For this week’s project profile we have filmmaker Matthew Anderson, who is currently working on his upcoming film, Baja Come Down. Be sure to check out and support his Kickstarter campaign here.
Also check out our interview with Matthew Anderson on this week’s “Meet the Filmmaker” segment from the Us Vs Film Podcast where we review Unexpected.
For this week’s project profile we have filmmakers Christopher and Christine Kezelos, who are currently working on their upcoming film, The Sasquatch of Jackson Farm. Be sure to check out and support their Kickstarter campaign here.
Also check out our interview with Christopher and Christine Kezelos on next week’s “Meet the Filmmaker” segment from the Us Vs Film Podcast where we review Unexpected.
For this week’s project profile we have filmmakers Tom Connolly and Julian Buchan, who are currently working on their upcoming short film, “Anna.” Be sure to check out and support their Kickstarter campaign here.
Also check out our interview with Tom Connolly and Julian Buchan on this week’s “Meet the Filmmaker” segment from the newest episode of the Us Vs Film Podcast where we review Results.
We were lucky to catch a screener of the animated film, Cheatin’ and also talk to the film’s director, Bill Plympton. Be sure to catch the film in select theaters and on Vimeo!
Usvsfilm: Your hard work really shows in Cheatin’. It’s very unique and it’s like a one of a kind story. I’m sure the script is structured differently from other films, so what was your process of getting it ready like and set for production?
We were luck to catch a screening of the film 5 to 7 from IFC Films and talk to the film’s director, Victor Levin, and lead actress, Berenice Marlohe. Be sure to check out the film in theaters now! Mild Spoilers
Usvsfilm: I love all the long takes and hearing the dialogue fill in the scenery throughout the film. Can you talk about some of the inspirations you had maybe in real life or movie-wise that created the whole environment in 5 to 7?
Vimeo has teamed up with the “King of Indie Animation,” Bill Plympton, for the global release of his animated feature, CHEATIN’. On the heels of a multi-city US theatrical release beginning in April, Vimeo will be releasing the film exclusively on Vimeo On Demand on April 21, 2015.
Available today for pre-order, CHEATIN’ is an award-winning, surreal animated adult tale of love, jealousy, revenge, and murder. Inspired by the work of James M. Cain (“Double Indemnity”, “The Postman Always Rings Twice”), CHEATIN’ marks Academy Award®-nominated Bill Plympton’s seventh animated feature film.
CHEATIN’ synopsis: In a fateful bumper car collision, Jake and Ella meet and become the most loving couple in the long history of Romance. But when a scheming “other” woman drives a wedge of jealousy into their perfect courtship, insecurity spells out an untimely fate. With only the help of a disgraced magician and his forbidden “soul machine,” Ella takes the form of Jake’s numerous lovers, desperately fighting through malfunction and deceit as they try to reclaim their destiny.
CHEATIN’ will retail on Vimeo On Demand for $4.99 for a 72-hour streaming rental or $9.99 for download to own.
Vimeo On Demand: https://vimeo.com/ondemand/cheatin
We were lucky to catch the film, Walter, and talk to director Anna Mastro and lead Andrew J. West. Be sure to check out the film in theaters now and on VOD.
Usvsfilm: What was it like adapting a short film to a feature length? Were there any obvious things that you wanted to change, or things that you wanted to add on from the short film?