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Posted: Fri, 16th May 2008, 10:59pm

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The film, entitled 'Kingdom Come' can now be found online at its YouTube page.

The compression is pretty iffy, however, and the copy is the original render from the contest, so there are (obviously/notably) some flaws. Still, here it is!


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May 16th, 2008. Our good friends and crew mates from MSB now back to our sworn rivals. Our regular actors on other teams. It's going to be an interesting year.

And so it begins.

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Posted: Fri, 16th May 2008, 11:26pm

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So are the two crews (yours and the other) competing against each other?
Posted: Fri, 16th May 2008, 11:38pm

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So is the film race this weekend? That poster looks very interesting.
Posted: Fri, 16th May 2008, 11:55pm

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That poster is awesome, and I hope your film will be even more awesome.

Good luck, fellas.
Posted: Sat, 17th May 2008, 12:07am

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No, we're not in direct competition. We just don't have our usual guys. (including Atomic golden boy, Brian Hunt)

And yeah, FreshMentos, it starts tonight. We've prepared as much as is allowed, so hopefully we'll be alright even without our buddies.
Posted: Sat, 17th May 2008, 12:21am

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I think the important thing is, don't sleep. At all.


Then you should be all good.
Posted: Sat, 17th May 2008, 2:08am

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I also recommend not to spend too much time in the forums.
Posted: Sat, 17th May 2008, 4:41am

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Furthermore, I expect something more then Epic. I expect..... LEGENDARY.
Posted: Sat, 17th May 2008, 6:01am

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Good luck with it, can't wait to see what you come up with smile
Posted: Sat, 17th May 2008, 9:20am

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It's 4:13 right now and I'm afraid we've fallen into some of the same pits we did in Redemption. The idea that we developed in the first thirty minutes we have now spent four hours trying to flesh out (desperately trying, that is) and make complete.

I'm about to hit the sack, but if anyone reads this before the morning, pray that we come up with something viable enough to complete and make sense before time runs out. Because right now, our idea- which is similar to Redemption in a lot of ways- isn't going as planned.

By the way, the president of the race recognized our team and told me personally that the required items this year would fit us perfectly. They're as follows:

-Theme of 'Twist of Fate'
-Location of anywhere a sport is played
-Prop of a 'key' (<expect this one to be ambiguous as you've ever seen)
-Line of dialogue 'what is this gonna cost me?'

We're working, struggling, very very very very very hard right now to get a story that works in the bag. It's just really hard. And our group is getting polarized as we develop different ideas and grow attached to them, as we did with Redemption.

Bah, there's BTS footage galore of our disputes. Expect to see that when we're done. I'm tired, so sorry if I'm rambling. We'll see what happens once we get filming in the next hour. I don't think I'm gonna get any sleep.
Posted: Sat, 17th May 2008, 2:01pm

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Good luck man, I'm sure your movie will be great. I wish there was a 24 hour film thing around here cause they look pretty cool.
Posted: Sat, 17th May 2008, 9:54pm

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I participated in Boston's 48 Hour Film Festival last April. My crew and I spent the weekend in a euphoric state of hell trying to finish the movie -- no sleep, little food, and a bad idea! Probably won't ever do it again unless I get some people who know the technicals of filmmaking. Good luck, but you guys have already proven you know how to work with great haste.
Posted: Sat, 17th May 2008, 11:26pm

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That graphic is epic, however there is a flaw where the bolt meets the green stuff.

I hope you guys make something, I'm looking forward to it.
Posted: Sun, 18th May 2008, 12:25am

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It's going alright.

Although honestly, I'm very worried. A great deterrent for us has been trying to branch out of our 'style' a little bit; which has affected the creativity as it takes us longer to work out.

Still, I'm pretty happy with what we have thus far.
Posted: Sun, 18th May 2008, 1:50am

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Hey Atom, just looking at the poster i can tell this film has got to be good!! Can't wait to see it!
Posted: Sun, 18th May 2008, 7:01am

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Travis Kunze wrote:

Hey Atom, just looking at the poster i can tell this film has got to be good!! Can't wait to see it!
Pretty sure they made the poster before even starting the film... heh, but whatever. Go Adams boys. You can do it!
Posted: Sun, 18th May 2008, 4:23pm

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Heh.

