Friday, October 30, 2009

Just for Laughs: Butter's Pimp Game

WARNING: The following clip is offensive and wrong on multiple levels, but I honestly laughed my ass off so many times re-watching it that I felt I would be doing a disservice to not share it with my blog peeps. I missed the full episode, but it will be available on 11/14/09 at South Park Studios.

Watch it with headphones or the volume low, if you value your job. Thanx to Obatala for pointing out this clip and to Matt and Trey for another good laugh. Happy Friday!


Thursday, October 29, 2009

NPR Interview w/ The Coen Brothers' DP, Roger Deakins

(Roger Deakins left w/ Joel Coen right - photo courtesy of Focus Features)

Just wanted to share this enlightening interview I heard on NPR this afternoon w/ DP, Roger Deakins, who shot ALL of the Coen Brothers movies since Barton Fink as well as Shawshank Redemption and A Beautiful Mind amongst others. It's always educational to peep other filmmakers techniques...listen and learn:

Monday, October 26, 2009

Benefit Event for NYC's Own Movement Theatre Company

If you ever peeped the video loop to the right-hand side of this blog, you may have caught the Shut Up an Shoot Documentary Guide book launch party podcast with members of The Movement Theatre Company in action as "The Down and Dirty DV Guerrilla Film Drill Team".

This is a talented group of serious actors who regularly host plays, events and other theatrical happenings here in the Big Apple. No doubt some soon-to-be-name-brand talent is being honed here. Check their latest...

The Elevator Reading Series Festival: “The Impact Of Change”
will showcase three plays written by emerging playwrights. The plays, along with music, poetry and visual art all come together to explore how a moment can change a life.

Saturday, November 7th, 2009
3:00pm to 9:00pm
Space On White [81 White St. NY, NY]

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