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Time to get busy

I was consistent there for a little while. Winter was a little hard for me- I came down with a nasty case of the flu and then had a few everyday-life sort of challenges I had to get through that required my time (my daytime job, mostly).

One of the things that had really struck me was finding out about a little film that made it to Sundance called Tangerine that was shot on the iPhone5. I've always been of the mind that it doesn't matter what tools you use to make your art, art is only great because of the artist; Tangerine is a fine example of that. There are many other films with a hardcore DIY cinema verite mentality that really busts through many people's expectations. Like Buzzard. It's funny for me to read comments about differing opinions between production purists and rebels- almost to a religious ferocity.

In the end, I realized that I have no excuses for not creating a film. I have the equipment. I have the know how. I have friends that are actors. I have exc…