R’ha

The Sci-Fi short has been recently utilised as a calling card for the artists , technicians and director involved in the film. There are an increasing number of shorts out there that fall into this category. These films follow a basic pattern. There is a heavy and usually very impressive CGI element and a single…

Paperman

Occasionally a piece of cinema comes along that reminds just why you fell in love with it in the first place. These moments are the reason why you watch all sorts of rubbish in the hope that it may have just one redeeming sequence to bring home to you just how powerful a medium cinema…

Find Your Place

Film is the perfect medium for getting a message across. Used wisely and creatively, film can take you on a global journey or focus on the smallest detail. If done well it will fill you with wonder. If not you will soon forget it. A challenge for a film maker working on a feature-length project.…

Cameron Stone: Legendary Actor

In these harsh times the pressures on short  film makers is immense. Not only are they faced with the ongoing artistic challenges involved with producing entertaining, accessible films they also have to be hard-nosed business people with the ability to squeeze as much as possible out of what is usually minuscule budgets. For some these pressures are…

El Vendedor de Humo

Short films, especially animated ones, are often used as calling cards to highlight and promote the talents of the film makers. The best are often chock full of ideas and totally meticulous in their construction and execution. To reach as wide an audience as possible they should be accessible and entertaining. One recent example of this is…

Zombie Asockalypse (2009)

The perennial question for film makers is how to make their latest offering unique. In an overly crowded market place they need a hook to hang their product on. Something that will entice people to watch and enjoy their film. Over the years the most innovative thinking has been done by horror film makers. With small budgets…