"Fun Etc" Miniseries - Part 5

"Fun Etc" Miniseries - Part 5

We're back with part five of our "Fun Etc" miniseries. We pick up two months from Sophie's first day of principle photography, to find out what's been happening since our last episode. We chat about how she's gone in her second block of shooting, what kind of toll the film has been taking on the rest of her life, and what she sees as the future of this project.

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Indie Filmmaking Workshop with Clayton Jacobson

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Clayton Jacobson is an Australian Film Producer, Director, Writer, Editor and Actor. A devotee of the collaborative spirit, Clayton has directed Feature Film, Short Film, TV Series, Documentary, Web Series, Music Video and TVCs, many of which have won awards around the world. His debut film KENNY, was the Australian box office and critically acclaimed smash hit feature comedy of 2006.  
 
Clayton’s Indy Filmmaking Workshop is the perfect introduction to the art of low budget filmmaking.  Using his successful feature film Kenny as a template, Clayton will delve into writing techniques, pre-production, securing locations, working with actors and non-actors, production tools, shooting styles, lighting, post-production, finding your audience and marketing techniques.    
  
Clayton will show clips and examples of some of his preparation and production techniques, including tools used to promote his work to a wide audience.  
   
This course is not to be missed!

 

The workshop will take place SATURDAY 14tth NOVEMBER, 12noon - 6pm.  
Location Melbourne CDB - TBC.
Cost per head is $200 (students $150)

Please contact Nicole Bardy on: nicolebardy@hotmail.com or M: 0413 305 963
for more information and to secure your place in the workshop.

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Chris Pahlow

Chris Pahlow is an independent writer/director currently in post-production on his debut feature film PLAY IT SAFE. Chris has been fascinated with storytelling since he first earned his pen license and he’s spent the last ten years bringing stories to life through music videos, documentaries, and short films.

"Fun Etc" Miniseries - Part 4

"Fun Etc" Miniseries - Part 4

Welcome to part three of our "Fun Etc" miniseries. Chris stopped by to chat with writer/director Sophie Townsend at the end of her 10th day of shooting, which marked the end of the first block of production. Initially, Sophie was hoping to shoot the entire film in these 10 days, but is now planning an additional 5 days to get the rest of the film in the can.

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"Fun Etc" Miniseries - Part 3

"Fun Etc" Miniseries - Part 3

Welcome to part three of our "Fun Etc" miniseries. Chris stopped by to chat with writer/director Sophie Townsend on their day off on Saturday the 12th of September, after four days of shooting. They discussed what challenges the cast & crew have faced so far, including how to deal with things like kissing, sex, & nudity in a film. 

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"Fun Etc" Miniseries - Part 2

"Fun Etc" Miniseries - Part 2

Welcome to part two of our "Fun Etc" miniseries. Chris stopped by set on their first day of shooting to chat with writer/director Sophie, DP Nathan Barillaro, and AD Jenni Townsend. They went over the challenges they’ve faced so far, the film’s visual style, their approach to coverage & improvisation, and lots more. 

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