Leaders of Character →
One Spark Films just kicked off a series on Leadership that will be featured on the Texas A&M homepage. Our mission… to find former students who are doing incredible work to shape the world.
What is a journey?
Check it. Stunning behind the scenes featurette for groundbreaking AVATAR. Worth all 9 minutes and 50 seconds!
Top Music Videos of 2009 by Pitchfork →
minds = blown →
Lone Star International Film Festival →
Check out the opening trailer for the Lone Star international Film Festival this weekend in Ft. Worth put together by Red Productions! Don’t forget to buy your tickets to see “Guest Room” featured at “You, me, and the Most Talented People I Know”! They’re gong to sell out!! Hurry!!! http://andrewdisney.com/party.html
"You, Me, and the Most Talented People I Know"... →
“Guest Room” is going to be featured in “You, me, and the Most Talented People I Know” short film festival on November 13th in Ft. Worth, TX. We’ll be there… come visit us!
One Spark turned 1 year old this past september! It’s been wild ride. And we thought it be cool to squeeze our whole year into 75 seconds of pure bliss! Thank you for all those who have supported/worked with us these past 12 months. Music: “We Flood Empty Lakes” Yndi Halda Enjoy.
World Premiere Tonight
We’re catching a ride to the world premiere of our new documentary “Manos De Madre” in Guatemala City at the Cinepolis! Tonight’s the night… a year in the making!!
"Guest Room" soundtrack now on iTunes →
This amazing score was done by our friends Balmorhea. We’re so grateful for their talent and what they were able to bring to our film.
"Guest Room" wins Filmmaker's Choice Award →
“Guest Room” wins Filmmaker’s Choice Award at the awards ceremony this past weekend in Nashville, TN. The award is for the film that best represents the spirit of the doorpost in both the quality of the film and character of the filmmakers.
OSF writer director joins Trophy Generation →
Greg joins Jake as part of the Trophy Generation. Young people seeking world change. Greg talks about story, film, and what it takes to wake the world. Check it out!
Balmorhea in the Austin Chronicle →
Our brilliant composers on “Guest Room” were the featured article in this weeks issue of the Austin Chronicle. Check it out!
Super Cool article about "Guest Room"!! →
Voting Started Today!
http://www.thedoorpost.com/ Our new site launched today! check it for more fun stuff. http://www.guestroomfilm.com/
Vote For Our Film!!
Okay so here’s the deal. On Monday, September 1st, our short film “Guest Room” will go online along with 9 other finalists to compete for $100,000 in the Doorpost Film Project final round. It’s a little tricky to vote, and involves a little of your time… but you get to watch movies… on HOPE! Were about to give you the Cliffs Notes (how we all survived high...
On the Road
One Spark Films is in the finalist round of the Short Film Contest 2009 hosted by the Doorpost Film Project. In the first round of competition our short film “La Pluma” made the top ten. “La Pluma” was shot in Guatemala City, Guatemala as a narrative of the interaction between two young boys reflecting on a life lesson from their grandfather. We are happy to say that “La Pluma” had...
Great, new video on HOPE!
http://www.thedoorpost.com/ Get excited! 6 days out from filming!!
"Trophy" spelled many times looks funny...
What does it take to make it into the Trophy Generation? I don’t know, read for yourself?!?! http://thetrophygeneration.com/blog/
One of the beautiful things about making a film is getting to travel to far off places to scout out locations. Where are we going? Guess you’ll find out soon. We head out this weekend. Stay tuned!
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live– Henry David Thoreau
The Internet is like alcohol in some sense. It accentuates what you would do...– Esther Dyson
Oh, and this looks incred.
And I begged you to come in out of the cold night. You said, it ain’t the dark...– Joe Purdy, “Good Days” ::see song below::
“Good Days” by Joe Purdy
Two of OSF’s staff were out of the country for a good chunk of May (which explains the dearth of posts on here recently). Jake is shooting a documentary with another film buddy in the UK. Steve took a family trip to Israel and Greece and came back with some memories and images that will haunt and inspire for a long time. A few of those pictures are posted below. Greg stayed home and is...
The Doorpost Finalists Announced →
“Sleepy Head” by Passion Pit. A sub-3...