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August 2, 2014 at 1:19pm
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Recently filmed a short music video. There’s a bit of a Wes Anderson influence in there, though it’s most apparent in the typeface used.

July 24, 2014 at 12:21pm
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Master Post: The Top 11 Zombie Films →

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Zombies have been done to death. From The Walking Dead to World War Z, zombies are as popular as ever – and maybe even a bit too popular. But from Haitian voodoo to viral infections, the subgenre has had enormous staying power. Forget the zombies in movies and on TV right now – here’s a…

July 17, 2014 at 11:22am
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The FIFF is finally here! $1000 Cash Prize… Submit now!
Submission requirements:
Short films only
Film requirements: 12 minutes or less 
Still of final image (graphic requirements) 
Synopsis (50 words max) 
Filmmaker details/contact 
One submission per film
URL access with password 
Any completion date but must be less than 2 years to qualify for a prize
Any language (subbed to Eng) no particular emphasis on the final image necessary
Submissions open until September 15, 2014
Send to submit@finalimagefilms.comQuestions? info@finalimagefilms.com

thefinalimage:

The FIFF is finally here! $1000 Cash Prize… Submit now!

Submission requirements:

  • Short films only
  • Film requirements: 12 minutes or less 
  • Still of final image (graphic requirements)
  • Synopsis (50 words max) 
  • Filmmaker details/contact 
  • One submission per film
  • URL access with password 
  • Any completion date but must be less than 2 years to qualify for a prize
  • Any language (subbed to Eng) no particular emphasis on the final image necessary
  • Submissions open until September 15, 2014

Send to submit@finalimagefilms.com
Questions? info@finalimagefilms.com

June 12, 2014 at 9:42am
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Bad Bitches | 2014 | dir. Ben Olivas

The story follows a group of women that aim to protect fellow women from assault and rape - but through more unconventional means. It’s basically Fight Club meets Thelma and Louise.

(First time trying to make gifs for tumblr. Harder than I thought it would be - they’re really not generous with file size. Might add a part 2 to this later - there’s a number of really cool shots.)

June 9, 2014 at 3:18pm
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Brazil, 1985 (dir. Terry Gilliam)

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Brazil, 1985 (dir. Terry Gilliam)

June 2, 2014 at 8:08pm
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Female-named hurricanes kill more than male hurricanes because people don’t respect them, study finds →

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May 31, 2014 at 1:35pm
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A Fighter’s Heart (dir. Nicholas G. Baldwin, 2014) [Trailer]

I’m part of an upcoming short film about a veteran who pursues MMA as a way to cope with PTSD. There’s some really gorgeous cinematography in there, check it out.

May 23, 2014 at 11:24pm
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Reblogged from vmagazine

vmagazine:

Surreal-Utopian Worlds: photo collages by NYC-based creative director / designer ©MGvisual (MG)

Unlike much imagery you’ll find today, she uses no computer editing to create her highly detailed works.

all images©mgvisual - (prints available upon request)

(Source: vmagazine, via shorelinedpoison)

May 20, 2014 at 4:45pm
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Fake Criterion Collection cover for Wes Craven’s A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984).

3:17pm
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Stills from a short film I’m working on. We’ve had some production hiccups, but for the most part everything is going well. Best way I can describe it is as a cross between Fight Club and Thelma and Louise.

April 26, 2014 at 10:21pm
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April 21, 2014 at 5:59pm
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My sister recorded a ukulele cover of Chip Skylark’s “My Shiny Teeth and Me.”

February 25, 2014 at 10:52am
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Black Principal (a sound project)

STARRING CHRIS ROCK

February 10, 2014 at 2:53pm
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I took these pictures for a class project.