This was taken a few years ago when drones just hit the market and I was working on a documentary in a small village named Anuk Lang. There is no electricity, no TV, no internet, and no real connection to the modern world there, so when I brought out this little drone the kids went... Continue Reading →
https://youtu.be/MhroCnbLSEY The Louvre. The MoMa. Candytopia. Who knew a museum could be this much fun? Candytopia is a wonderland of sugar and color where guests are encouraged to gorge themselves on the sticky goodness as they marvel at the strangely sublime artwork this team of candy-creatives have crafted. Replicas of some of the world's most... Continue Reading →
Came across this most excellent video essay by the Nerdwriter, if you aren't familiar, behoove thyself and get thy familiar, each is better then the next, but this one, is pretty much the tastiest of the bunch. In the short video, he goes on to deconstruct one of the most important, iconic, and flat-out famous... Continue Reading →
I love 3 things: Motorcycles, Movies and my mother. (I'm Italian) Sometimes, when the god's favor me, I get to combine two of those (my mother doesn't ride). May I introduce Italian Sporting Bikes of the 70's hosted by the madmen at Union Garage in Brooklyn and the fine folk at Alpinestars. https://vimeo.com/222402531
So clickbait, amirite? This essay isn't really about how to get a Vimeo Staff Pick. I am fortunate to have a couple of my films to have been showcased on Vimeo's Parthenon of special Staff Picks, but I couldn't tell you a recipe on how secure your acceptance. Besides, other people have offered their... Continue Reading →
Deep in a remote Cambodian village a mother learns why her daughter didn't have to die, and a filmmaker learns a life lesson he will never forget.
There are certain films that just water your soul. Seymour is one of them, and it's a great example of why film is. Lot's of people like to go to the movies to escape. There are plenty of films that are so submersive that they make you forget you are in a chair watching a wall.... Continue Reading →
Super interesting little doc about shooting docs with spy creatures. The BBC does another fantastic job, and Highsnobiety does a great job covering the story. https://vimeo.com/102514372 I love the use of tech to discretely tell a story, or in this case, to document animal behavior. It reminded me a lot of when I use drones in... Continue Reading →