This post will describe how the shooting of my movie Saudade took place, with all its challenges, misadventures and surprises. Step 1: Writing I started writing the script during summer 2010. It took me about 1 year to take the film from ink on paper to concretize it to reality. Writing was a challenging process, because I had to… Read More Shooting the movie «Saudade »
If you have read my previous post, you would understand better this one. It’s about fulfilling a childhood dream of filmmaking, that finally concretized itself this summer when I was in Lebanon. Now this was not an easy journey, it was in fact a painful and laborious one, that required a lot of patience. But… Read More An Orange Dog Productions
Being a filmmaker has always been my dream. From as long as I can recall, I have been attracted to the world of cinema, with all that it entails: acting, scriptwriting, directing, producing, etc. This interest was most probably inherited from my father, a big cinephile, who has introduced me at a very young age… Read More La Dolce Vita
Choose Passion. Choose Dreams. Passion and Dreams. Two words that should be constantly circling in a loop in our minds. They should be the motor that fuels our daily lives, the oxygen we breathe and the philosophy we adopt. Simply because without them, life would be meaningless and flavorless. Follow your Passions. Doing a phD… Read More Choose Passion. Choose Dreams.
‘Honey, no one is going to read your thesis!’ C’est la phrase que m’a lancé une sympathique chercheure australienne à la conférence à laquelle j’assistais dernièrement à Berkeley (voir ma chronique précédente). Elle devait avoir environ vingt ans d’expérience derrière elle. À ce moment-là, nous étions cinq à la table pour le dîner et nous… Read More Honey, no one is going to read your thesis! – ah bon…