The Gruberman (Film)

After an unconscionably long hiatus, Pinewood Men return with a new film for 2020. The conceit of this video, if you're wondering, is that the two actors each wrote half a conversation, and recorded themselves speaking it, each knowing nothing about what the other would be saying. It was left to me to piece together … Continue reading The Gruberman (Film)

Thirty-Five

I remember 35-mm film. I used to have a point-and-shoot camera. Simple, just aim the camera at your subject, and hit the button. I had friends who had SLR cameras; much more complicated, but they could get some beautiful shots. The thing their cameras and mine had in common? 35-mm film. That little cylinder of potential, which … Continue reading Thirty-Five

Introducing… Pinewood Men Studios

So apparently I'm now part of a film studio. My most excellent friend Pete and I have been making movies, and doing other assorted creative and rather ludicrous projects, for the past twenty-some years. Last weekend we filmed something we're calling Brotherhood. It's a silent film, mostly a series of strange and sometimes funny imagery. It's definitely … Continue reading Introducing… Pinewood Men Studios