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I am not a filmmaker. Through the strange twists and turns of my life I have somehow ended up here, in Memphis, TN, spending the majority of my time with filmmakers. I like to think of myself as a pretty confident and competent person. Well…that was until I set foot on a film set. It was a set for a short-film and we were only in Dan Baker’s garage, but I’ve never felt more useless in my life. Continue Reading…

Have you ever been to a magic show? I have. I saw David Copperfield live in Phoenix about 5 years ago. The show was a bit hokey, as you would expect, but I really enjoyed it. I mean, the man made an old-school powder blue Cadillac disappear!

I’ve seen his show on TV as a kid so I knew what was coming and was determined not to blink. I sat on the edge of my seat and tried to look at everything he wasn’t pointing at. I would not be fooled by his tricky slight of hand or smoke and mirrors. As the red curtain went up, the countdown began. Continue Reading…