Well, we got it in with time to spare. We underestimated the rendering capabilities of the new computer we were using (1.25 faster than real-time render with motion graphics and lots of grading!) and ended up having 40-50 minutes to spare, which in retrospect we should've figured out and used.

It went alright. The movie came out a muddled mess, largely due to simply not having enough screen time to explain everything; but at least it looks really, really cool. We're all a little disappointed with it.

Chase's team missed the deadline and Brian's team was one of the first groups to turn their tape in. So we'll see what happens. Overall I really liked the shoot. We hit a lot of road bumps and hit the ground running with them pretty fast. (missed locations, extras main actors needed mid-day)

Ben says it's my fault for editing so cheesily that he's afraid people will laugh at it. Which, unfortunately, they probably will. biggrin

But still, like I said, a lot of it looks really cool. So that's worth something. All of our groups are reuniting for the Austin 48-Hour (3 weeks away!) and the Dallas 48-Hour after that; so we're all still pretty excited.
Posted: Sun, 18th May 2008, 4:32pm

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Well congrats on getting it in on time. I'm looking forward to seeing it.
Posted: Sun, 18th May 2008, 4:46pm

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I really want to see what you guys came up with. Should I still "expect the epic"? wink
Posted: Sun, 18th May 2008, 4:49pm

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Atom wrote:



Still, I'm pretty happy with what we have thus far.
I feel like you probably should have crushed the blacks more.
Posted: Sun, 18th May 2008, 5:30pm

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Atom wrote:

All of our groups are reuniting for the Austin 48-Hour (3 weeks away!) and the Dallas 48-Hour after that; so we're all still pretty excited.
So what contest was this one?
Posted: Sun, 18th May 2008, 7:00pm

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Well, I still can't wait to see it- you guys hardly disappoint.
Posted: Sun, 18th May 2008, 7:05pm

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Trust me, this one disappoints.
Posted: Sun, 18th May 2008, 7:10pm

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Goddammit Ben! Turn that fucking frown upside down. You know I hate seeing you like this.
Posted: Sun, 18th May 2008, 8:44pm

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We will see...
Posted: Sun, 18th May 2008, 8:45pm

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We will see...
Posted: Sun, 18th May 2008, 9:45pm

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ben3308 wrote:

Trust me, this one disappoints.
I doubt it, it will be better than anything I could do, lol, (that ain't saying much.)
Posted: Sun, 18th May 2008, 9:48pm

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ben3308 wrote:

Trust me, this one disappoints.
Who knows, maybe we'll like it. You must realize your opinion on your own movies are sometimes far from ours, right? Marathon, anyone?
Posted: Mon, 19th May 2008, 1:31am

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I shot this to the best of my ability, probably better than most of everything I've shot. I got the correct locations by myself and lights set up; even called up a photo shop the day of and ordered a collapsible reflector (for the baseball field scene) which I sent my dad to pick up. (he got the wrong size and had to go back and buy a larger reflector).

I overshot the footage on the script by leagues to make sure I had the best and most useful footage I could get. Michael (boom operator) and I hauled ass all over the place to get everything shot with good camera and good audio. Josh, Willie, and another Michael also ran with us in the scene they needed to; and they did great.

But in the end, what we shot was too much footage of too little scenes. You can freeze frame on most anything I shot, and it'll be a cool-looking still. But put together, nothing makes sense.

Quite literally, there are only two scenes and some footage for montage in between. And while this worked in Cover's Story (diner, running, robbery, more running) it just does not work at all here. This, and I put a lot of faith in my brother to pull it through for us (which was an unfair assumption on my part) and as far as the music and sound effect choices go, I dunno what he was thinking.

