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…

Screenplays

One thing we have been using to help us is the two interactive screenplays available online for Shaun Of The Dead and Hot Fuzz, both feature very specific scene direction and deliberate character interaction that pays off much later into the film, showing the sheer amount of effort put into the films. Both are available at…

Script

Whilst our plot has been near enough set for months, we are slowly moving ahead with the fine details of the script. It’s not easy being funny, so this is taking a little bit longer than we’d like, but it is coming! In the mean time we still know the locations we must secure and…