Category Archives: development

Beer Meeting

This afternoon I was happily distracted and then the director called me for a beer meeting. She had a list of questions about the intention of the film. I was grumpy because as far as i’m concerned it is very clear to … Continue reading

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Visual Inspiration

There are a few clips which have really inspired what I want the film to look and be paced like. 1. Moloko’s video: The Time is Now 0 sec: the singer rises to the microphone in slow motion. I want … Continue reading

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This morning when i woke up I noticed a timeline had appeared on the wall… The five minute duration of the film represented by 5 squares number 1 to 5 on the wall. It’s a timely reminder that the clock … Continue reading

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Finding the film

In development I am looking for clear ideas to emerge… something to catch my eye. Today at the velodrome, what struck me is… There are a 100 different stories that could be told… we need to find the story that … Continue reading

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Shaping and being shaped…

So we are lined up for a visit to the Velodrome next week. It’s quite exciting because they have lots of ideas that could feed into and shape the project and this could take us in a more interesting direction … Continue reading

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The Script

Coming at the script for this movie requires close collaboration with the director. The idea sprung from her mind and i am essentially writing to a brief. So far i have asked her to visualise the film as she sees … Continue reading

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Getting Started

I’m a keen cyclist, when I came to live and work in Manchester I visited the Velodrome track and enjoyed the unique challenge of going against the usual cycling instincts. I really wanted to capture the experience somehow in a … Continue reading

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