Film School

That’s a Double Wrap

So UnderCover has wrapped and I graduated from Film School. Don't worry, I'll still be at school editing UnderCover and You 2.0. In between wrapping the film and graduating, I had so much stuff to catch up on I ended up sleeping at the film school one last night. Then...

Film School – Triumphs and Failures [Podcast]

Film School - Episode 3 Daniel, a prospective Film School student and aspiring cinematographer, asks Andrew, Cherie, Carlos and I questions about our FSU Film School experience, thoughts on film school in general, and post film school choices. For more on Film School,...

FSU Film School Q&As

I got an email a while ago from a prospective Film School student asking some questions about the film program at Florida State. I figured a lot of people probably have the same questions so I'm sharing my answers below. If you have any additional questions feel free...

Reassurance (And Why I’ll Remain Behind the Camera)

If you survived the 2 years in Film School, you'll do fine in Hollywood. Said by Ali Bell, visiting alumni. Sorry I can't write more, I'm in the midst of a perfect storm and potential breakdown (Update: storm has passed). But on another note, I should probably remain...

Film School Grad in Hollywood Reporter

Ali Bell, 30 vp production and development Montecito Picture Co. Not everybody can trace their film career to their mother's love of John Singleton's "Boyz n the Hood." "It was a combination of the acting, the cinematography and the way my mom was so rocked by the...

Geoffrey Gilmore and the Creature from the Black Lagoon

So right before I went off on documentary making adventures, Mr. Gilmore and I had a rendezvous back in Tallahassee. First, to belay any doubts I had when I ended my last recount of our adventures, he did remember me. Joining him was Julie Le Brocquy who produced...