A colleague of mine recently lamented as to the reasons why the so-called vinyl resurgence was not but a myth and how high res music files and such were the answer to the music industry’s woes, not outdated formats. While he made some very strong arguments against the aging format (vinyl), I can’t say that [...]

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The other day a fellow filmmaker friend of mine tweeted an article, I believe, from The Hollywood Reporter about the release of the new Hobbit movie. Some of you may already be aware but part of the “buzz” (or controversy) surrounding the Hobbit is due to it being shot in a higher frame rate, in [...]

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I’ve been on my fare share of podcasts as of late, which isn’t entirely new for me however it has been a while since I’ve been a regular guest of sorts. My prior experience with podcasts was relegated, largely, to my good friend, Cindy Freeman’s show, Film Method, of which I was a regular -in [...]

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Last Friday I had the displeasure of having to tell all of you that my next independent venture, Love In Training, was going to have to be put on hold indefinitely. While I generally try not to make a habit of canning my own work, instances such as these do often serve as wonderful learning [...]

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Wait what!? That’s what I said upon getting the news that would ultimately force my hand and cause me to have to postpone the filming of Love In Training indefinitely. Just because I fancy myself a director does not mean I’m always in complete control of the world around me (I was shocked too) and [...]

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This question surfaced (again) yesterday during a conversation that I had yesterday with one of my fellow writers, David Vaughn of Home Theater magazine, whose daughter wishes to attend film school. I get asked this question a lot and while I didn’t directly attend a film school per se – I went to The Art [...]

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I recently wrote a story about some of the private conversations that I overheard while attending an industry trade show; chief among the notion that this particular business or industry was in dire straits and that someone needed to come along and fix it. What I found funny was that the people having these conversations [...]

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Albert Einstein once said, “insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” While not the textbook definition of the word, Einstein’s version of insanity is one that many relate most to. Indie filmmakers are often referred to as insane, which probably has more to do with their so-called wacky creative minds [...]

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Last week I reported on a vote that was taking place between most of the major display manufacturers to decide the fate of consumer 4K -okay maybe not the fate but at least its name. Many of the manufacturers believed that because consumer 4K did not possess 4,000 actual  pixels that they would be open [...]

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Filmography

 April Showers (2009)

Genre: Drama
Studio: WarnerVOD
Written/Directed by: Andrew Robinson
Produced by: Jenna Edwards, April Wade
Starring: Kelly Blatz, Daryl Sabara, Janel Parrish, Ellen Woglom, Illeana Douglas and Tom Arnold