No, It’s Not My Eyes

We came across this short film recently through a friend. It’s perfect! Simple set, simple story, moving performance. Not to oversell it or anything, but go ahead and see if you can keep your eyes dry. Many of our fans and friends tell us that they think this story is about them. The one take-awayContinue reading “No, It’s Not My Eyes”

Nothing to See Here Malcolm

We’ve lost count of how many gems the filmmaking team Film Antics has produced in time-based film competitions They’ve brought home awards for Cinematography, Acting, and have finished as City Winner or runner up on multiple occasions. This entry brought them the prize for Best Comedy. You can see the latest 48 Hour Film ProjectContinue reading “Nothing to See Here Malcolm”

Hush – It’s Not Really Us

Everybody wonders what it’s REALLY like in witness protection. The folks at Ovation Pictures made an entry for the San Jose 48 Hour Film Project to help us understand better. They have a new film for the 2015 competition and you can see it on Wed, Aug 19th. The screening for their film, and aContinue reading “Hush – It’s Not Really Us”

Dream On

Some film production companies simply cannot get enough of stress, excitement, challenge, and accomplishment. These are the ones, like Once Upon a Thyme Productions, who keep coming back to the 48 Hour Film Project. This year in San Jose, the troupe finished what was probably their fifth entry for the competition. Here’s a glimpse: TheyContinue reading “Dream On”

You Lookin’ At Me?

After nearly twenty rounds in the 48 Hour Film Project, we sort of expect Film Antics to be a well-oiled machine. They’ve produced numerous films that gathered awards including a City Winner for San Jose in 2013, and Best Film finalists in other cities and years. This time we opted for a closer look, soContinue reading “You Lookin’ At Me?”

It’s Slobberin’ Time!

The 48 Hour Film Project is back in San Jose! On the weekend of Aug 8th, nearly two dozen filmmaking teams created new short films and they’ll be shown next week at the Camera 12 Cinema. Here’s a sneak peek. (That’s what we used to call the trailers. Now it’s just a trailer.) The filmmakersContinue reading “It’s Slobberin’ Time!”

A Friend for Life

This film from the Edinburgh 48 Hour Film Project brought home multiple awards — and frankly could have probably captured others in many of the 120+ cities worldwide where the competition occurs. Let’s be clear about this.  This movie was conceived, written, shot, and edited in just two days. If you’re a filmmaker, you haveContinue reading “A Friend for Life”

San Jose 2013 48HFP Audience Choice Awards

These are the top finishers for the San Jose 48 Hour Film Project Audience Choice Awards. (in alphabetical order) Group A Marshmallow v1.0 – by Mad Dingos Number One – by Film Antics Snap – by Under Da Hood Films (WINNER) Group B Day of the Midnight Dragons – by Ovation Pictures Kung Food –Continue reading “San Jose 2013 48HFP Audience Choice Awards”