paul skidmore andparabolos

cinematic storytelling, strategy, and advice

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peace.

my favorite piece i made while at North Boulevard was this spot for our television program — “Peace”: https://vimeo.com/143889624   the problem it may surprise you that i don’t like watching “television”. i put that

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clarity: building a bridge to your audience

my team and i have helped several non-profits and ministries tell their story over the years, many of whom have been active for decades. being around for that many years can lead to a few things.

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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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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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who’s the most important person in the filmmaking process?

the producer? the writer? the director? (more…)

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