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Category Archives: Recent Projects

Back in Blighty again and spent a whirlwind week in London, catching up with my closest friend, before she disappeared to her second home in Suffolk...will be joining her this weekend, travelling up by train, which I love.   Despite delays and timetable frustrations, here with the engineering works and be bumped by freight trains in the US (there is only one rail line)....it is a joy just to sit and look out ...
Posted on June 7, 2018 and filed under Just Talking!, My News & My Kind of People, Recent Projects
Hello everyone We're busy updating the website janemerrow.com and incorporating newchillingtales.com and upgrading the store, where you can buy signed photographs,  the New Chilling Tales DVD's and watch/ stream the films     janemerrow.com will continue with news, blogs. My friend and long time webmaster Aaron Day of Thrive Web Designs has been working away, to get this done and try to educate me to keep it all going along the way.  Ah the fun and challenges of technology!!! ...
  Been a while since I put pen to paper ......just got back from good trips to Ventura, California (friends, sailing, meeting interesting new people) and Sun Valley...snow, old friend and the Film Festival. And now waiting for the final cut of About Andy (new short).  Yesterday we did pick up shots for the film.   The equipment used now is just amazing, where it took a crew of many, just for the ...
Posted on March 26, 2018 and filed under Just Talking!, Memories, My News & My Kind of People, Recent Projects
So, the Oscars have been and gone for another year and were largely satisfying and reasonably entertaining, with not a lot of surprises, but with well deserved wins. I was delighted that Roger Deakins won for best cinematography for Blade Runner 2049.....at last...about bloody time is all I can say.    He has done some wonderful work over the years and his win was overdue.  The most notable Brit to have won this Oscar is Freddie Young, cinematographer for three ...
Posted on March 6, 2018 and filed under Just Talking!, Memories, My News & My Kind of People, Recent Projects
“Acclaimed filmmaker Ridley Scott told young filmmakers Monday night that they had “no excuses” not to be able to go out and make a movie. Speaking at a special BAFTA: A Life in Pictures event celebrating his career, Scott said the availability of modern technologies, such as digital cameras and computer editing programs, meant many barriers to making a film had fallen and that if aspiring filmmakers really wanted to follow in his footsteps they should “go out and ...
Posted on February 22, 2018 and filed under Just Talking!, My News & My Kind of People, Recent Projects