Health and Fitness For Filmmakers

MattFilmmaking, Lifestyle1 Comment

Today is the first in a series of posts about health &¬†fitness and how it relates to our filmmaking and businesses. Yes, we’re talking big picture stuff here. Firstly, there are a lot of out of shape people on film sets. It seems that the long hours, intense days and (often) stressful conditions don’t lend themselves to eating well and … Read More

Herzog on the Obscenity of the Jungle

MattDirector Stories1 Comment

Some interesting comments from fabled German filmmaker Werner Herzog during the making of Fitzcarraldo: “Kinski says [the jungle] is full of erotic elements. It’s not so much erotic, but full of obscenity. Nature here is vile and base. I wouldn’t see anything erotic here. I see fornication and asphyxiation and choking, fighting for survival and growing and just rotting away. … Read More