How We Made Our Short Film “THE MOVIE STAR” (pt.1)

How We Made Our Short Film “THE MOVIE STAR” (pt.1)

A behind-the-scenes look at the production of our short film, “The Movie Star”. Here in Part 1 we cover pre-production, gear and production.

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Beastgrip Pro
Moment 58mm Tele Lens
Aputure Mini-LS20d
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Sony a6400 (shot BTS with this)
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Anamorphic Lens
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