The Itch

10 08 2012

This summer has gone by quickly. Last post I reflected on the fact that I can’t highlight any notable experiences this summer. I also realised something else: I had not yet filmed anything.

Every summer I at least try to make the effort to film something. Not actually finish it, mind you. I still have a footage from two other movies that will probably never see the light of day. But it’s good to scratch the creative Itch at least once a year- to dream up scripts, create a plot, scrounge for props, make do, coerce actors, shoot angles, run out of time, edit into something coherent. The process is almost more fun than the actual product.

But here it was, August already, and summer was running out. I needed to scratch the Itch, and soon.

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New Video! and Short Film News

5 01 2012

Well, we have finally hashed out the basic idea/script for our short film project. With only 2 weeks to shoot and edit it, this month will be stressful!

Until then, here’s my latest completed video to tide you over


Short Film Announcement!

19 12 2011

Iowa’s Speech program has added a brand new category- short films.

Holy euphoria, Batman!

This is a very exciting opportunity for me. Now I’ll actually have actors that are interested in being committed. I know it’s not actual adults, but it’s the next best thing.

Currently I am refining script ideas. We’ll see where this goes! More updates to come.
Nope, take that back. Wanna know how the film failed? Then read this follow-up article that thoroughly explains how we screwed up, so that you don’t mess up too!