Aaaghh I hate this movie. I directed the whole thing, and I'm able to say that, but I hate this movie. The actors all tried really hard (most of them weren't actors) and so did I, but it just didn't click. I don't think we'll be putting the movie online this time around. It's incomparable to the rest of what we've done.
Posted: Mon, 19th May 2008, 2:15am

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ben3308 wrote:

I don't think we'll be putting the movie online this time around. It's incomparable to the rest of what we've done.
NOOOOO!!! Don't do that! I don't care if it's bad, I'm a fan of your work. I promise I won't tease you about it, even if it is truly horrible. I just want to see it.
Posted: Mon, 19th May 2008, 4:25am

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Seriously guys. You told us to "Expect the Epic". Even if it totally blows you can't back down now. What's done is done. I'm sure there is plenty in the film to be proud of. It can't be as bad as Poop on a Popsicle stick.
Posted: Mon, 19th May 2008, 5:04am

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I don't want to put it up because I don't want to misrepresent myself. What I really hate about this movie is that I put more effort and more work into it than anything else I've done, and I have nothing to show for it.

I felt like I hit the ground running and did everything possible I could to make the movie good and even then, not only was it not good enough, but the movie was a complete failure.

I also feel like we put emphasis on people who didn't have to be there, who went out of their way to participate and help in the project, and we couldn't make a movie for them to be proud of. My friend Josh rode a Greyhound from Austin to get to Dallas, I Facebook messaged actor Michael out of the blue, and we picked up the linemen on Andrew's highschool football team up from his job- all people I don't know but asked to act anyways- and they all were still willing to be a part of the group. And I feel like we let them down.

As for other teams, Chase's suffered the same 'movie doesn't make sense in the end' issues as mine, and Brian- while I haven't seen his- thinks his is good enough to win it. Greg's, on the other hand, while anti-climactic, is a wonderful farce. I just pray people don't laugh at my film in theaters.
Posted: Mon, 19th May 2008, 5:22am

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Haha, I just noticed your updated sig Ben. I still really think that you guys should put it up because you did a lot to hype it. If I were to watch it, I would have low expectations. So it couldn't be THAT bad.
Posted: Mon, 19th May 2008, 5:27am

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I didn't hype this. My brother posted a poster up the day of. Trust me, you won't like the movie. Trust me. It's like a bad, worse-acted version of Redemption.
Posted: Mon, 19th May 2008, 5:51am

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Just post it! biggrin
Posted: Mon, 19th May 2008, 7:32am

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I'm retitling this movie 'Medellin'.
Posted: Mon, 19th May 2008, 7:48am

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I guess if the movie's a failure and won't be posted this thread is useless and can be closed, yes?
Posted: Mon, 19th May 2008, 7:53am

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Sure.
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ah, come on... how bad could it be?
Posted: Mon, 26th May 2008, 4:00pm

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Well, to post up some news about the movie, it screened last week and, despite some wonky cuts and much cringing (from me, not the audience), the judges of the contest appreciated the cool lighting/grading/general 'atomic-ness' of it all and saw fit to advance the movie to the contest finals.

So from 100 teams we're now pared down to a 3/5 chance at placing. Woohoo!
Posted: Tue, 27th May 2008, 4:42am

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ben3308 wrote:

Well, to post up some news about the movie, it screened last week and, despite some wonky cuts and much cringing (from me, not the audience), the judges of the contest appreciated the cool lighting/grading/general 'atomic-ness' of it all and saw fit to advance the movie to the contest finals.

So from 100 teams we're now pared down to a 3/5 chance at placing. Woohoo!
congrats man.
I'm sure you'll show them some atomic love.
Posted: Tue, 27th May 2008, 5:04am

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ben3308 wrote:

Well, to post up some news about the movie, it screened last week and, despite some wonky cuts and much cringing (from me, not the audience), the judges of the contest appreciated the cool lighting/grading/general 'atomic-ness' of it all and saw fit to advance the movie to the contest finals.

So from 100 teams we're now pared down to a 3/5 chance at placing. Woohoo!
I knew it! Please show it to us soon!
Posted: Tue, 27th May 2008, 6:07am

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Congrats guys!
Posted: Tue, 27th May 2008, 7:37am

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You know that whole 'if this isn't your best work and you don't like it then why did you put it online in the first place?'- argument? I think we'll be sticking to it this time around, guys.

