"Bizarre: A Circus Story" has a Composer!
Excited to add an awesome and talented guy to the Bizarre team! Meet World of Wandag (Jonathan Wandag). He's a badass film score composer, and a lover of the dark and mysterious. His impressive list of clients includes EA, Insomniac Games, Survivor: Caramoan, Access Hollywood, XBOX, CBS, Fuse TV, and Lifetime. We're super pumped to add Wandag's wicked and wonderful sounds to Bizarre! You can learn more about his mischief HERE #bizarrethefilm #film #worldofwandag #hollywood
Color Grading Complete on Gwapa Film!
Big thanks to Bruce Goodman at Hot Pixel Post Production for helping to create an amazing and magical look to the film. It's even more beautiful than we could've imagined! Color grading is so important to the filmmaking process, especially for a gorilla documentary like this. The guys at Hot Pixel are like color wizards! Bruce was able to completely transform even our ugliest of shots, including hospital fluorescents, to something far more appealing to the eye. Post productio
"Bizarre: A Circus Story" is now a Feature Documentary!
Bigger & Better! We're so thrilled to finally announce that Bizarre: A Circus Story is now a FEATURE LENGTH FILM! After many hours in the editing room, it became very apparent that we had more than just a short film on our hands. And what a great place to be! There are so many reasons to be excited about the exposure a feature film will bring to Master Lu Yi's work and the amazing community that shares his dream of a thriving US circus industry. Through bigger festivals and
Post-production continues for Bizarre!
One of Master Lu Yi's most famous sayings is "training is bitter." We certainly know the feeling as we continue post-production on Bizarre: A Circus Story. Good thing we have handstand breaks to keep us going. Stay tuned for updates as we finish this inspiring film! #circusislove To stay updated on all things Bizarre, click HERE #bizarrethefilm #film #hollywood #documentary #circus #featurefilm #feature #bizarre #postproduction
Representing ANVIL at Sunset Marquis 50th Anniversary Party
Thanks to Sunset Marquis for a super awesome 50th anniversary party this weekend! We had a blast working with Anvil Cases these passed few crazy weeks. Stay tuned for more big news coming soon! Follow ANVIL on Facebook HERE #anvil #sunsetmarquis #event #hollywood
Featuring Gwapa Film at NextDayBetter Event!
Hey LA! What're you doing on Saturday? Our director,Meg, will be speaking about her experience in the Philippines and the inspirational journey of making at the NextDayBetter LA event. It's a Filipino-flavored event bringing storytellers and do-gooders to share their stories on how they make the next day better. It's going to be a blast! Check them out HERE #gwapafilm #film #hollywood #nextdaybetter #event #press #philippines #seminar #documentary
Bizarre Wraps up 1st Round of Principal Photography
We've officially completed our first round of shooting in San Fran for Bizarre: A Circus Story. And WOW. What an experience! Big thanks to all the amazing people that made this shoot a major success. Working with these incredibly talented clowns, aerialists, acrobats, and circus enthusiasts was a dream come true and an experience we'll never forget! Not to mention, the footage looks amazing beyond our wildest imaginations. We're excited to start the editing process and lookin
Welcoming Devon Kelley-Yurdin to the Bizarre Team
Stoked to bring on the talents of awesome graphic designer, Devon Kelley-Yurdin, to the Bizarre family. Look out for some magic happing soon! For now, check out Devon's kickass artwork. She rocks! Check out more HERE #film #hollywood #bizarrethefilm #indiefilm #illustration #design
We've got an Indiegogo video for Bizarre!
Clowns. Acrobats. Aerialists. OH MY! An amazing first shoot last week left us with so much passion and inspiration. Thanks to everyone at Circus Center for their love and hospitality. We Circus Center! More photos coming soon! #bizarrethefilm #film #hollywood #documentary #circus #featurefilm #feature #aerialist #acrobats #acrobatics #clowns
Official Selection at Film Festival Flix!
Come out to the Laemmle Pasadena on November 7th or the Laemmle NoHo on November 8th to see The Athlete (Atletu) at Film Festival Flix! We're honored to screen our award-winning short stop motion, "A Lost Love Story," with this inspiring indie film. Not to mention, a portion of the proceeds will go to j.k. livin foundation, Matthew McConaughey's non profit organization! Indie flicks for a good cause! More information about Film Festival Flix HERE #lostlovestory #stopmotion #f