Making Meme Part 11: Production Days 8 and 9

The quote of the day for Day Eight of production was: “People think you have to know what you want to do with your life by the time you’re 19. Wrong! Or that you have to be in a significant relationship in your twenties. Wrong! It’s all just nonsense. – Tilda Swinton” Day Eight for production was February 7th, 2015. We were again at actress Lauren A. Kennedy’s apartment, with it acting as her character’s apartment. Day Eight sticks out in my mind for two reasons: Director of Photography Peter Westervelt helping nudge me to be a better director and […]

Meme Screening in Brunswick, ME

Announcing the next stop on the Meme tour: Eveningstar Cinema in Brunswick, ME The screening is March 30th at 11:59PM at Eveningstar Cinema. Tickets will be available online or at the door for $10. As with the Brooklyn, Annville, and Amherst screenings, the film will be made available to stream to those who buy tickets to the screening. Details for that offer are available on the Tour page. Director Sean Mannion will be attending the screening to meet the audience and discuss the film after. For more updates on upcoming screenings please check out the Tour page, which we will […]

Meme Screening in Amherst, NY

Announcing the next stop on the Meme tour: The Screening Room in Amherst, NY The screening is March 29th at 9:30PM at The Screening Room. Tickets will be available at the door for $10. As with the Brooklyn, Annville, and Brunswick screenings, the film will be made available to stream to those who buy tickets to the screening. Details for that offer are available on the Tour page. Director Sean Mannion will be attending the screening to meet the audience and discuss the film after. For more updates on upcoming screenings please check out the Tour page, which we will […]

Making Meme Part 5: Production Day 1

Read this series in order from the beginning The quote of the day on the call sheet for the first day of production was: “You can’t be that kid standing at the top of the waterslide, overthinking it. You have to go down the chute.”—Tina Fey As we reviewed our breakdowns of the script, we had to decide what we would shoot first. Meme has a variety of locations, nothing terribly difficult to get, but arranging for any location on no budget can be difficult. The best solution seemed to be to find locations and shoot out everything we needed in them. […]