Handing over

  So, it’s time to finally let go. As of this morning, Fallen Soldiers is out of our hands. I just  dropped off a hard drive at the distributors offices with the movie and it’s deliverables. In theory, the next time we see it, it’ll be on a shelf in a shop somewhere. It’s a […]

Making Fallen Soldiers: Part 3

Here’s the third instalment of Bill’s blog about how and why we made Fallen Soldiers, what we learned, who we met, mistakes we made and the good times we had making our first independent feature film. (WARNING: CONTAINS LOTS OF SPOILERS) THE SHOOT In case you’d forgotten, for various reasons – budget, equipment hire, cast […]

Fallen Soldiers: The Post-Production Sound

In this guest blog Bennet Maples of Light Haven Productions, Fallen Soldiers’ Supervising Sound Editor, explains some of the process of creating the sound scape for our film.  Bennet At Light Haven we’ve been privileged to work on a vast range of projects over the years, from period drama to sci-fi with a staple diet […]

Making Fallen Soldiers: Part 2

Here’s the second installment of Bill’s blog about how and why we made Fallen Soldiers, what we learned, who we met, mistakes we made and the good times we had making our first independent feature film. (WARNING: CONTAINS LOTS OF SPOILERS) . . . . PREPRODUCTION After some deliberation, we had secured our tiny budget, […]

Making Fallen Soldiers: Part 1

Here’s the first instalment of Bill’s blog about how and why we made Fallen Soldiers, what we learned, who we met, mistakes we made and the good times we had making our first independent feature film.  . . . . To start off with, who are “We”? We’re three friends, Jason, Kiera and Bill. Jason […]