Trust me, it's a hard but appropriate move. We'll see how the finals turn out, though, before any final decisions are made.
Posted: Tue, 27th May 2008, 9:09am

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Trust me, it's a hard but appropriate move. We'll see how the finals turn out, though, before any final decisions are made.
Stuff final decisions, upload it anyway, it is in no way going to ruin your reputation. smile
Posted: Tue, 27th May 2008, 10:15am

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I don't want to put it up because I don't want to misrepresent myself.
For that, do you *really* mean:

"I don't want to put it up because I don't want to represent the reality that sometimes I do make bad movies"? wink

Only joking, but I would be keen to see the movie.

In fact, I'm so cynical that I suspect this could all be part of another atomic-engineered publicity stunt where you all decry how poor the film was, then eventually put it online, for everyone to realise you were joking about it being sucky, and about how it was really amazing and you've actually won the contest.

I mean, maybe I'm reading into this too much - but it has piqued my interest more than your usual 'Watch our movie it's great!' type post (don't get me wrong, I always watch your stuff, I'm just more keen to watch it now). And add to that the 'epic / epic fail' signatures... seems a little suspicious to me! wink

Well, either that or I've been reading too many detective novels wink

Cheers,
Arktic.
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Atom wrote:

You know that whole 'if this isn't your best work and you don't like it then why did you put it online in the first place?'- argument? I think we'll be sticking to it this time around, guys.
What argument is that? Just because something isn't your absolute best work ever doesn't mean it's rubbish. While you should always strive to improve, it's not always going to work out. But that doesn't immediately invalidate the entire project.

The whole "why would you put it online in the first place?" argument only really applies to the random little crappy YouTube tests that go up every-so-often, where the creators clearly put no thought or effort into it, yet randomly thought that an audience might like it.

This is entirely different. You guys clearly put major effort into this piece - which to me is just as important as whether the final thing is any good or not.

If you really don't like it, then why don't your record an optional audio commentary mp3 that people can download and watch at the same time, or maybe do a little post examiming what you thought went right/wrong? I think that'd be a really valuable exercise for both yourselves and the community.

I for one would really like to see it, as it sounds like you went outside your comfort zone and tried something a bit different. So I really hope you'll reconsider.
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Most/all of the faults are in the editing and writing. Not the direction/lighting/cinematography. That's why I don't want what I did misrepresented. Not because it's bad - but because a re-edit would prove that what I did was quite good. smile

But I do think we'll either do a minor re-edit (not to change the flow, but to correct the beginner mistakes, like a quick shot with unsynced audio) or post up some of the BTS footage with a voice over. I dunno. As of now, we don't have any of the footage or even a final file to deal with, as it's all on my friend's RAM-loaded machine and Vista 64 bit isn't accepting the drivers for our hard drives to pull the files off. We're using a Western Digital Passport drive, if anyone knows where the Vista x64 drivers are for it! wink
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I think someone needs to get over themselves smile

Tim Burton made Planet of the Apes and people managed to forgive him, I am sure that anything you guys put out won't be as great a sin as that. Really you only stand to benefit from the feedback.

-Matt.
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Hybrid-Halo wrote:

Tim Burton made Planet of the Apes and people managed to forgive him
Only because he made Sleepy Hollow right before it and Big Fish right after it; both excellent movies.
Posted: Tue, 27th May 2008, 9:18pm

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Atom wrote:

Hybrid-Halo wrote:

Tim Burton made Planet of the Apes and people managed to forgive him
Only because he made Sleepy Hollow right before it and Big Fish right after it; both excellent movies.
Well, Messages was what I considered your own best, so just make sure that your next film is amazing as well and we'll all consider forgiving you too. wink
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The final screenings were tonight and the results are in....

We got Second Place.

I've got no idea how we pulled this one through, but we placed; and high, too. I'm also glad because we were second only to our friends and comrades Last Minute Movie Makers, the group which is collaborating with us on Madison Street Boys.

