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I have rebuilt with archives covering of old projects, as much as I can dig up, and  the current project The Woodland Prince.  

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RATKING and A Short Nap… To Be Shown as Part of the LA HPLFF

Ratking and the Amelus produced short film A Short Nap, Ever Elongating  were chosen to be shown as part of the Los Angeles H.P. Lovcraft Filmfestival. NOTE: this is a new edit never before shown, with some additional footage and … Continue reading

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Proposed list of films to be shown at Clinton Street Theatre

Ok, the plan is to start with lighter hearted films and gradually progress into darker territory until Ratking. Here is the proposed list:      Pre: Ratking Trailer Features some hints at the back story, and has footage/music not in … Continue reading

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Update and expectation(s)… set and match?

Just a note that Ratking is still being polished, but is briefly on hold as I finish up another film project due next week. I also wanted to take a moment and attempt to set expectations for this film. The … Continue reading

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Official Title, Movie Poster, and Show date

The official title of this project is now revealed. The Ratking will be shown at the Clinton Theatre on  Tuedsay October 30th, 2012 at 7pm. There maybe additional dates.It will be shown with a companion short, and a few newer shorts … Continue reading

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The… Trailer

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had some embedding issue with wordpress The trailer will be in the next post. It was actually completed before the Lovecraft filmrace.  ________________________________________________________ In other news, despite some setbacks and gear changes (actors, locations, etc), we are still proceeding on  schedule…. … Continue reading

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Rebuilding Blog

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  Had some problems relocating blog, setting up the hosting space, and getting the new client configured here. Blogging is not really my area of interest, but I did want to state that this project is still underway, despite some odd hurdles. … Continue reading

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Early Musings

An Historical Context _______________________   Michael and I (Brandt) have been discussing horror writing and films for a little over a decade. We discussed how concepts such as anthropomorphism, ego, trite & overused themes, and predictable narratives have lulled readers … Continue reading

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Our First Actor Joins

For the last few months, Michael and I have discussed what “types” would best suit our documentarians. Michael happened to randomly run into Brooke Budy on a bus. Brooke is a fellow member of Portland Filmmakers Group, and is someone … Continue reading

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