Well, this was supposed to be for my Film class, but due to camera issues (the film camera stopped working) and time constraints, I switched over to my digital camera… of course this meant I didn’t do the assignment, so I whipped this up from the bit of footage we had.
I think it’s fun, with more time we could’ve made it a lot tighter and the story wouldn’t have relied on the text, but meh — onward.
This is a piece I wrote for an online magazine that seeks out perspectives on various life questions. This one asked about our ideas on death… click then link, then scroll down a bit to read what I wrote:
The website is run by a couple I met down in Oaxaca, Mexico. Really cool stuff, sending them my regards!
Tee hee, I just like the fact that I got my brothers to get dressed up for me to act in this video. I basically made it because my older brother had a shiny new camera and I wanted to use it, but I kinda think the film turned out to be really pretty.
The ending is based off a joke my uncle made at the dinner table, though the dialogue got cut. He was supposed to say “Is this Heaven?”