Unfortunately, my GL2 is experiencing a spur-of-the-moment (isn't it always?) tape head issue, and my BTS footage went grey about halfway through watching it on the camera. I'll try and get it loaded by the end of the week, and I'm going to the place of the final render as we speak. You could say our spirits about this movie (albeit still negative) have improved since not only being a finalist in the competition, but getting second place.

I honestly thought we'd be one of the worst, not second best.
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You guys put yourselves down too much. If you guys still don't want to put it up, maybe Atom could re-edit it? Just an idea. Because I really, really want to see this.
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BETTER PUT IT UP, OR ELSE IMMA GONNA GET ME SOME ADAMS!






Was the super big, annoying text needed? Why yes, yes it was.
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Ben, you were just sexually threatened by a 16 year old from Oregon.


...Please, for the sake of all that is good and right, post that bloody film.
Posted: Wed, 28th May 2008, 6:21am

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Well.... *takes long, deep breath* we finished the festival and, much to our complete surprise honestly, received 2nd place. Not only that, but our MSB buddies, Greg and John, got 1st place for an excellent and hilarious zombie-action farce.

So we all feel great, especially because Greg's team won; who never have and were completely robbed last year.
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Congratulations guys! It's interesting how it can be very difficult to judge your own work - in both ways. Sometimes you can think something's awesome, when it really isn't. And sometimes you can think you've made something rubbish, but other people will love it.

This is why I really wanted you to put the movie up: there's always a chance that audiences will find something in a movie that you're not expecting. For better or worse, audiences won't always see exactly what you want them to see.
Posted: Wed, 28th May 2008, 2:02pm

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Bryce007 wrote:

Ben, you were just sexually threatened by a 16 year old from Oregon.


...Please, for the sake of all that is good and right, post that bloody film.
Trying to get my point across... twisted
Posted: Wed, 28th May 2008, 4:02pm

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I DO NOT have the file. I don't have any part of the film, save the one still that's posted in this thread. Like I said, if anyone can help find the drivers for a USB 2.0 WD Passport external hard drive for Vista 64-bit, this would help immensely.
Posted: Wed, 28th May 2008, 4:30pm

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POST IT!!! biggrin
Posted: Wed, 28th May 2008, 9:29pm

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Doesn't your friends computer use it? put the files on it and then transfer through a Flash drive or website.
Posted: Thu, 29th May 2008, 5:59am

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Clicky.

One of the officiators' accents is gratuitously Texan.
Posted: Thu, 29th May 2008, 6:02pm

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haha, that's great. Looks like you guys had a lot of fun. Andrew's all like "Ask him..." wink
Posted: Thu, 29th May 2008, 9:46pm

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I didn't really want to talk, plus how exactly are you supposed to answer to the question/statement "One word: Go Atomic?" ?
Posted: Thu, 29th May 2008, 9:51pm

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You should have just told him that you refuse to answer stupid question because it insults not only your intelligence, but the entire audiences.


Then pause for the reaction.

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Posted: Thu, 29th May 2008, 9:58pm

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Then we would've been like, as Ben puts it in parentheses in the video, the "rich douchebags". smile Notice how packed that theater was, though? That's part of many things that makes the local 24 hour race worlds better than the national 48 hour race, which was sloppily-done and that we had to spend $18 to see our own movie on a small screen with only a handful of people.
Posted: Thu, 29th May 2008, 11:26pm

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Bryce007 wrote:

Atom wrote:



Still, I'm pretty happy with what we have thus far.
I feel like you probably should have crushed the blacks more.
hahahahaha biggrin
Posted: Tue, 14th Apr 2009, 6:14am

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This film can (finally) be seen online via YouTube, though I'd imagine a vast re-edit (the youtube copy is the direct render we produced during the contest) will be due in the cinema here pretty soon.

Enjoy!
Posted: Wed, 15th Apr 2009, 11:29pm

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ben3308 wrote:

This film can (finally) be seen online via YouTube, though I'd imagine a vast re-edit (the youtube copy is the direct render we produced during the contest) will be due in the cinema here pretty soon.
Well, you probably already know what I'm gonna say about this. The cinematography, lighting and grading were, as usual, excellent (even if you crushed the blacks a bit too much wink ). Unfortunately, the same can't be said for the rest of it, but of course you already know that.

