Mike Soiza filmmaker shaping

Handcrafted and Homespun

This short combines two of our favorite things, a killer edit and an interesting story about a guy who’s going his own way in the world. Add on top of that the fact that this was made by an Australian University student and we’re even more impressed. Check out the clip, an interview with shaper…

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jack coleman packing list

The Packing List: Jack Coleman

Jack Coleman is the quintessential traveling filmmaker. To prove it, he unpacked his gear to show us what it takes to get all those vivid, action-packed and sometimes wacky clips from exotic locations all around the world.  1.canon 500mm lens PHOENIX, this is my digital video lens for cheap thrills. 2. jvc vhs-C camera, for…

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Eugenio Barcelloni Surf Bali

Reel Talk: Eugenio Barcelloni

There’s a constant debate about surfing in third-world countries. Bringing tourism dollars is great but a lot of these countries lack such basic infrastructure that just beyond the beach lies vast wastelands. You’ve probably heard stories about the devastation in Bali, but this film by Eugenio Barcelloni gives an up-close-and-personal view of what’s going on…

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Finback Films Colorado

Finback Films in Colorado Wilderness

Finback Films is a small filmmaking collective with collaborators working from different parts of the Western United States. They recently completed “Open Road to Solitude,” a short film and Vimeo Staff Pick about 68-year-old Ed Zevely, a man who rides off into the Colorado wilderness to clear his head every couple months. The crew followed…

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Trevor Gordon van conversion

Bigfoot Part 2

Trevor Gordon is back with Part 2 of “Bigfoot Country,” this one aptly titled “Escape from Bigfoot Country.” Catch Part 1 and an interview with the filmmaker here. ESCAPE FROM BIGFOOT COUNTRY from Woody and the Blue Ox on Vimeo.

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