What surprised me most from the audiences was how difficult it was for them to follow the opening. Originally we opened on the pharmacy – David, our hero, is tired (pale, dark circles, unkempt hair) and he’s staring at laxatives. It should be a funny image, right? But it wasn’t. The small people I tested […]

Rodents on Turntables – @LiveNation from Division of Labor on Vimeo. Sometimes I come across things that are so outrageous I just can’t help myself but laugh.  Not everything in life needs to be about cameras.  Nor does life have to be always so dang serious.  As we get older, we think we forget a […]

Understand Music from finally. on Vimeo. Music is a good thing. Without it, few of our film projects would work.  Music is one of those absolutely foundational elements in good cinema.  Music can be, and often is, fitted neatly into the background of a film as a trigger to subliminal emotions in the viewer,most often […]

Have you ever seen a TV or stage set of a room? Have you been to a live play?  There are usually 3 walls – the back wall and 2 side walls. The fourth wall is presumed to be there, but it’s invisible – it what the audience is watching the play or TV show […]