First Look of “Parallel Chords”

Hey everyone! “Parallel Chords” will be showing at the STL Filmmakers Showcase at Washington University in St. Louis on Friday, 7/20/2018. If you are in St. Louis or surrounding areas please go check this awesome film out!

Here is a quick look of the film “Parallel Chords”. This music driven drama explores issues of consent and control in a young female artist’s life, as she struggles to break free and find her own voice.

 

Sorry for the brief update but I’m currently in Chicago prepping my next project but I really wanted to share this and hopefully those who get to see the film in St. Louis enjoy the film.

Until next time! Be Blessed!

#MakeMovies

~Douglas

 

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The Executioners Trailer!!!

I’m very excited to share a new trailer for the film “The Executioners!! There was a ton of hard work behind the scenes in the making of this project and very excited that you all will be able to see this film in March on all the digital platforms.

Special shout out to the cast and crew!!! We worked hard. We had “Lot’s to do, and little time” and we got it done!!

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Until next time! Be blessed and make movies!

~Douglas

“Finders Keepers” Movie Trailer

Happy 2018 Everyone!

What a wonderful way to start off a new year then with a new movie trailer from the good folks from blackhole films! Danny LeGare’s “Finders Keepers” was just released and the trailer looks great!.

I can’t wait for it to come out and see it on the big screen. Special shout of to the Director Danny LeGare and all the cast and crew on this project. I hope you enjoy the trailer. Be sure to go over to our Facebook page and like the film’s page for all updates. Subscribe here and share the trailer.

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Until next time. Make Movies!

~Douglas

That’s a wrap on “The Executioners”

So to wrap up a pretty exciting 2016 why not fly down to Florida and film a crazy movie called “The Executioners”. Let me rewind a little bit. So I was in St. Louis and I received a phone call from my friend Allan. Allan is a producer who will help produce my very first short film called “No Charge.” We’ve always kept in contact ever since that first project and he always said if he has a project I’m gonna be the first one to call, so he called me. He told me he had this awesome script that he was trying to shoot it and he needed an AD and the rest was history.

img_7932Any way so I fly down to sunny Florida leaving freezing North Carolina and get picked up in a convertible to welcome me back to Florida. The production for this project was pretty interesting to say the least. I originally suggested that we shoot this project and 20 days. The final schedule ended being 14 days but we finished in 16 days. This project wasn’t the easiest to get through but I excepted the challenge and we got to the end of the project and finished the movie. This movie will probably be one of the best movies that I’ve ever been 1st Assistant Director for. It pushes the limits it makes you very uncomfortable but I think in making controversial films like this one will stand out and be really good at the end of the day.

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2014 Yearly Roundup

Hey everyone! It’s been a while since I’ve updated the blog (I seriously need to do better) but I’m here for what seems to be my yearly update. You know I said this before but since I’m not really working with the studios anymore and working with indie films there isn’t much to really update because the films I work on take much longer to come out.

Ben N Ara collageBut with that said, I have two new films that I can actually talk about that I shot this year. The first one was in Hinesville/Savannah, GA called “Ben & Ara“. This was a great project and a somewhat different experience. The state of Georgia recently got the film tax incentives and man did Georgia show up for this project! They rolled out the red carpet in order for this project to even happen and even gave us an awesome wrap party. The crew involved with this project was awesome and really showed southern hospitality through the duration of this project. From the Producers (Samone Norsworthy, Joeseph Baird & Constance Ejuma) to our Director Nnegest Likke and the rest of the crew. Everyone was really great and a joy to work with.

This project also just launched an Indiegogo page. We need to raise funds to complete post-production, which involves editing, sound, music and color correction. Without these things we don’t have a movie, and without your help, we’ll have a pretty difficult time making this dream a reality. No amount is too small so we welcome any and all donations.

Press: WSAV Southern Scene also came to set one day to cover the film.

4 Grandpa's Psycho's collageAnd the other film, I reconnected with director Danny LaGare (“Suicide for Beginners”) in Connecticut for “Grandpa’s Psycho“. The film is a dark and gritty psychological thriller that explores one small town man’s need to purify the world of sin, one sinner at a time. His medieval and brutal cleansing process directly contradicts the devotion he has for his granddaughter. Tension builds as we discover secrets surrounding the psychotic behavior of this quaint god fearing little town. and shot what turned out to be probably my favorite movie I have ever been apart of, besides the cold temperatures. Everything just seemed to worked out artistically for this project. From what I saw from the raw images on the directors monitor, to actors and crew, it just worked. Even when it snowed, we just got rid of the snow and continued. Of course there those days that were tough but we finished and I can’t wait for you guys to see these projects.

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