The audio was kind of a mess, and was especially horrible in the first scene (mostly because of background noise). So for a re-edit, it would probably be good to ADR everything in the first scene.
I didn't really get the story too much either (though, I agree with you that it was over-dramatized smile ). I imagine this can largely be fixed by a re-edit too.

Basically, yeah, it isn't a masterpiece, but you don't need me to tell you that. I'm just glad you actually ended up posting it at all. Also, I have no clue what that last shot was supposed to be for. wink

Looking forward to the re-edit!
Posted: Thu, 16th Apr 2009, 5:34am

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Thanks for watching, man! First thing: count the 'Mr. August's - it gets pretty insane! biggrin

The whole premise, I suppose, of the thing was to introduce this guy who'd be morally neutral (noted 'grey' in the script) with a terminal life ("I know about the tumor", etc) who would be tempted by someone ('black' in the script) to get someone else ('white') and, in the end, we'd discover it was God and the devil testing this guy; in a bit of an allegory to the Book of Job.

But, seeing as myself and only another remember of our group was well enough versed with the Bible story to make it an easy thing to shoot, the group threw out most religious connotations and instead made it actiony and look good; hoping that would sort everything out. It didn't. I worked long and hard on this (long given that in this 24 hour time I personally never got a break) with new people and it was surely an experience. I didn't have that much fun, but it well prepared me for 'Pages' the following month, which I had a blast making and I think is one of my strongest works to date.

What we did find from it, though, is that Josh ('black' in this) is a pretty competent character actor, if given a more subdued role (not like his role in this) and that Willie ('white' in this, the black guy) had latent acting talents that sort of blossomed when he was angry. Both of these pieces of insight are things we used when we produced Pages (which, for what it's worth, was just me and my brother then acting my friend Brian, and the other two mentioned actors - no real crew).

Honestly, though, I made a lot of directorial mistakes here, in Kingdom Come. I feel like Michael Janak (the 'grey' guy, a stage/theatre actor) overacted slightly as a heavy result of my insistence that he 'look tough', and that killed the chemistry between all the actors. Willie and Josh, however, I'm mostly proud of what I was able to get out of non-actors. The ball was also 'dropped' in the editing room, where my brother..........well I'm not sure what he did, but the 'Atomic' style was just very unsuccessfully melded to this narrative.

To me, there's two good parts to this: the montage of the running, and the bit at the end, about how "people can choose", etc. Beyond that, it's too cheesy and nonsensical, as I'm sure you'll agree. This is what makes it an epicfail. biggrin

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Posted: Thu, 16th Apr 2009, 7:09am

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ben3308 wrote:

when we produced Pages (which, for what it's worth, was just me, my friend Brian, and the other two mentioned actors - no crew).
Hey, now. You're forgetting a pretty crucial crewmate there. You know, the producer/writer/editor.

The ball was also 'dropped' in the editing room, where my brother..........well I'm not sure what he did, but the 'Atomic' style was just very unsuccessfully melded to this narrative.
Well, you're not sparing any expense now, are you?
Posted: Thu, 16th Apr 2009, 3:51pm

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I meant production crew, not post included.
Posted: Thu, 30th Apr 2009, 8:21pm

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Okay, so no other takers?

Again, I only berate this because the video IS up and from the people I've talked to, they weren't aware.
Posted: Thu, 30th Apr 2009, 8:29pm

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I'll watch it l8rrrrrrrr.
Posted: Thu, 30th Apr 2009, 10:46pm

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I really liked the poster. How the hell did you guys make that? What program do you use? Photoshop? THe movie was good too, but the first couple scenes the background noise was pretty loud... still excellent!

Also looking forward to the re-edit.
Posted: Fri, 1st May 2009, 9:47am

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The poster was made in Photoshop, along with several others around that same time, from a set of a buncha recycled 'grunge' and 'heat/fire' images I gathered and organized a year or two ago.