Diary of A Guerilla Filmmaker (All episodes)

Diary of A Guerilla Filmmaker (All episodes)

The unedited series of blogs made during the production of Shadow Gene.

Diary of A Guerilla Filmmaker (All episodes)
  • Diary Of A Guerilla Filmmaker, Episode 1

    The first episode of a series of blogs recorded during the production of award winning experimental art film, Shadow Gene. Here the filmmaker explains the motivations behind the film and how he expects to achieve his ambition.

  • Diary Of A Guerilla Filmmaker, Episode 2, part 1

    The second episode of a series of blogs recorded during the production of award winning experimental art film, Shadow Gene. Recorded two weeks after the first episode we see the filmmaker about to embark on rehearsals.

  • Diary Of A Guerilla Filmmaker, Episode 2, Part 2

    Part 2 of episode 2 sees the filmmaker exploring current political events that shape the theme of the Shadow Gene story. His impassioned discourse examines the unjust and partisan appraoch to criminality in the face of public bewilderment.

  • Diary Of A Guerilla Filmmaker, Ep3

    Episode 3 prepares the ground for the shoot to come. Here, the filmmaker fills us in with the ongoing vagaries of the post production on his previous film, Ham & The Piper, as he uses the spent energy of the former to inspire the present... beginning with a change of name.

  • Diary of A Guerilla Filmmaker, Episode 5

    Episode 5 of the series, recorded near the end of January 2012, readies for the shoot on the rooftaop of a studio in north west London.

  • Diary Of A Guerilla Filmmaker, Episode 6

    In Episode 6 of the series of blogs recorded while making award winning experimental art film, Shadow Gene, the filmmaker discusses the next two days of shooting after getting to grips with day one.

  • Diary Of A Guerilla Filmmaker, Ep7

    Episode 7 of the blog series made during the production of experimental art film Shadow Gene which charts the important moments that occurred along the journey. Here the filmmaker explains how the lack of finance becomes a major factor in his precarious endeavour.

  • Diary Of A Guerilla Filmmaker, Episode 8 (parts 1 & 2)

    In Episode 8 of the blog series, issues of finance come to the fore as the filmmaker laments on his lack of employment just as the recession bites into the UK economy. He talks about how changes to the Section 48 Tax rules have affected the film industry, not least his own film work.

  • Diary Of A Guerilla Filmmaker, Episode 9 (parts 1, 2 and 3)

    In Episode 9, the filmmaker looks forward to shooting on S8 and auditioning actors for some fun scenes in the film. He goes on to describe his having to do a low paid job in order to make ends meet and his sad decision to sell his car due to lack of funds.

  • Diary Of A Guerilla Filmmaker, Episode 10

    In Episode 10, the filmmaker talks about his scenes shot by the seaside and explains the mythologyt of sea water. He also talks about the animator and his animation work.

  • Diary Of A Guerilla Filmmaker, Episode 11

    Episode 11 sees the director after a night on the town, updating on the postproduction, such as the processing and scanning of exposed footage. He also discusses the setting up the last few shots in the movie.

  • Diary Of A Guerilla Filmmaker, Episode 12

    In Episode 12, the director demonstrates his own brand of budget special effects and the frailties of using ancient camera technology.

  • Diary Of A Guerilla Filmmaker, Episode 13

    In Episode 13, the filmmaker updates on the editing process and is interrupted by neighbours having trouble with the local police. He also looks forward to attending a festival in Cyprus and utilising conservation in the film industry.

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