The movie is out to the world, the conference is over - it's done, we did it, everyone did it. Weeks of doing pr and press work, preparing badgets and info packages, organising pick ups from and to airports, catering, technical equipment...
[more] movie premiere in Berlin
Breakfast at 0800 – first morning meeting. Klaus, the director, has put in his contacts in the wrong eye so he’s practically blind. Everyone’s desperate for coffee and when we finally get it, it’s strong as hell... [more] film shooting in Sweden
Berlin shoot Transgender – For a week in July, I supported the SOG Berlin shoot as a volunteer. Actors and characters tried to get into the feel of encounters with Transgender, in very different ways, and through the means of telling impro situations. Oh Yes, this setup was a challenge in itself! [more] Berlin shoot
So we did the test shoot, including as much steps of the procedure as possible, just to make sure how it goes and what it means as to contents, style and manner of acting, aesthetic and technical issues, social atmosphere, organisation and logistics, time and money, and everything else. It turned out fine, the small team was efficient, had fun and learned all the while. [more] Test shoot in Slovenia
The question "Should I stay or should I go ?" we have to answer against the common sense (never trust the "common sense") : "Where I go, I remain" or - not worth less - "Remaining, I go". [more] Against the common sense
On what makes one warm: The project is going on, I guess, but it is hard to tell, being in a bubble. My colleagues elswhere, in other parts of Berlin and in other parts of Europe are researching and slowly preparing the material out of which we will eventually make a film. [more] Fotoshooting in cold Berlin