Archive for August, 2010

August 30, 2010  |  1 comment

Newsflash: movies are powerful

Continuing from the last post, this statement on cinema from David Puttnam on the ethics of filmmaking stirred something deep within me. I believe passionately in the responsibility of filmmakers, and Puttnam puts something into words here that I think...

August 30, 2010  |  No comments

Lordy, lordy

Been reading - in a slow kind of meditative way - an Andrew Yule biography of David Puttnam - producer...

August 27, 2010  |  2 comments

A generous life

As many regulars on the blog will know, the story of The Insatiable Moon began with my friendship with a...

August 25, 2010  |  19 comments

Deep Cinema

To put a movie out into the public domain is to take that which has been harboured in the womb...

August 23, 2010  |  No comments

A man of mana and wairua

Marama Davidson, the proud daughter of Rawiri Paratene, has written a lovely piece honouring her Dad. It's just been published...

August 20, 2010  |  2 comments

samRB

We’ve had a lot of enthusiastic comment about the song over the final credits of the film. It’s by the...

August 19, 2010  |  No comments

Trailer for sale or rent…

And for all you Moon fans out there - here's a little taste of the film courtesy of the official...

August 18, 2010  |  No comments

Ripples in a pool

It's a well known fact that word of mouth is the best possible way to promote a film. You can...

August 16, 2010  |  1 comment

Johnny Matteson

One of the names in the credits of The Insatiable Moon is Johnny Matteson. He has credits for acting (busker),...

August 13, 2010  |  2 comments

A small story

Thanks to our many supporters for expressions of encouragement since the news we didn't make the cut for Toronto. Even...