Hamish's Kitchen #5 Here are my thoughts as a producer on the issues surrounding making a film in a different country, and how that could affect the future release of the film.
I've started a daily vlog "Hamish's Kitchen" which will detail the process of making my first feature-length film: Hamish's Kitchen Playlist I hope that you'll check it out! Hopefully it will provide some insight into what a producer's life is like. Best wishes for the season! xx
Short films are fine, but they haven't really made money since the end of the era where audiences would sit in the cinema all day and watch a Newsreel, a Cartoon, a Short Film and then a Double Feature. All for less than a dollar. But that era has long gone. The B-Movie has now … Continue reading The Ever Elusive Feature Film
Hello everyone, sorry I've been missing in action, but I've got this new short film out, and it's premiering at the Shorts Off Film Festival in Wales, and it's called "Silence". To celebrate, I was interviewed by TG Geeks, a great podcast coming out of Arizona in the good ol' US of A. Hope you … Continue reading New interview (TG Geeks)
This photo was taken back in 1991. Lego was such an important part of my childhood. If you think I love music and film now, it's nothing compared to how much I loved Lego as a kid. I spent every last dime I had on lego bricks (not unlike filmmaking now). It's a little embarrassing, but … Continue reading The vital importance of LEGO
There is no secret. Listen to this guy. It's fantastic. It doesn't mean that you shouldn't learn. It doesn't mean you should give up. Just know that the whole thing is insane, and that you should worry more about enjoying the ride than getting to the destination. I think the crucial question is how you … Continue reading The secret to success in the entertainment industry…
It's been a hot minute since I last posted. Life has really got in the way of blogging. Scratch that. Got in the way sounds like what happened isn't want I wanted to happen. A lot of wonderful things happened, which in turn, lead me in directions that didn't include writing. Now, I'm back baby! … Continue reading updates and more
About four years ago, I got the chance to make a music video for Robyn Loau. It was the first professional shoot I'd ever done, having only previously made a short animation, and a TVC parody at university ten years prior. That leap of faith Robyn and her management team made in me has lead … Continue reading #100gratefulDays Never Let You Down
A great little video, which compliments the one I did recently.
Back when I was 14/15, I considered myself a psychic. It was an ability that I couldn't control however, and it lead to me seeing things that I wished to unsee. So, one day I said to myself no more. And there was no more, no more dreams, no more visions. As an adult, I've recently … Continue reading #100gratefulDays I’m grateful for my gut