Whatever Happened to Old Joe?

Competitors in the 2012 48 Hour Film Project for San Jose were given a required character to include in their movies.  For the 2012 competition, the character supplied was “Joe O’Kane, a commissioner.” The real-life Joe O’Kane is the former film commissioner for San Jose and he was delighted to have the nearly 30 filmsContinue reading “Whatever Happened to Old Joe?”

Where Do They Really Come From?

In the 2012 48 Hour Film Project for San Jose, all of the teams were required to include a piñata as a prop. There was a lot of bashing and beating in the theme for many of the movies delivered, but this one brought charm and a peek at the inside life of a piñata toContinue reading “Where Do They Really Come From?”

It’s Everyone’s Responsibility

Someone told us recently that they felt that everyone does a comedy for the 48 Hour Film Project. The team that made this film (Done in 47) was willing to take on more difficult subject material. They did and it worked out well for them. They brought home awards for Direction, Acting, and for CinematographyContinue reading “It’s Everyone’s Responsibility”