1. Camera Holograms: You can learn how to create a hologram with only glass, mirrors, fog, mist, steam and a projector with the new how-to video from special effects expert Joey Shanks. Read more about it here.

2. Viewster Online Film Fest: Viewster, the VOD platform, is now accepting calls for submissions into its festival with films, series and teasers of no less than three minutes long. Read more about it here.

3. New Netflix-Acquired Documentary: Sundance film and human rights documentary "E-Team" has just gotten a distribution deal with Netflix, with hopes for Oscar glory. Read more about it here.

4. Disney Robots: Disney scientists have created "Pixelbots," which consists of tiny two-wheeled robots that move across a surface to create real-time animation. Read more about it here.

5. Indies on Netflix: The movie streaming site now brings on a slew of new independent films to watch online. Read more about it here.