Here’s why filmmakers should think about giving away their bonus features for free.(via futureoffilm)
21 episodes of television, a feature film, seven short films, over 35+ dailies on nearly a dozen different programmes, 12 days of commercials including a huge campaign for The National Lottery and a beautiful daughter, and I produced a little short film …
A blog post about my year. 2013 was a good one.
In case you missed it, this is a short films I worked on, before Christmas with Papertwin, Mike Staniforth and Ironbird. There wasn’t any dialogue to record, but I did request that we got a lot of wildtracks and location sound effects to sit nicely under the music.
I’ll write a blog post soon on ryanmcmurray.com detailing some on the additional stuff we recorded.
Walter Dymond, groundskeeper of Harold Lloyd’s estate, Greenacres, with the Lloyd Christmas tree. He was responsible for the construction of the Christmas tree from two trees (wiring the branches of one into the other), and placed the ornaments where Mr Lloyd directed. Harold and his wife Mildred decorated it every year from Thanksgiving to Christmas Eve, and collected thousands of ornaments for it from all over the world. It was 20 feet tall, 9 feet wide and almost 30 feet around. The tree was fire-proofed and remained up, all year ‘round. - (1972)
Wow. Christmas Tree 2.0.
We don’t know how he visits all the boys and girls each year, but I’m told he did it again! Merry Christmas from all involved with Debut.
Here’s a photo of Santa flying across Australia…
I’ve put together a list of 50 great YouTube–Vimeo channels and playlists for filmmakers and cinephiles, screenwriters and storytellers, movie buffs and film aficionados. Enjoy, and happy Christmas!
- William Forsche
- Cinephilia — The best of Vimeo
- PAL|Soundtrack Specialist
- Documentales Olvidados
- BAFTA Guru
- Kanal von cinematographos
- Filmman CineMix
- Volodymyr Bilyk
- Sticking Place Films
- Grindhouse141’s channel
- DarkInc Artist
- Elkemonkey’s channel
- Movie Docs
- Neil Bowyer
- Brunette Diablo
- Documentary channel
- Fart Flavoured
- Interviews & Serials
- Daniel Paul
- 35 Mm — A Group For Cinephiles
- welaughatstupidshit’s channel
- Writers Guild Foundation
- simonethedog’s channel
- TIFF: Film Master Classes
- ronbeadle’s channel
- Directors Series With John A. Gallagher
- TheNightLoner55’s channel
- The Film Society of Lincoln Center
- The Seventh Art
- The DP/30 channel
- Charlie Kaufman channel
- PaulKuK0’s channel
- La cosa empezó así
As with all great film-related documentaries, it invokes the sensation of wanting to watch more — seek out what you haven’t seen, revisit those works you love — and just luxuriate in them.