1. Yes, the boys are back in town for our [ critics ] season 3 shoot. Watch the first sneak peek with our dueling co-hosts Steve Weiss and Philip Bloom. They also critique my iPhone shooting skills. Of course, I learned how to shoot with the iPhone from the amazing and crazy-talented, Chase Jarvis. Enjoy, ~ sue (aka @zacuto_sue).

    Filmed on location in Chicago at the new Zacuto Films Studio.

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  2. In the first webisode of the new series, the new host Jens Bogehegn talks with fellow cinematographers Robert Primes, Trent Opaloch and Philip Bloom about how they got their start and what it takes to be a successful Director of Photography.

    About Zacuto Films ~ Wanting to come full circle and get back to their roots of creating original content, In December 2008, film/video veterans Steve Weiss and Jens Bogehegn created their first Webisodic Series: FilmFellas which offers viewers a behind the scenes peek into the minds of influential and emerging filmmakers…where talking film is the family business.

    In August 2009, Steve Weiss, Director of FilmFellas/critics, and Philip Bloom, a London based Cinematographer, come together as dueling co-hosts to candidly critique web based video content.

    For a complete schedule of Zacuto Films Programming, visit Zacuto.com. Viva Zacuto! To watch the whole FilmFellas Series go to: http://www.zacuto.com/filmfellas FilmFellas

    Cast 6 Filmmakers:
    Jens Bogehegn zacuto.com
    Robert Primes, ASC http://imdb.com/name/nm0697543/
    Trent Opaloch trentwashere.com
    Philip Bloom philipbloom.co.uk/

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  3. FilmFellas Cast 7: Documentaries/Masters of Non-Fiction ~ What is Truth? The series kicks off with a game of telephone to demonstrate the complexities of documenting history. The Fellas discuss getting to know your subject on a personal level to create a more engaging and insightful film.

    FilmFellas Cast 7 features an award winning cast of Documentary filmmakers who deliver their own personal accounts on the challenges of recording historical facts through film. Get ready for passionate round table discussions and find out what it really takes to be a true documentarian. Come watch the series at http://zacuto.com/filmfellas-cast-7

    Steve Weiss (Web Series Director FilmFellas/critics) -- http://zacuto.com/steve-weiss
    Ondi Timoner (Producer/Director: 2009 Sundance Grand Jury Prize for We Live In Public & DIG) -- http://imdb.com/name/nm0863756/
    David Grubin (Producer/Director: 10 Emmys, The American Experience, The Jewish Americans, LBJ, RFK, FDR)-- grubin.com/
    Sean Dunne (Sundance Official Selection for The Archive.) -- veryapeproductions.com/

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  4. FilmFellas Cast 4: The Artistic Wedding ~ Same Day Edit

    The fellas discuss the challenge of same day edits, including viewing the film at the reception and producing DVD copies for guests. Next, they cover the average cost of booking and shooting on film.

    FilmFellas Cast 4 Filmmakers:
    Joe Simon, Joe Simon Productions joesimonweddingfilms.com/
    John Goolsby weddingvideo.com/
    kristen* Bliss* Studio Productions blissvideoproductions.com

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  5. "Web of Opportunities"
    Cast One: Steve Weiss, Philip Bloom, Peter Hawley, Steve DaDouche
    “As long as I can remember, I wanted to be a filmmaker”, if this is your mantra, then you’ve got to see FilmFellas! Zacuto is excited to announce their new webisodic series, FilmFellas. A behind the scenes peek featuring influential and emerging new filmmakers who are making, creating and challenging the independent film scene and how we view entertainment. Follow this continuing series, you won’t want to miss a webisode as the cast and topics change. Watch in full screen HD with new webisodes premiering every two weeks. Producers Steve Weiss, Jens Bogehegn & Scott Lynch sit down and dine with industry movers and shakers where talking film is their family business.

    The premiere webisode "Web of Opportunities" introduces Steve Weiss' passion for the web. Can the web really be a delivery medium for entertainment? Can money be made on the web?

    For More Info: filmfellas.tv

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Zacuto Films: Web Series

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About Zacuto Films
Wanting to come full circle and get back to their roots of creating original content, film/video veterans Steve Weiss and Jens Bogehegn created the Webisodic Series: FilmFellas. Shot in HD 24p, the round-table discussion, creates the…


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About Zacuto Films
Wanting to come full circle and get back to their roots of creating original content, film/video veterans Steve Weiss and Jens Bogehegn created the Webisodic Series: FilmFellas. Shot in HD 24p, the round-table discussion, creates the perfect intimate setting for viewers to get a behind the scenes peek into the minds of influential and emerging filmmakers who are challenging the independent film scene.

With the addition of each new FilmFellas cast, Producers Steve Weiss, Jens Bogehegn and Scott Lynch, showcase what it’s like to sit down and dine with industry movers and shakers…where talking film is the family business.

In August 2009, Steve Weiss, Director of FilmFellas/critics, and Philip Bloom, a London based Cinematographer, come together as dueling co-hosts to candidly critique web based video content at http://www.zacuto.com/critics. [ critics ] offering an eclectic mix of personalities, perspectives and laughter.

To learn more about the featured filmmakers on FilmFellas, view behind the scenes footage, and get a sneak peek at other soon to be released Zacuto films, visit http://www.zacuto.com for a complete schedule of programming.

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