Portfolio Tag: movie

The Journal

The Journal is Surrealist Pictures' first short feature film. It tells the story of Shawn, a father who has suffered a tragedy that he was never prepared to face. He is consumed with grief and devoid of happiness. Finding a book in the park that mysteriously writes strange messages within itself doesn't help his situation.…
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The Journal – The Making of

The Journal was filmed entirely in and around the historic suburb of Summit, New Jersey. The outdoor scenes were shot at Reeve's Reed Arboretum a historic garden in Summit. Joyce Zemsky the event manager for the Arboretum gave The Journal cast and crew complete access to the entire property as well as the Wisner House. The interior…
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The Journal – Cast and Crew

The Journal included an international cast and crew with a variety of different on set experiences that added to the overall production quality of the finished film. The project would not have been possible without the dedication and creativity that all the members brought when they showed up for work each day. The production schedule…
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The Journal First Finder

During Pre-Production several promotional videos were put together. These videos included a proof of concept acting piece performed by Jennifer Vazquez and titled First Finder. The project featured a young woman who found the book before the main character Shawn Rhoden in the film. While she can't exactly understand or put into words what the…
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