Filmmaker ? | Thunder Road | The Wolf of Snow Hollow | The Beta Test ?| Los Angeles ? Sundance | SXSW | Deauville
Hell yeah Emma! this made my morning, congrats! Proud of you.
First Idea: We're geniuses. Second Draft: We're idiots. Third: This could work? Fourth: This isn't funny anymore. Final: Maybe I'm a fraud? On set: We'll make it work/I'm definitely a fraud. Editing room: We need reshoots. TV Interviewer: "It was such a strong script."
I want somebody to make a "Sleepy peaceful cinema" letterboxd list. I'd add The Castle and My Beautiful Girl Mari to it.
Recording a screenplay as a podcast with music and sound design has been a wonderful way for me to be less of a nuisance to people. It’s also helped me realize what wasn’t working in the films before we made them.
It’s 4 years tomorrow that Astronaut Jim Halsell killed Jayla and Niomi James in his 2nd DUI without conviction. His lawyers have pushed the trial repeatedly to minimize media attention, don’t let them. Their parents Parnell and Latrice deserve justice. #justiceforjaylaandniomi
Filmmaking is democratized. Inexpensive gear, software, crowd-equity and distribution platforms now allow indie filmmakers to compete at the Hollywood level with better, riskier stories. I cannot wait to see what y’all make this decade. Let’s raise the bar!!!