Music has a huge role in setting the tone of a film. And it’s odd how making an apparently small change to the music has a significant effect on a movie’s mood. Our second film, Albert, has just acquired a new soundtrack and the improvement is significant. The soundtrack we selected originally was an existing piece of music. It was… Read more »
Albert, the second short film from Zolascope, is now available to view online, over at Vimeo. Or just pop over to the Albert page… Enjoy!
The trailer for our second film, Albert, is now online at Vimeo – you can view it here. Creating a trailer is a fascinating process. Condensing the eight minutes of Albert into 26 seconds (plus four for the credits) isn’t as easy as you might think. I can’t imagine what it’s like doing the same thing for a two-hour feature…. Read more »
We thought we’d cocked it up again. Just a couple of weeks before we were due to shoot Albert, Clare did some calculating. Our storyboard had 44 camera set-ups. And given that were were to be shooting in November, that meant we’d have to stop work at about 16:30, because of losing light through the windows. Allowing for lunch, Clare… Read more »
Yep, we’re filming again. We’ve just completed the first day of shooting ‘Albert’, with one more day scheduled. Once again, the screenplay has been written by Clare, who’s also directing this time. I’m director of photography and editor. And we have a few of our ‘Impasse’ crew – Morgan once more doing sterling duty as camera assistant, and Mandy has… Read more »