Archive for 2002

This is spiral::notepad…

Welcome! This is my first official post. It was five years ago today that I launched my first website. Thus, it is a fitting day to begin a blog . . . which I may or may not update very well. We shall see.
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Super 8 filmmaking

I just started a filmmaking class at the Northwest Film Center in Portland, which means I’ll be commuting to and from Salem quite a bit this summer. So far all I’ve shot is a test roll of super 8 film, but it came out really well. It mainly consisted of creepy light bulb and flying [...]

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Gregor Fucka to sport an NBA jersey?

Doesn’t Gregor Fucka know that playing in the NBA would result in a killer merchandising deal, on top of whatever contract he could negotiate?
Here are some excerpts from an Associated Press article:
Gregor Fucka, considered one of the top European players, is ready to say “Ciao” to the Italian League and wants to sign a [...]

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“All Love is Fleeting” by Ian Cavalier

I completed my first short film today, titled All Love is Fleeting. It is 2:35 long and was shot using a crappy super 8 camera (that we borrowed from the Northwest Film Center in Portland) on Kodak Tri-X reversal film.
This film was storyboarded in one day, shot in one day, and edited in one day. [...]

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“Two-Headed Boy” by Ian Cavalier

I completed my second (and last?) short film today, titled Two-Headed Boy (the title was inspired by the Neutral Milk Hotel song). It is 3:34 long and, like my first film, was shot using a crappy super 8 camera (borrowed from the Northwest Film Center in Portland) on Kodak Tri-X reversal film and Eastman Ektachrome [...]

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Apple and Atari emulators! **

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Zen and the art of bonsai **

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A slightly lopsided Connecticut basketball game **

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David Rees’s Get Your War On talk **

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