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Old 06-21-2015, 04:34 PM   #1
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Idea If it's already been done... Do it better!

Hello Indietalk! That's just a saying I think to myself from time to time as I pitch potential projects. Certain stories and character architypes go back to ancient times... Anyway, here I am!

A little about me...

Last year, I premiered my directorial debut, Love, Lust, & A Room Key, a feature film which I also produced, acted in, wrote and edited. Lots of hats to wear!
Love, Lust, & A Room Key went on to win awards for "Best Filmed Screenplay" and "Best Editing" from the 19th Annual IFS Film Festival in Los Angeles, CA. Additionally, I have experience in front of the camera, having starred in the SYFY original movie, S.S Doomtroper, A Simple Promise, Buffy's: Angel, among other TV and film performances.

My current film project: http://igg.me/at/hollywoodgirl/x/9373267
My last feature film project: https://vimeo.com/ondemand/38535
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/James...0065476?ref=hl
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Old 07-01-2015, 02:57 AM   #2
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Hello, James. Welcome! Great resume. Hope you enjoy IT.
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Hello and welcome. You have been in the game for a while.
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Old 07-11-2015, 04:46 PM   #5
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I absolutely agree with your choice of motto there. "If it's already been done, do it better."

I think I would also say "If it's already been done, find a new twist on it." It's a little less catchy, but I like to think that there are plenty of unique ways to spin an idea to make it new and fresh, along with many ways to frame and photograph a story that will make it visually fresh to an audience.
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