How To Disable FilmMaker Mode? (On Any TV Model)

The steps to turn off Filmmaker Mode on a TV may vary depending on the brand.

Most of the time, the setting for motion smoothing/Filmmaker is likely under the picture settings, but exactly where it’s located is going to change from manufacturer to manufacturer.

To turn off Filmmaker Mode,

  • Go to Settings
  • All Settings
  • Picture
  • Additional Settings
  • FILMMAKER MODE Auto Change
  • Select off

That’s it…

For Sony TVs, press the Settings button on your TV remote, select Picture Mode > Picture Options, then switch TruMotion from the smooth setting to OFF.

For LG TVs, Filmmaker Mode is embedded in the coding for Amazon Prime Video, ensuring the motion filter is disabled while watching Prime Video movies and shows.

To turn off Filmmaker Mode on an LG smart TV,

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Select Advanced or Options
  3. Turn off Auto for Filmmaker Mode

Filmmaker Mode disables post-processing to display movies and TV shows as intended by the filmmaker.

It turns off motion smoothing, sharpening, and noise reduction.


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