Every idea and any project should be properly vetted before jumping in. This video reflects that evaluation process in a very preliminary and raw form. I'm at the wishy washy stage and wondering if should I make this documentary? Last time that I undertook a big project I promised myself that I was going to be
After months of shooting I'm finally editing and working on the "Who Killed Hazel Drew"documentary project trailer and story structure. This will be the first of a series of project updates. https://vimeo.com/245442880 2017 - I began shooting this documentary less then one month from learning of the connection between Hazel Drew's murder and Twin Peaks world famous main character Laura Palmer.
In this post I share insights into shooting period reenactment footage while making of the documentary "Who Killed Hazel Drew - The Sand Lake Murder that Inspired Twin Peaks." Below is one in a series of candid behind the scenes videos where I revisit shooting locations and decision making as well as some of the
Why is documentary filmmaking so difficult? And, why did I decide to devote what will likely turn out to be three years to making this one? The easy answer is "it's a good story." Hazel Drew was an ambitious farm girl trying to find her way in a city drunk on wealth, power and opportunity.