Sound: Inspiration

I will be recording the audio separately on a Marantz because it will give the dialogue a much richer sound than if we used an external microphone with the Canon 60D. As the film is a comedy, I have been looking at ways that sound is used to comic effect in British films and TV.…

Script Read Through

  Minutes Meeting: 3 hours On Sunday we had a script read through with the cast before our first shoot on Tuesday. The scene we ran through was the opening scene at the estate agents. The cast did a brilliant job and after running through the written script a couple of times they started to…

Cast & Crew Meeting (18th Jan)

So on Saturday Jan18th we had the first official cast and crew meeting to discuss characters, plot and shooting dates. After going over the characters arcs for each character as well as some background and influences we feel that the cast and even ourselves are much more confident with what we’re attempting to do. A…

Edgar Wright’s Comedy Advice.

So after sending in a couple of tweets to a Q&A with Edgar Wright not expecting anything, we were very surprised to actually get a response! After asking for tips on comedy writing, the Spaced & Shaun Of The Dead helmer gave us some very sound advice which will be put into use with our…

First Auditions

On Tuesday this week (November 19th) we held our first auditions. Whilst not as many people turned up as we hoped, we learnt that this was probably down to us organising it for the centre of Bristol at 5pm. So any further auditions will be a more negotiable time slots! However, we still had a…

Casting Call Response

Casting Call Response Here we have an updated casting response from Star now. We are looking forward to meeting each person at our auditions next Tuesday. ¬†We want to see all of the actors at the same time so we can see how they work with different people, thus forming a good relationship of screen…