“University Of Colorado-Boulder Campus”: A Cinematic Visual Poem Featuring Beethoven’s 7th Symphony (2013)

A Cinematic Visual Poem of the University of Colorado Boulder campus.

Produced by:   The University of Colorado Sports Video Department

Video shot on Canon 5D, Blackmagic Cinema Camera, and Red Epic.

“The Fountain”: A Cinematic Poem Short Film Trailer Directed By Darren Aronofsky (2006)

“The Fountain” is a Cinematic Poem Short Film Trailer Directed By Darren Aronofsky.

Written and Directed by:  Darren Aronofsky

Music Composed by:  Clint Mansell

The Fountain Movie Poster Darren Aronofsky Director 2006

Cinematography by:  Matthew Libatique

Film Editing by:  Jay Rabinowitz

Produced by:  Ari Handel, Arnon Milchan, Iain Smith, Eric Watson & Nick Wechsler

The 2006 Movie Trailer for Director Darren Aronofsky’s “The Fountain” was 2:27 in length and visually stunning. Any determination of the “official” first-ever “Cinematic Poem Short Film” must include this stunning edit of the full-length movie.

Further reading:  “The Fountain movie review:  A Cinematic Poem named “The Fountain”. (Rianne Hill Soriano, Examiner.com, 12/17/10).

http://www.examiner.com/review/the-fountain-movie-review-a-cinematic-poem-named-the-fountain

Creative Fashion Short Film “Urban Hippie”: Directed By Damien Krisl

Director: Damien Krisl
Director of Photography: Daniel Kunz

The fashion-short movie depicts a young girl’s journey to the realms of her deepest imagination.

AWARDS:
2013 – Best Experimental Film, Los Angeles Cinema Festival of Hollywood
2013 – Best Experimental Film, Los Angeles Reel Film Festival
2013 – Best Visual Effects, La Jolla Fashion Film Festival
2013 – Merit Award Experimental, The Indie Fest
2013 – Best Experimental Film, Los Angeles Film and Script Festival
2013 – Best Experimental Film, Big Apple Film Festival New York
NOMINATIONS & SELECTIONS:
2013 – Nominated for Best Editing, Berlin Fashion Film Festival
2013 – Nominated for Best Cinematography, Best Art Direction, Best Visual Effects, La Jolla Fashion Film Festival
2013 – Nominated for Best Film Of The Month, Indiedemand
2013 – Nominated for Best Fashion Film, Bornshorts
2013 – Selected, San Diego Film Festival
2013 – Selected, UK Film Festival
2013 – Selected, Ciclope Festival Berlin, Steffen Gentis
2013 – Selected, GoSee Berlin Reel Hour

Music: Sigur Rós – Varúð

Motion Designer & Compositer: Florian Baumann
co-director: Joel Cartier
Cineflex Operator: Martin Bäbler
Weisscam Operator: Christian Witschi
Drone Operator: Raimond Stüssi (Pilot)
Drone: Caspar Brog
Steadycam Operator: Sebastian Geret
Unit Manager: Klemens Trenkle
Grip: Oliver Muff
Light: Fabio Gloor & Torvioll Jashari
AC: André Guadagno
2nd AC: Michael Mühlemann
Pyrotechnician: Simon Andy Voegelin
Pyrotechnician Assistent: Maurice Steinmann
Makeup & Hair: Christian Merz
Editor: Damien Krisl
Colorist: Thibaut Petillon
2nd Editor: Kim Culetto
Set Design Assistent: Sarah Schneider
Light by: BRONCOLOR (bron.ch)
Producers: Eclumes Studios in collaboration with LaPac, Cheese & Chocolate Film SA, Kamerawerk, Swisshelicam.com, BSV Productions, Fotogen, Creative Docks.

 

Cinematic Poem “Wine, Poems & Life: Los Toneles Winery”; Directed By Adriano Besso (2014)

Los Toneles Winery in Mendoza, Argentina.

Director. Adriano Besso
Producer. Diego Serrano & Bodega Toneles
Agency. Diego Serrano – Photography & Cinematic Films
Client. Toneles Winery
ScreenPlay. Adriano Besso
DP. Adriano Besso
Glidecam. Adriano Besso
Slider. Adriano Besso
Editor. Adriano Besso
Colorist. Adriano Besso
Voiceover. Mariana Guzzante

Creative Short Film And 2014 BAFTA Award Winner “Room 8”: Directed By James W. Griffiths

Director James W Griffiths received a 2014 BAFTA award for Short Film for Room 8.

Room 8 is one of five different films from the same script: the Bombay Sapphire Imagination Series. Seeking to spark the imagination, we asked Oscar winning writer Geoffrey Fletcher to write a short script stripped of any stage direction.
The five most imaginative film entries were picked, produced and premiered at Tribeca Film Festival 2013.

Producer: Sophie Venner
Director of Photography: Magni Agustsson
Production Designer: Peter Francis
Editor: Michael Agglund
Composer: Lennert Busch
Sound Designer: Martin Pavey

 

Creative Short Film “CASTELLO CAVALCANTI”: Produced By Prada & Directed By Wes Anderson

Prada teamed up with the legendary director Wes Anderson to  present an eight minute short film. Castello Cavalcanti starring Jason Schwartzman who as the story unfolds crushes his car into a statue of Jesus Christ, is to become part of director’s classics such as The Royal Tenenbaums, The Darjeeling Limited and Moonrise Kingdom.

Castello Cavalcanti short film comes after Prada’s 2012 collab with Roman Polanski who delivered the much talked about A Therapy, starring Helena Bonham-Carter and Ben Kingsley.

It debuted at the Rome Film Festival on November 13th 2013 as part of the “Special Events Out of Competition” section.

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“Mars at Sunrise”: A Cinematic Documentary Trailer Directed By Jessica Habie (2013)

A story of a war waged on imagination. A painter’s resistance, courage and spirit can never be imprisoned in this highly stylized story of the conflict of two frustrated artists on either side is Israel’s militarized borders.

Directed by:  Jessica Habie

Produced by:  Baher Agbariya

Music Soundtrack by:  Itamar Ziegler and Tamir Muskat of Balkan Beat Box  and Moshen Subhi

Inspired by the creative journey of renowned Palestinian artist in exile Hani Zurob and on true stories and testimonies from the region, we witness expression, confinement, torture, jealousy, courage and freedom as both artists from each culture strive to paint a picture of life surrounded by conflict.

Directed by Jessica Habie, her first feature film. Her documentary works Beyond Blue and Gray and Art and Apathy received awards at several film festivals including Tribeca Film Festival, The Cannes Short Film Corner, and Berlinale Talent Campus. Produced by Baher Agbariya. Thirst (Attash) 2004, Last Days in Jerusalem (2011), Man Without a Cell Phone (2010), Omar (2013). Edited by Luis Carballar Amores Perros (2000), Manorca (2008), Sin Nombre (2009), The Devil’s Double (2011), Immigrant (2012). Sound Design by Martin Herndandez, Amores Perros (2000), Babel (2006) Into the Wild (2007), The Loneliest Planet (2011) On the Road (2012).

Starring Ali Suliman as Khaled, Paradise Now (Golden Globe Winner for Best Foreign Film (2005), The Lemon Tree (2008), Pomegranates and Myrrh (2008), The Attack (2012); Guy El Hanan as Eyal, An Israeli radio personality and an accomplished playwright and; Haale Gafori as Azzadeh author of the original poetry featured in Mars At Sunrise.

Soundtrack by Itamar Ziegler and Tamir Muskat of Balkan Beat Box
and Moshen Subhi

An Important Emerging Creative Short Film Genre.