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#1 Richard Boddington

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Posted 13 December 2015 - 07:48 PM

Ok Star Wars bring it on with your massive CG budget!  Who needs it?

 

Finally I'm posting a trailer to one of my movies in the "On Screen" forum, and this movie actually will be "on screen".  Across the USA on Feb 26th.  This trailer will start popping up in cinemas mid Jan I expect.  Pleased to report....not a single CG animal in the entire movie.

 

 

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#2 David Mullen ASC

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Posted 13 December 2015 - 08:08 PM

Looks great!  Who needs visual effects when you can dangle your child actor's legs over a real crocodile!


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#3 Richard Boddington

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Posted 13 December 2015 - 08:32 PM

Yeah, er um....maybe a little VFX here and there, but no CG animals!  ;)

 

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#4 Satsuki Murashige

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Posted 13 December 2015 - 11:04 PM

Congrats Richard! Looking good. Gave yourself a nice big credit too, I see ;)
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#5 Richard Boddington

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Posted 14 December 2015 - 12:31 AM

No one will toot your horn for you, you have to do it yourself.  :)

 

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#6 Freya Black

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Posted 14 December 2015 - 05:05 AM

Trailer looks quality.

 

Plane explosion looking pretty good this time too.

 

Very nice.

 

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#7 Mark Dunn

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Posted 14 December 2015 - 05:35 AM

A proper film for a change. I promise I won't rip it off.


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#8 Robin R Probyn

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Posted 14 December 2015 - 06:14 AM

You can still flog some stuffed animals though .. 


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#9 Richard Boddington

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Posted 14 December 2015 - 10:06 AM

You can still flog some stuffed animals though .. 

 

Do not say "flog" and "animals" in the same sentence please! :)

 

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#10 Gregg MacPherson

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Posted 14 December 2015 - 11:16 AM

Trailer looks really good.  If my son was still young we would see that film for sure.


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#11 Jay Young

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Posted 14 December 2015 - 11:19 AM

Trailer looks really good.  If my son was still young we would see that film for sure.

 

I'll likely go see it and I'm 34.  Traditional story telling and values are still useful - unless there's a twist ending where all the animals turn into zombies.  Then I'll be right put off.


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#12 Richard Boddington

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Posted 14 December 2015 - 11:27 AM

 

 unless there's a twist ending where all the animals turn into zombies.

 

Brilliant! Who owns the rights?

 

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#13 Jay Young

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Posted 14 December 2015 - 11:45 AM

 

Brilliant! Who owns the rights?

 

R,

 

I'll concede all rights to you, just list my name somewhere in the middle of the list where no one is paying attention anyway, perhaps after food services.


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#14 Mark Dunn

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Posted 14 December 2015 - 12:07 PM

 

Brilliant! Who owns the rights?

 

R,

If Roger Corman didn't make that picture in about 1965, he should have.


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#15 Bill DiPietra

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Posted 14 December 2015 - 01:10 PM

Looks really nice, Richard.  Congrats!  I especially liked the scene where the kids appear to be lit by torches. 


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#16 Mark Dunn

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Posted 14 December 2015 - 01:20 PM

I had to adjust my glasses. I thought you'd written 'hit by lorries' (trucks).


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#17 Richard Boddington

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Posted 14 December 2015 - 01:25 PM

Looks really nice, Richard.  Congrats!  I especially liked the scene where the kids appear to be lit by torches. 

 

Yes all natural torch light only, and fire light.  One thing the Alexa does very very well, is low light photography.  With zero grain, not that grain is "bad" per se.  But non film people now associate it with "low quality."

 

DOP is Stephen Whitehead......again.

 

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#18 Bill DiPietra

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Posted 14 December 2015 - 01:27 PM

 

Yes all natural torch light only, and fire light.  One thing the Alexa does very very well, is low light photography.  With zero grain, not that grain is "bad" per se.  But non film people now associate it with "low quality."

 

DOP is Stephen Whitehead......again.

 

R,

 

Overall, I thought the cinematography looked very nice.  Congrats again and best of luck with the film.


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#19 Gregory Irwin

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Posted 14 December 2015 - 04:07 PM

Congrats Richard.  Happy for you.

 

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Posted 17 December 2015 - 07:22 AM

It looks great! I can't wait to see it!
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