Posts Tagged ‘director’

Casting Call

June 14, 2019

I do like to try out different facets of the production process so I have a well-rounded appreciation for all of its constituent parts (I think it makes me a better producer/director to have experienced, first-hand, how nerve-wracking it can be to be on camera). This week I did something way out of my comfort zone – appeared at a casting call as part of a “Through The Lens” production here in Nevada County. The part is a small one, but I had to study a bit, read lines aloud, and even read with the lead actor to see how we worked together. The most suprrising part was, though I was doing this purely as an academic exercise, I discovered I really wanted the part. I mean it suddenly became important to me that I be selected. (I did, in the end, get the role. But in the spirit of full disclosure I was the only guy who auditioned for it 😉 I’ll let you know how the process proceeds right up to the day of filming (sometime in July).

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ACTION ITEM: If there isn’t some part of every job that scares you, you’re probably not taking enough risks. Is there a part of your job – corporate communications, for example – that you’ve never done personally but that you could experience, however frightening, to gain a better perspective on the overall function of your job?

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Behind the scenes at ANCA in Melbourne, Australia

May 27, 2017

Working earlier this year with a delightful client in Melbourne to create one in a series of use case videos. Their customer, ANCA Pty. Ltd., captured these clips and posted them to Instagram. That’s me in the highly fashionable “high viz” vest. Enjoy!

 https://www.instagram.com/p/BRpQFZPhKU3/?taken-by=ancacncmachines


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