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Category Archives: Recent Projects

      Goodbye to the Old, Hello to the New.  This last Year has been an interesting one to say the least, full of hopes and some disappointments, a spot of ill health, which took me by surprise, but all better now (we trust).   Some new projects, one done and dusted...COUGAR... and on its way to the festivals.  It will be here for you to view in due course, I'll let you know.   Controversy and questions surround ALONE AROUND ...
Posted on January 1, 2016 and filed under Just Talking!, My News & My Kind of People, Recent Projects
Had a great day, a week ago shooting a new short film COUGAR, which I wrote and put together.   The actual shoot went incredibly well, considering that it was more complicated than desirable, for a one day scheduled shoot with quite a few extras, a large restaurant location and a few location changes, but we came in under time and on budget!      This was largely due  to a terrific Producer Mike Tetro, who came late to ...
Posted on October 19, 2015 and filed under Just Talking!, My News & My Kind of People, Recent Projects
Hello everyone….I am just getting ready to shoot another short film on Monday. This one is contemporary, written by yours truly and a fun story… I hope. It is called COUGAR, which will give you some idea of what it is about. It is “mit out sound’ as Otto Preminger used to say: ie: silent, no dialogue.   We have assembled an excellent team again, I will act in it with the young star from ALMOSTING IT, the film I ...
Posted on October 9, 2015 and filed under Just Talking!, My News & My Kind of People, Recent Projects
Hello all, a bit more about ALONE AROUND THE WORLD, with a couple of nice pictures.   Here is one of Rob and Naomi James and me on the boat Colt Cars, when we first met and were planning the film of Naomi's single handed sailing voyage around the world.   Sadly the timing was all wrong for us, Rob had been really keen on the idea of the film, but Naomi was rather shell shocked by all the ...
Posted on August 22, 2015 and filed under Just Talking!, Memories, My News & My Kind of People, Recent Projects
Amazing week.  After the pleasure of seeing Naomi James again and meeting her delightful daughter Lois and granddaughter in Sun Valley with friend and writer David Seidler to discuss the enhancement of ALONE AROUND THE WORLD (Against the Tide) screenplay for the story of Naomi's solo sailing voyage around the world in 1978, it was off to LA for a couple of things.   First the film about the sailing voyage is taking on the serious aspects of a big ...
Posted on August 16, 2015 and filed under Just Talking!, My News & My Kind of People, Recent Projects