Archive for January, 2011

FIND YOUR VOICE

FIND YOUR VOICE

Why? Because it doesn’t matter if it’s a film a book or a loaf of bread – when something’s imbued with its creator’s voice that’s when it has soul. Since I work almost entirely in a documentary format there are two things that represent my voice: what I write and what I use. To find […]


EDITING – Let’s start with the end

EDITING - Let's start with the end

When I started as a film editor at 60 MINUTES, my father, who’d never been quite sure what I did for a living, was trying to explain to friends that I was an editor which ” uuhh means I guess you cut out the bad parts isn’t that it?” I said, “No, Dad, I select the best […]


MAKE MOVIES YOURSELF

MAKE MOVIES YOURSELF

All the stories you see here – everything was shot, edited, written, produced and starred in by me. It’s not that I’m THAT vain it’s just the only way i can work and anyway crews and all that equipment are a drag. So what I know is how to work with a small  camera and […]