Entries from June 2008

Monday, June 30th, 2008

Cut Hair Sir? Trim Face?

I opted not to get a faecial. Authentic Nepali Barbershop Experience It’s not just dull scissors, dirty towels and sketchy straight razors any longer! NOW, featuring MORE (more, more): spine punching eyebrow twiddling arm pinching nostril manipulation earlobe flicking temple compressing neck cracking collarbone stretching forehead slapping cheek circling throat stretching But wait–that’s not all. [...]

Monday, June 30th, 2008

Football Tourney Delays Doc’s Wrap Party

Nutan and Amy hard at work on the subtitles. Did I mention it was hard work? So, in parts of the world that aren’t North America, they have this game called soccer. Actually they call it football, but when you’re an American and not talking about the NFL kind, you always need to say that [...]

Monday, June 30th, 2008

Music Luv!

Mangal Maharjan of EMW Records (left), with Siddhartha, Rashil and Gurun of Kutumba Music is huge, right? I won’t wait for you to answer; it just is. Until now, in our little films we have relied mostly on some pretty good royalty free music we found on the internet. It works, but, it’s not quite [...]

Monday, June 30th, 2008

NonFiction’s First Theorem of Day-In-The-Life Filmmaking

The first time you see an important thing happening, you won’t get a good take. But you must be rolling anyway, in order for the next time to be the second time.

Sunday, June 29th, 2008

Internet Whining

We are trying, really trying, to get stuff up on the bog. Got a backlog of it, in fact, with lots of pictures and plenty of thoughts to dip them in. Trouble is, the internet seems to be in the process of severing diplomatic relations with Nepal. I think the combination of pirated software and [...]