This weekend I had the chance to act as the director of photography for Robert James Haynes's hilarious and absurd short film, 'The Encouragement Clown'. Here's the synopsis: "After fellow coworkers ignore his 'amazing' presentation, Barry calls upon the help of his encouragement clown, Professor Giggles, to further prove his point." We had a fantastic one day shoot with a great cast and crew. You can check out some behind the scenes photos at the bottom of the page, but first here are some shots straight from the camera: And here are some behind the scenes photos from [...]
What better way to start 2015, than with a sci-fi short? I will be posting a blog about detailing more about the actual production of the short film in a couple of days, but in the meantime here is a quick refresher: Found near death and alone, a hiker is rushed to a remote Texas ranch house for aid. A medical chopper is on it’s way, but as her rescuers will soon find out, some things are just better left lost. Without further ado, 'Drastic Measures'. Thanks for watching! -Christine
Escaping Westlawn Productions is proud to announce that 'Drastic Measures' is an official selection of the 2014 Horrible Imaginings Film Festival in San Diego! 'Drastic Measures' now has a page on the Horrible Imaginings website that includes the synopsis, production stills, teaser trailer, and a blurb on writer/director Christine Carstairs. Here's the link For a complete listing of films screening at this year's Horrible Imaginings Festival please visit: http://www.hifilmfest.com/newspost/2014-horrible-imaginings-film-festival-selections/ So, if you happen to be in San Diego on Sunday, October 11th, 'Drastic Measures' screens in the Sc-fi Short Film block at 2pm. Check it out!
The teaser trailer for the horror short 'Drastic Measures' from Escaping Westlawn Productions is now live! See it here: Drastic Measures - Short Film Teaser Trailer from Christine Carstairs on Vimeo. Be sure to leave us some feedback below and follow writer/director Christine Carstairs on Twitter (@DSLR_Girl)