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Rocko Time

July 25th, 2009 · 2 Comments

I’ve been casted in “Southland Of The Heart,” a Todd Tinkham production. I’ve acted a few times and enjoy it but working for Todd should be fun. I’ve been asked to play Rocko, a clerk in a gas station country store. My role, I get to catch a customer who steals from […]

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Over The GW

July 20th, 2009 · No Comments

A powerful feature film based on actual events in the life of the filmmaker, writer/director Nick Gaglia’s Over the GW tells the tale of two Bronx siblings whose desperate mother takes them across the GW Bridge to New Jersey in hopes that a revolutionary rehabilitation program will be the key to their recovery. Tony (George […]

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Free Film Releases and Documents

June 11th, 2009 · No Comments

When I was preparing for The Corporate Assassin shoot this past Sunday I found a useful site that has all the documents that I needed for the shoot.

Talent Release
Location Release
Call Sheet
Cast & Crew Contact sheets

And more check it out.

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Free Screening of Dogs of Chinatown

May 15th, 2009 · No Comments

If you live in the Triad, NC, I suggest you come out and see an independent film that was shot exclusively in the Triad. Micah, Blake, and myself worked endlessly on this feature and would like to share it with you. The screening is on Tuesday night in Winston-Salem, NC @ 9 PM. […]

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Next Step For Shadow Ops

January 26th, 2009 · No Comments

My good friend Blake Faucette, Producer of Dogs of Chinatown, is gearing up for his next film Shadow Ops. I will be working close with Blake on this feature. Our talent freak, Rick Burnett wrote the script with enthusiasm and passion. Blake, Micah, Rick and I are all going to be […]

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What To Charge

January 7th, 2009 · No Comments

I got an email from a fellow documentary filmmaker interested in using some footage from my documentary, “Greensboro’s Child“. My documentary deals with the Greensboro Massacre, in which 5 anti klan protesters were shot and killed during a “Death to the Klan” rally on November 3rd, 1979.
The footage he is inquiring about is of […]

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Red One Vs Film

November 19th, 2008 · 49 Comments

I invite all voices to please join in on this conversation. I really need some solid evidence in order to back your opinion. Let’s discuss it like this… First and foremost, which camera should I shoot with? Next, what budget range should you shoot with the Red or 35mm film?
The Red […]

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Short Film Friday: Pencil Face

September 26th, 2008 · No Comments

If I found this pencil I would’ve whooped some ass in pencil fighting. That just shows where my mind was when I was a kid. I actually sawed of the end of a shovel and my day drilled the center hollow and placed led in the middle. We shaved and sanded it […]

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The Next Great American Martial Arts Film… Beat Down Boogie

August 28th, 2008 · 2 Comments

BEAT DOWN BOOGIE pre-production diary 1 from All Aces Media on Vimeo.
Any questions?

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That’s A Wrap… Back To Work

July 2nd, 2008 · No Comments

One of the coolest things to see when you wrap a production is seeing the smile on the director’s face. I know what it feels like… it is amazing. The film is off to the editing bay and it should turn out great.
The Last Day
We had to mount a camera […]

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