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The Call by Roberto Badin

Short Film by Photographer/Director Roberto Badin (www.robertobadin.com)

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Bleu de Chanel directed by Martin Scorsese

French actor: Gaspard Ulliel
New commercial directed by Martin Scorsese for Chanel's new men's fragance Bleu de Chanel.
-Really good editing.

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Castor & Pollux by Ben Briand

Photographer and Director: Ben Briand

Client: Benah

Castor & Pollux Lookbook Spring Summer 09/10

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Stills by Photographer: Owen Richards
a short film by Mathy Tremewan and Fran Broadhurst
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Amazing stills for a short film that is due to come out sometime in the future.... I can't wait, I am very curious of how the final product will be.

Remember Now by Karl Lagerfeld

I really enjoyed this short film for Chanel by Karl Lagerfeld.  Even though its main intent was to showcase Chanel's upcoming line-up, I still think it keep its cinematic integrity.  I really love the simplicity of the piece, where they didn't try to hard to push issues, but instead just gave us a somewhat voyeuristic view of a moment in time, and alone that was justification by itself.  I do like the idea they were going with, try to show the dichotomy between ages.  Other then that the ending could feel a little abrupt, but it aligns with the idea of just showcasing that "moment" and worrying about the surrounding context of the story.

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...And God Created Woman featuring Abbey Lee Kershaw

Photographer: Max Doyle
Model: Abbey Lee Kershaw
Vogue Australia May 2009

This collection was completely inspired by the 1957 classic by the same name. I like how thy reenacted the most controversial scene in the movie, the 'Devil's Dance.'  Apparently dancing barefoot on tables was sinful

The Story Beyond The Still: The Cabbie by Vincent Laforet

Chapter 1 of 7 for Canon's HD Video Contest: The Story Beyond The Still

directed by Vincent Laforet

When I was asked to interpret this still, a thousand different ideas flooded my mind. I wanted to create a dynamic film that took the audience on a journey and showed off the many strengths of this new breed of HD DSLR cameras, such as the Canon 7D, which we shot this film with. The camera's low light capabilities and light weight allow you to do things you'd never think to try with traditional cameras. This has been an amazing experience and it’s just the beginning, because the film you are about to see is merely the first chapter of something greater, as it ends on a still of its own. That's where you come in and run with it. Bringing your own narrative and stylistic interpretations to my still as you create Chapter 2. -VL

Watch the Behind the Scenes HERE

**Submissions for the next chapter are due Feb 11: Using the last still from this film which you can download on the contest page: http://vimeo.com/groups/beyondthestill

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