FILMMAKER SCOTT SHEPPARD’S INDIA INDIE: MONKEYS, MISSIONARIES & AN AMAZING JOURNEY

FILMMAKER SCOTT SHEPPARD’S INDIA INDIE: MONKEYS, MISSIONARIES & AN AMAZING JOURNEY

Scott Sheppard traveled with his family from Michigan to India where, as his own one-man crew, he captured their story. Scott shares the challenges and rewards behind directing and finishing the personal indie doc as he recalls the experience. Fancy Film: Your film, PLANES, TRAINS & AUTORICKSHAWS, follows the journey of your mother and her … Continue reading

FINDING THE LOOK: VETERAN COLORIST MIKE SMOLLIN ON INDIES, BLOCKBUSTERS, AND PREDICTING OSCARS

FINDING THE LOOK: VETERAN COLORIST MIKE SMOLLIN ON INDIES, BLOCKBUSTERS, AND PREDICTING OSCARS

Fancy Film freelance colorist Mike Smollin vibes on communicating color, predicting the Oscar and timing the gamut of indie and studio films alike. Fancy Film: You’ve been working as a lead colorist for years. What drew you to specialize in color? Mike Smollin: It was a complete accident. Back in the 90’s after having graduated … Continue reading