Alright this is kind of crazy last minute post, but we are playing Yallywood Film Festival TOMORROW in Atlanta, GA. 7:30PM. We’re super excited to be a part of this screening block (followed by some groovy music videos). If you are still looking for plans on a fun Thursday night, come out to see the film, & bring a friend. Here is the FB event so you can RSVP. But also, just show up!!
Go Taylor. Go Taylor!
SOOO thanks to our leading lady, “The Things We Do When We’re Alone” has been selected to screen at the 2017 Cape Verdean American Film Festival, on October 14th in Providence, RI. We hope you can make it!
Taylor and Chanel will be there, and Chanel (who is writng this) really can’t wait to finally visit Rhode Island and taste whatever food is the city specific food. Schwwing!
I received some great questions regarding the music in the film, and spoke about the lyrical connections to the scenes during the Q&A, so if you’re interested in taking a deeper listen, you can follow the soundtrack on Spotify!
As for the wonderful bands, here is a list of all of their music sites alongside the role they played in the film:
1. Fontez Brooks & Colin Boddy (Band Members 1 & 2) - Baby Baby
2. Chris Paul Morales (Ty) - solo artist
>> On Spotify <<
Slim Hitter is..
3. Kevin Johnston (Ross) - The Bright Silence
4. Matt Schlatter (Vinny) - Instrument Thieves, ½ of Schlatter & Ferris
>> Visit Site <<
5. Nathan Terry (Slim) - solo artist, 1/5 (drummer) of “Goodbye Picasso” , and beloved composer of this film
JUST ANNOUNCED: The Things We Do When We’re Alone has been selected to screen at New Filmmakers NY which takes place Wednesday, July 12th @ 9:15pm, at the Anthology Film Archives 32 Second Ave New York, NY 10003. Please spread the word, tell all your friends, and RSVP to this here Facebook event if you plan to attend :D
Ah! What a beautiful time we had last weekend at our FIRST private screening for cast, crew, and contributors at Syndicated Bar & Kitchen in Bushwick Brooklyn, celebrating with all the folks who helped bring our story to life. Our next stop in Atlanta in July (!!), and we’ll have events over the summer to meet more friends and spread more joy because honestly we are just so pumped to be at this next phase of entering festivals and we want to hang out with YOU to celebrate! So stay tuned, follow this here tumblr page if you don’t already, and find us on the ol’ Facebook, Twitter, Instagram @thingswedomovie. :)
Pictured (top-bottom): Lead Actresses Taylor Garron and Tinuke Adetunji with Writer / Director Chanel James, The Things We Do When We’re Alone poster, Family & Friends in the audience of NYC area contributors, lovely flower gifts and our bite-size poster, Writer / Director Chanel James and Cinematographer Kelsey Phillips.
That’s a wrap folks. We’re very excited to hit the pavement with this lil baby.
One year anniversary of this beautiful time. Final touches in progress. These are some photos from the film edit. #almosthere