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So, You Want to Be a Filmmaker?

Scott Dwyer, who produces KQED's ImageMakers and Film School Shorts, discusses what it takes to be a filmmaker. Read his advice at KQED Arts.

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    Beyond Infinity

    This episode includes:

    Entity by Andrew Desmond
    Orbit Ever After by Jamie Stone


    Entity
    France
    Minutes after the technical failure of her spacecraft (if you can call your ship blowing up just a "technical failure"), an astronaut finds herself ejected from her cockpit and into space. She tries in vain to contact the base to obtain help. Her oxygen level diminishes slowly but surely. She faints... after floating adrift for several hours through the immensity of space, she awakens to find herself facing a strange and mysterious entity, taking the shape of an immense black hole. A jaw dropping, gorgeous special effects laden film written and directed by Andrew Desmond. Principal cast: Alias Hilsum.
    - Watch the trailer, below.
    - Read interview with the filmmaker at moviepilot.com.
    - Visit the film's Facebook page at facebook.com.
    - See the film's IMDb entry at imdb.com.

    Orbit Ever After
    England
    When you're in love, you're willing to risk everything in order to spend one perfect moment together. Nigel has fallen in love, but when you live in outer space aboard a ramshackle spaceship it isn't easy to follow your heart -- especially when the girl of your dreams is circling around the earth the opposite direction. A science fiction romance where two star-crossed lovers overcome all probabilities and sacrifice everything in order to spend one perfect moment together. Written and directed by Jamie Stone. Principal cast: Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Mackensie Crook, Bronagh Gallagher, and Bob Goody.
    - Watch the trailer, below.
    - Watch interviews with the filmmaker at insideencounters2013.wordpress.com and filmclub.org.
    - View a behind the scenes look at the special effects at vimeo.com.
    - Visit the film's Facebook page at facebook.com.
    - See the film's IMDb entry at imdb.com.

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