Posts under Tag: Film
Thinking Ahead of the Game: Pre-Production

Hola! This is Mike and I want to share with you an overall look at the first meeting with our director Peter D. Marshall for Cinderella.

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Our First Post-Production Meeting!

The hardest part of film making is FINALLY over…or so we thought.  We had our first post-production meeting today and we met our composer and credit artist.Worried about what initially WAS the old post production schedule, we quickly took action and wanted to get this rough cut done.  The process took just a couple of days and in which we [...]

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I am your servant, I am your servant great C’Thulhu
Part of "Cthulhu Team"

On Tuesday September 14th around 7 p.m., I became a servant of the Old One the Great C’Thulhu. As many of you know our Project Space Squid was to produce a short film with an interactive part based on the stories of the great mind of H.P Lovecraft and as you guessed, I was producing along with Patsy Tomkins, “The [...]

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The character of Erich Zann is coming to life…
Picture 1

There are 4 phases that need to be completed to finish your product -  pre-production, production, post-production,  and distribution. I am proud to say that our pre-production and production phases have been completed successfully. We now need to keep working to complete the remaining tasks. First of all, we needed to do a rough cut and a Visual FX break [...]

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Half way to go!
group shot

So, there’s been so much talk about the movie but what about the iPad application? Well, I haven’t forgotten about it. Wednesday June 23th was the end of the term and we had an presentation where the five teams demonstrated their progress so far. We are excited about the reactions we received from the audience at the Zann presentation on [...]

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Zann’s shooting day 1

I’m so excited to see our movie come to life. It has been a long path since the beginning of this project – 6 weeks to be exact! Props, costumes, cast, crew and craft services are in place. Our call time is at 12:15pm. At 1pm we will start shooting “The Music of Erich Zann”. So here we are, at [...]

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A Good Old Fashioned Book Burning
burning book with C'Thulhu

We shot our footage nearly two weeks ago, and while it was great to be back on set (I’m an alumni that’s following an interactive route) I will admit that I was a little sad to not have more involvement on shoot day as I had in past student projects. Luckily for me, but not so lucky for my team, [...]

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Pre-production & storyboards!

We have been working for 4 weeks to get everything prepared for our shoot day. It looks like this is never going to end! Seriously, it has been a big challenge to find the best props/costumes to satisfy the look and feel of our movie and to accomplish all the requirements for our director, Michael Chase. My experience with the [...]

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Pitching time!

On Monday, we pitched our first concept to Sebastien, Brett, and Myron, the Senior Producers. The presentation went well, but the concept was rejected because it wasn’t well supported. The most important thing that we took away from the presentation was all of the feedback that we received from them. We learned that we need to think outside of the [...]

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Working on the ‘Erich Zann app’

This project will focus on the production of a short-film that will be part of an interactive application, based on the story ‘The Music of Erich Zann’ by H.P. Lovecraft. Please, let me introduce you to the Digital Designers and their roles on this project: Tina Chang is in charge of the Graphic Design, Nick Lenko is in charge of [...]

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