Author Archives: deaconwarner

About deaconwarner

Deacon Warner is the youth program director at FilmNorth and a freelance filmmaker.

Ryan Gosling Crime Films: Who Did It Best

Ryan Gosling Crime Films: Who Did it Best By Izzy Larson Contains spoilers for Drive and The Place Beyond the Pines   Quarantine has got me on a major Ryan Gosling kick. From Only God Forgives to Lars and the … Continue reading

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Films for a Gloomy Day: JuiceMedia Picks

With Mother Nature catching a cold and making it snow again, everyone can feel a little gray like the clouds. Some people may read a book or play a game while huddled under their blankets, or having fun in the … Continue reading

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Preproduction, Pitches and Presentation

With the third week of Juice Media wrapping up, everyone’s pumped for their upcoming big project. But first, a recap. The students finished and screened their second group projects – motion poems. These poems ranged from heartfelt and sentimental to … Continue reading

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Spring 2020!

JuiceMedia Spring 2020 got off to an awesome start with a mock 48 hour film competition! The students broke out into 3 groups and each group received a line of dialogue, a prop, a character trait, and a genre that … Continue reading

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Final Screening Fall 2019

The Fall 2019 final screening took place on December 12th. There was an hour worth of films, a filmmaker Q&A, pizza, snacks, popcorn, and an awards ceremony! Over 60 community members attended. Before and after the screening, attendees took photos … Continue reading

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Table Reads & Green Screens

This week Azi and intern Blongsha busted out the green screen. Azi’s project “The Billhilly” has a scene where his character shows up onto a computer screen and tears a file on its desktop. So we set up the c-stands … Continue reading

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Finishing Up Project 1

This week students shot their last scenes of project 1. Here, Noah works as DP on Nathan’s film, called “Cease At Once, Ex BF.” It’s a comedy about the fickleness of dating in high school. Nathan hosted auditions among JuiceMedia … Continue reading

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