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#1 Yun Kim

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Posted 10 March 2014 - 12:02 PM

Hey everyone! I've been in LA two weeks now, and enjoying the lovely weather, great food, and beautiful landscapes (coming from Boston). I wasn't sure where I could connect with other filmmakers, then stumbled upon this forum. Any advice, thoughts, recommendations would be greatly appreciated. Love being here.

 

Here is a recent video I shot during a trip to Korea just before the cross country move:

 

https://vimeo.com/88462800

 

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#2 Adrian Sierkowski

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Posted 10 March 2014 - 02:08 PM

Go out to CineGear in June (i think?) and any other networking events you can. Small film fests, screenings, ect. Keep looking for gigs and you'll slowly meet people. Also there are numerous FB groups for filmmakers, a lot of them indie ect, where you can talk to people, find some gigs on occasion, ect. Also Stage32 has people specifically in film in the area.

 

Also also, you'll start to miss the east coast beer pretty soon. That is a sad day.


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#3 Yun Kim

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Posted 10 March 2014 - 03:02 PM

Will do so. Thanks Adrian.


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#4 Adrian Sierkowski

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Posted 10 March 2014 - 05:33 PM

My pleasure, welcome to the neighborhood.


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#5 Phil Rhodes

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Posted 10 March 2014 - 07:11 PM

I'll be out there in April.


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#6 Gregory Irwin

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Posted 10 March 2014 - 10:22 PM

I'll be out there in April.


Where are you taking me to lunch? :)

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#7 Will Barber

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Posted 10 March 2014 - 10:41 PM

 

Also also, you'll start to miss the east coast beer pretty soon. That is a sad day.

 

Wait, you mean there's no Labatt's in Cali? My future has become bittersweet.


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#8 Adrian Sierkowski

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Posted 10 March 2014 - 11:24 PM

I haven't seen and Blue here yet, but personally I am pining for Yuengling and basically most Lagers. This seems to be IPA land.

 

Also quite looking forward to a coffee or a pint in April, Phil.


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#9 Phil Rhodes

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Posted 11 March 2014 - 09:11 AM

I do indeed owe Mr Irwin lunch and I'd be pleased to make good on that at some point when I'm there.

 

Adrian, I'm a coffee guy, but I'll buy any amount of beer if you'll let me put your B4 lens on your pocket cinema camera. Want to play with that combo.


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#10 Gregory Irwin

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Posted 11 March 2014 - 10:19 AM

I do indeed owe Mr Irwin lunch and I'd be pleased to make good on that at some point when I'm there.


Ha Ha! Phil, you owe me nothing. But it would be great to have lunch with you. Adrian can join us as well!

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#11 Adrian Sierkowski

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Posted 11 March 2014 - 11:59 AM

That sound's like a good plan. And of course the B4 and Pocket is welcome to be played with Phil. I can bring out some PL Optars as well though my PL adapter is currently wonky.


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#12 Gregory Irwin

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Posted 11 March 2014 - 01:57 PM

The sooner in April the better for me. It's getting busy out there. Of course Yun is invited as well!
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#13 Yun Kim

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Posted 11 March 2014 - 04:38 PM

Thanks Greg, let me know and I'll be there.


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#14 Phil Rhodes

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Posted 14 March 2014 - 05:11 AM

Not to tread on the original poster, but I'm in LA from the evening of Thursday, April 10 until the following Thursday, April 18. I have a few things booked, but I'm likely to have a day free over the weekend of 12-13, or later in the week.

 

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#15 Adrian Sierkowski

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Posted 14 March 2014 - 11:39 AM

Fantastic Phil I'll pencil in 12/13.


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#16 Gregory Irwin

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Posted 20 April 2014 - 10:55 AM

Not to tread on the original poster, but I'm in LA from the evening of Thursday, April 10 until the following Thursday, April 18. I have a few things booked, but I'm likely to have a day free over the weekend of 12-13, or later in the week.
 
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Sorry I missed you Phil (and Adrian). Just read your post. Next time Ok?
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#17 Phil Rhodes

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Posted 20 April 2014 - 12:13 PM

No problem - I was crazily busy in any case. Going to try and get out again before the end of the year.

 

Adrian needs to update his headshot!


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#18 Adrian Sierkowski

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Posted 20 April 2014 - 12:16 PM

Bah by the time I next leave my hovel and see people my hair will return.

 

Also, A Float, great call! Went over there day before last.


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#19 Matthew W. Phillips

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Posted 20 April 2014 - 01:33 PM

These meet ups never seem to work out. Everyone has the best intentions but life happens and it is kind of sad really.


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#20 Freya Black

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Posted 20 April 2014 - 04:27 PM

Bah by the time I next leave my hovel and see people my hair will return.

 

You lost your hair somewhere?!!

 

Also, A Float, great call! Went over there day before last.

 

Sushi? or do you mean LA Float the famous place for flotation tanks?

 

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