Howdy folks! Rebecca thought it might interest some of you to learn what we’re planning for the movie on the technical side, so here goes: At this point, I’m bouncing back and forth between 2 different cameras- the Canon 5D3 and C100. The 5D is much cheaper to rent- about $900 cheaper over the course … Continue reading Tech Stuff
I write to you from the trenches of pre-production. Hello! (hello hello hello…echoes) We are completely buried in scheduling and last minute casting, arranging locations, finding/creating props, and beyond. It’s a lot of emailing and making lists. Lots and lots of lists. Little pieces of paper taped to the wall in the bedroom so that I … Continue reading Art and Business
I’ve been asking myself for years now: Why do I want to do this anyway? I’m always coming up with more answers. Here are a couple that last. Are you ready for a feminist rant? I swear, I’ll be brief as I can. For now. When I was a teenager and later in college, I didn’t see anyone … Continue reading Why I Want to Make Movies
Our Indiegogo Campaign that is. Thank you so much to everyone who shared it and to those who donated – thank you thank you! It’s a small but mighty beginning with a lot of glorious positive energy behind it. If you were thinking of donating yesterday, do it today! Good karma, love from us, nifty little prizes, … Continue reading It’s Out There
I’m writing to you smack dab in the middle of our shoot for Cam Companion. It’s been such a great experience/whirlwind so far, and we have a long but exciting night ahead of us. We’re getting reacquainted with this whole process as it’s been over a year now since we first shot Winter Guest. I’m … Continue reading Mid-shoot
Can I start by saying that it’s 79 degrees out right now? No? Because everyone in Wisconsin and elsewhere Wintry will kill me? Okay. I take it back. Not true at all. Besides, there is work to be done. Endless. Endless. But there is coffee. And Pilot Precise V5 black pens and clean notebook paper. … Continue reading Updates / Mental Chaos
You’ve found us online! We’ve found ourselves online! Welcome. We’re excited. This is completely new territory and a little scary. The site will be ever-evolving as we dip further into the pool of technology and the inter-web. I (Rebecca) am aiming to write about the process of filmmaking – the lessons learned, the joys, the … Continue reading A New Website!