Life is Short

Life is Short

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This is Life is Short, a podcast about an indie filmmaker trying to bring his short film to life!
010 - The Shoot (Part 1)
Jul 6 • 27 min
We shot our film! After a lot of pre-production work (a lot!) we got our crew and actors together and shot Forgetting Me over two days. Listen in as Eddy and Kelly review the shoot. Since there was so much to cover, this is just part 1. And now that we’ve…
009 - What’s the Score + Breaking Down the Script
Jun 6 • 14 min
While my producer, Kelly, hob-knobs in LA, I (Eddy) toil away at pre-production tasks! Only 4 weeks away from shooting and there’s lots to do. Listen in as I share details of working with a composer to develop a score for the film (super exciting…
008 - Auditions for Forgetting Me
May 22 • 9 min
We’re charging ahead, now that we’ve secured funding. And today’s podcast comes to you from a pause in our auditions! Kelly and I (Eddy) talk about the audition process and what’s happening, as it happens, recording this episode from the studio where we…
007 - Green Lit
May 11 • 17 min
We got funded! Excited to share the news that our submission won $10k from Telus Storyhive. That means we’re racing full-steam ahead with making our short film, Forgetting Me. Thanks to all our listeners who voted—you made a huge difference. Join our…
006 - Creating Atmosphere + Collaboration
Apr 11 • 21 min
Atmosphere is critical, especially in a short film. With little time to tell your story, how can you use every tool in your kit to bring the most impact to the screen? “With a short film, there’s something exacting about it,” says producer Kelly. “There’s…
005 - Vote For Our Film!
Apr 3 • 12 min
Go vote on Storyhive.com right now! Voting opens today, so please vote for our film, Forgetting Me! You can vote each day through Friday, April 6, 2018. Please take 2 minutes and cast your vote for our film, so we can get it made. In addition to chatting…
004 - Marketing Matters
Mar 30 • 17 min
Marketing a short film is tough. We get into the marketing details we outlined as part of our Storyhive.com submission. Plus we share an insider tip if you ever can’t find the physical mailing address of a business you’d really like to connect with.…
003 - Storyhive, Community and Women in Film
Mar 21 • 24 min
In this episode of Life is Short we briefly chat about how it feels to get our Storyhive submission done! Plus, we begin breaking down elements of our submission, starting in this episode with Community Relevancy. We reflect on the community elements…
002 - Pitch Video and Origin Stories
Mar 15 • 17 min
In this episode of Life is Short we talk about crafting our pitch video for our short film, Forgetting Me. We’ll be using our pitch video as part of our upcoming submission to the Telus StoryHive competition, where we hope to win/earn a cool $10k in…
001 - Rolling
Mar 12 • 5 min
The very first episode of our podcast! Life is Short is a podcast focused on two indie filmmakers working towards bringing a short film to life. The film will be about the ravages of Alzheimer’s disease and the toll it takes on a long-time couple, and in…