas, two best friends from Amsterdam and the two guys behind Storytellers. We strive to enhance your appreciation of film by extracting meaning from story. Our study at the University of Amsterdam has given us the tools to analyse movies to their core, and with this channel we strive to share our insights and perspectives for you to enjoy.

We believe that by analyzing meaning and archetype from story, we look for lessons of the human experience that have spanned throughout the ages. 



Patreon is really the bloodline of any channel nowadays. Especially those that work with copyright sensitive material and at times (apparently) sensitive topics. Demonetization and censoring have become a real issue on the platform so this is where we have to make our stand.
We genuinely want to grow this YouTube channel into something special. With Patreon we hope to give back to our community, and ultimately realize our goal to make this our full time job .


Each contribution however small will allow us to spend more time researching, editing, learning and improving our videos. We will also re-invest into our hardware for better quality sound and hopefully even animation.
Tiers
The Casual Filmlover
$1 or more per Video Essay only 27 left
Get more involved with the channel,
  • Access to our next video topic
  • Automatic Access to 2 blocked video essays on Juno & Moonrise Kingdom
The Film Student
$3 or more per Video Essay only 19 left
  • Rewards above 
  • 2 Storytellers stickers (after 1 video supported)  
The Film Connaisseur
$5 or more per Video Essay only 18 left
  • All the rewards above. 
  • Access to our the text channel of our dedicated Discord server in which we can hangout and talk film
Includes Discord rewards
The Film Professor
$10 or more per Video Essay only 9 left
  • All the rewards above
  • Access to dedicated Discord text & voice channel in which we can hangout and talk film
  • Additionally, we can offer our guidance if you need help starting up your own channel, want a second opinion on a script or are looking to learn how we analyze film.
  • Patreon credits at the end of each video 
Includes Discord rewards
Goals
$99 of $100 per Video Essay
Our next goal
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Hi! We're Lars and Thomas, two best friends from Amsterdam and the two guys behind Storytellers. We strive to enhance your appreciation of film by extracting meaning from story. Our study at the University of Amsterdam has given us the tools to analyse movies to their core, and with this channel we strive to share our insights and perspectives for you to enjoy.

We believe that by analyzing meaning and archetype from story, we look for lessons of the human experience that have spanned throughout the ages. 



Patreon is really the bloodline of any channel nowadays. Especially those that work with copyright sensitive material and at times (apparently) sensitive topics. Demonetization and censoring have become a real issue on the platform so this is where we have to make our stand.
We genuinely want to grow this YouTube channel into something special. With Patreon we hope to give back to our community, and ultimately realize our goal to make this our full time job .


Each contribution however small will allow us to spend more time researching, editing, learning and improving our videos. We will also re-invest into our hardware for better quality sound and hopefully even animation.

Recent posts by Storytellers

Tiers
The Casual Filmlover
$1 or more per Video Essay only 27 left
Get more involved with the channel,
  • Access to our next video topic
  • Automatic Access to 2 blocked video essays on Juno & Moonrise Kingdom
The Film Student
$3 or more per Video Essay only 19 left
  • Rewards above 
  • 2 Storytellers stickers (after 1 video supported)  
The Film Connaisseur
$5 or more per Video Essay only 18 left
  • All the rewards above. 
  • Access to our the text channel of our dedicated Discord server in which we can hangout and talk film
Includes Discord rewards
The Film Professor
$10 or more per Video Essay only 9 left
  • All the rewards above
  • Access to dedicated Discord text & voice channel in which we can hangout and talk film
  • Additionally, we can offer our guidance if you need help starting up your own channel, want a second opinion on a script or are looking to learn how we analyze film.
  • Patreon credits at the end of each video 
Includes Discord rewards