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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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    Helium by Anders Walter


    Helium
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    A terminally ill boy makes a friend with a hospital worker. Through his stories about Helium -- a magical fantasy world, the boy regains the joy and happiness of his life and finds a safe haven away from his daily hardships. Written and directed by Anders Walter. The film won the 2014 Oscar for Best Short. Principal cast: Casper Crump, Marijana Jankovic and Pelle Falk Krusbaek. Anders Walter also directed the short film 9 Meter which is part of the Imagemakers episode Can You Fly.
    - Watch a trailer, below.
    - Watch an interview with the filmmaker at youtube.com.
    - Read interview with the filmmaker at filmshortage.com.
    - Visit the film's Facebook page at facebook.com.
    - See the film's IMDb entry at imdb.com.

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