Archive for Preproduction

Gabriela Manrique: Set Photographer

Gabriela Manrique: Set Photographer

Born in Perú, Gabriela’s parents moved to the United States in August 1988, looking to start a new life in hopes of new opportunities for their 2 children. They settled in Jamaica Queens, New York.  With little English, Gabriela made friends, went to school and…

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Goose is aboard!

Goose is aboard!

John “Goose” Siragusa has just joined the team for the “Gas Mask”  as Assistant Director.  His experience is going to be invaluable to this production.  We are so happy to have him aboard.  John Siragusa has been in the film and television business since 2001. …

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Jeff is scoring “Gas Mask”

Jeff is scoring “Gas Mask”

This is my good friend Jeff.  He is an incredible musician and has agreed to score my project.  I feel so lucky that so many talented people are coming together for this and I feel confident about the music now that he is involved. Jeff…

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Back on Gas Mask

Back on Gas Mask

Today got up early and got together at the Humungoid Film studio in White Plains with Thomas and Helio to record a little blurb for our kick starter video for The Housesitter movie, we shot last month to raise money for post production. That went…

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Photo shoot in the B.. the R.. the O.. the O.. K

Photo shoot in the B.. the R.. the O.. the O.. K

We went out to Brooklyn this weekend to a photo shoot for some promo pics for “Gas Mask”. It was so much fun.  We packed the car up with props and the fam, hit Dunkin for some coffee and hit the road in the morning. …

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Concept Art: BLAM!!!

Concept Art: BLAM!!!

We have been hard at work on the storyboards for our new film short The Gas Mask (working title).  Some of those will be posted soon, but for now I thought it would be nice to share with you our first piece of concept art. …

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First script reading

First script reading

Today we did our first script reading for Gas Mask. I set up shop in the dining room and got a video feed up via ichat on the laptop for Chris to join since he is in Chicago. We also set up the HVX on…

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Storyboard apps on our iPad

Storyboard apps on our iPad

Well, we have an iPad ladies and gentleman. I have been looking forward to getting my hands on one since last year and I do have to say that after about a week with it, I am very happy. It definitely facilitates my workflow. I…

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