paul skidmore andparabolos

cinematic storytelling, strategy, and advice

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design isn’t what something looks like

if a friend told me he’d picked up a rusted, busted refrigerator on the side of the road, took it home, and put all his food in it, i’d worry about him. ”it’s okay,” he’d

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Journeys in Community Living

one of the best parts of my freelance work is getting to meet so many fine people who are making a difference for others. briefly participating in that by creating something for them is really

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Love is Alive (15m, dir. paul skidmore) on Vimeo

i directed this short film last fall. we premiered in Nashville this past spring to a great audience. now the film is available to view online. i'll write more about it soon, but for now,

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i see it.

"some of these kids... no one's ever told them they could be good at anything." of everything David Perry and i discussed the day he invited me to be a part of ICiT, this one

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Who am I? is one of the most painful and penetrating questions. And the fairy tale assures us, regardless of our gender, "You are the younger son. You are the true princess. You are the

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story is everything

i'm listening to a gentleman play "Piano Man" on an acoustic guitar. story is NOT everything.

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the expiration date on “sensitivity”

"the more you noodle this over, the more meaningless this seemingly thoughtful gesture becomes." - Jeff Jensen, EW.com   (h/t Kevin Mathis and Plugged-In)

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