Monthly Archives: August 2011

Shooting Journal. Day off 3.

Like my day off, this post will be a catch up day. The Cat: It’s long overdue, but here’s a little more coverage of that dead cat that washed up on shore. Thanks to Jacob for setting the scene. Note: … Continue reading

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Shooting Journal. Day 12.

If it could go wrong and get in the way of shooting, it went wrong and got in the way of shooting. Today was one of those days. We were supposed to shoot a bunch of night exteriors: it poured … Continue reading

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Shooting Journal. Day 11.

I’ll subtitle this post: How we’re really making this movie. I’ve touched on this in an earlier post, but tonights work has it in the forefront of my mind. We knew going in that we would have liked two more days of … Continue reading

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Shooting Journal. Day 10.

I hate being away from set. Thats one of the biggest things I’ve learned from a producing point of view. When I’m on camera I let my producing responsibilities go, as much as I can. When I’m not on camera … Continue reading

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Shooting Journal. Day 9.

Today was a quintessential day in Independent Filmmaking.  We had a great day overall. Whereas yesterday I felt we were a bit sluggish coming off of our day off, today we hit the ground running.  (This is another manifestation of the day … Continue reading

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Shooting Journal. Day 8.

We, with the exception of one shot, have wrapped the interior of the restaurant.  We split our day today between day and night, utilizing a 2pm to 2am call in order to pick up a couple day exteriors and a … Continue reading

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Shooting Journal. Day Off 2.

Today we had our 2nd day off on the film. It’s smack in the middle of a run of overnight shoots, which is a little tough on the body.  I prefer to get used to working the overnights and stay … Continue reading

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