What is it like making a low-budget film? We’ll show you! A Trip to Spektor Island: Behind-the-Scenes of TEN

We are regularly asked what it’s like to be on the set of one of our movies. Well, if that’s the sort of thing you want to know, you’re in luck! We took 60+ hours of behind-the-scenes footage from the making of TEN and butchered it down to a 2-hour …

Blood of the Tribades Production Diary Day 6

Production Diary Day 6 – 09/12/2015 At some point, we’ll get to write more about our day filming with our youngest vampire and traveling all around to get some nice exteriors, but here are some wonderful behind-the-scenes photos taken by Rachel Leah Blumenthal. But first, here are a few very …

Blood of the Tribades Production Diary Day 3

Production Diary Day 3 – 08/23/2015 At some point, we’ll get to write more about our crazy day at Studio 52 having an all-out vampire slaying, but for now, at the bottom, here are some wonderful behind-the-scenes photos taken by Sophia Cacciola and Porcelain Dalya. Below are a few very rough-colored stills …

Blood of the Tribades Cast Announcement: Rachel Leah Blumenthal as Akeldama

We’re very pleased to introduce you to all of our Blood of the Tribades cast (film web site) over the next few weeks. The film is currently raising money for production on Kickstarter. Rachel Leah Blumenthal as AkeldamaAbout Rachel: Editor of Eater Boston, a website covering restaurant industry news around town — …

MAGNETIC RECAP: Day 12 – Daughters of Ra

We knew we had some additional backstory to shoot to fill in some expository sections, and after assembling the first rough cut of MAGNETIC in September, we decided to include some Ra worship. So off we went looking for a church (hat-tip to Mathew Foster for recommending Old Stone Church in …

MAGNETIC Recap: Day 10 DREAMS aka An Ode to Zombie Romance

It’s no secret that we love the work of kristilyn/Zombie Romance! ZR created the artwork for the TEN postcard that turned into the TEN Soundtrack art; we collaborated on The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library Art/Music Exchange and on the first Bring Us Your Women event, and most recently ZR did …

MAGNETIC recap: Days 6, 7, 8 of shooting!

We’ve been very busy at Magnetostatic Systems! We had three full evenings of just shooting monitors and dialogue. Luckily this was set up at Epiola-Caccistein headquarters where it stayed for two weeks where we could keep coming back to it! Special shout-out to our amazing PA Tech, Zach Pidgeon for …

MAGNETIC Recap – the first four days of shooting: NYC and Western NY State – making movies and putting a GoPro on a sheep

The very end of December saw our first four days of shooting for MAGNETIC! The main goal of this shoot was to film most of the exterior and long driving scenes. On December 28th, in one normal car, we stuffed: a ton of gear; our star, Allix Mortis; cinematographer, Kelly …

Happy Thanksgiving, Happy Hanukkah, and Local Shopping!

A trio of seasonally appropriate songs for this week that we wanted to share with you again! Shift Your Shopping (full story)As customers, we are about to collectively spend a large portion of our annual shopping budget between Nov. 1 and Dec. 31. If you join us in shifting those …

MAGNETIC: announcing Rachel Leah Blumenthal as Production Assistant!

Rachel Leah Blumenthal self portrait Very excited to announce that Rachel Leah Blumenthal has signed on as our Production Assistant aka WRANGLER OF SHEEP for our first set of principal shooting days of MAGNETIC! . I’m pretty sure she’s in it for the trip to Wegman’s. In addition to playing …