Dallas filmmakers are tireless. Their story is as if an avid film buff sneakily placed superglue on a Canon 7D, leaving videographers no choice but to carry the device with them to each destination and film everything they witness. Which isn’t so bad because it leaves the Dallas community to see an edited version of our own world through their kaleidoscopic eyes.
Dallas filmmakers Director Chris Wiegand and Producer Brandon Carmichael recently added an additional task to their already hectic schedule by entering the 168 Film Project. Here, they created a short film in seven days. Crazy, right? Pretty much. But they pulled it off – and nabbed seven nominations for their film entitled Second Glances. The awards included: Best Director, Best Actress, Best Editor, Best Sound Design, Best Original Score, Best Makeup, and Best Behind The Scenes Documentary.
Of the 89 films that screened at the 168 Film project in Los Angeles, Second Glances came home with two awards: Best Editor and Best Sound Design. (more…)