A Moment of Surrealism

Yes I know “surrealism”, that dirty world that pertains to Salvador Dali and art films. Well don’t worry, this surrealism isn’t about filmmaking, it’s about me! This blog contains plenty of film talk and not very much talk about myself, so hopefully this’ll be a nice change of pace. If not, don’t worry, my next post will go back to filmmaking: the third and final entry on my selection of the interesting movies of 2011 (this one on Tinker Tailer Soldier Spy). So you’ll get your movie fix soon!

Okay, here goes. For anyone who doesn’t know, I started filmmaking later than most, not making my first short film until I was 22 years old. Sure I screwed around with my friends and a camera, as well as watched a ton of movies, but I didn’t seriously get into filmmaking until my early 20s. This is because previous to my film career, I was… an engineer.

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