Adventure: GOLDFISH – A Hunt for an Executive

This week I approached the city’s biggest and best film producer, requesting their consideration towards Executive Producing GOLDFISH.  If the Divine Intelligence wills it, it will happen, and if it is not meant to be, I will forget it completely, amd hopefully, quickly.  Forgetting is half of what GOLDFISH is about!             

Adventure: GOLDFISH – Still trying

Even though we have achieved a current running time of 84 minutes (not including credits) (plus I think at least three cuts are ten seconds too fast), this latest update proclaims 91 minutes.  Although I doubt anyone is avidly checking the running time in passing by, it pleases me to not quite let the successful …

Adventure: GOLDFISH – Single reshoot

As much as possible, we should try to get it right the first time.  Still, reshoots happen. My last big-league challenge in cutting was getting Maverick as The Dog off of James Morley as Ben’s window garden box; between Maverick facing north and south and James’ posture upright or crouching out the window, no takes …

Adventure: GOLDFISH – Trapped like Paul Sheldon

I broke my foot.It’s just like MISERY, except it’s GOLDFISH.   I really struggled on “a bad sprain” for 17 days until the ER realized it was in fact a fracture. In the cutting room, we have GOLDFISH down to ninety eight minutes. And if you dont count the credits, it’s only ninety six…  That’s …