What Keeps You Motivated?

I spoke to some film freshman from my old college, today and a student asked: “What keeps you motivated in a profession that fluctuates so much? Where you’re working job to job with long gaps between them?” Oof, hitting hard with those questions at 7:30AM. For me, it’s hard to put into words. I love films. I love watching them, I love making them, the … Continue reading What Keeps You Motivated?

I Started A Podcast!

Like everyone else, I, too, made a podcast! The Closing Credits Podcast is where I interview people in the film industry and hopefully teach people what every job title means and does in the closing credits! Episode 1 is up on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Sound Cloud, https://closingcreditspod.com/episodes/ , and soon to be Google Music! Follow The Closing Credits Podcast , closingcreditspod.com, or @closingcred on Twitter/Instagram. Mark Herzig is the … Continue reading I Started A Podcast!

Academy VFX Bake-Off

Saturday, January 5th, I had the pleasure of watching the Academy’s VFX Bake-Off at ILM/Lucasfilm! This was their first year live-streaming to three places (San Francisco, London, and New Zealand); it’s usually in a big theater down in LA where everyone from the VFX branch comes to watch before and after reels and VFX reels for each of the 10 shortlisted movies. They were: Ant … Continue reading Academy VFX Bake-Off