Note – This gets pretty heavy with the spoilers. Short version – it’s better than what you thought it would be. And thus the comic book adaptation machine soldiers onwards. Whilst Batman was well made, if slightly forgettable and The … Continue reading
My short film, KERNEL PANIC, is currently ranked at number 100 on Shooting Peoples Film Of The Month leader board. Help me raise KP to the lofty heights of 99th place! View and vote for the film here – https://shootingpeople.org/watch/111470/kernel-panic. You have to be a member to vote, but the view count is used to settle ties. Every little helps, as my grandmother used to say!
There’s been a lot of talk about 3D recently and even those with a marginal interest in film couldn’t have missed the chatter. Over the years, we have been bombarded with publicity from the pro 3D camp, followed up by … Continue reading
(Originally I posted this on badjam.co.uk earlier this year. It’s a bit out of date but many of the points still stand. Whilst this clearly betrays Apple as the main target of ridicule in my film Kernel Panic, I would … Continue reading
This is my first short film. It’s a 7 minute sci-fi comedic short about a woman in trouble.
In the next week or so, I will post a detailed critique of the film, what went wrong, what went right. I’ll also focus on the production process. Film making is an education, one I hope to share with anyone out there who chances upon these pages.
My name is Martin and I am a film maker. I like tea and weird things, hence the name of this blog, which by a miracle of coincidence is also the name of my production company.
I have one short film to my name.
I hope to make more. At least, that’s the plan…
Within these make-believe electronic pages, I shall record my progress, failures, disasters and misadventures.
I’ll also be looking at the wider world of film making and the creative arts.
Now, who’s for a brew?