“Because we don’t know this place, we are going there“ is finished.
We have shoot all the sequence during the summer 2013. June and July were dedicated to the preparation of the shooting in Brussels and beginning of august we went to shoot in Cyprus.
Here are all the step until his release….
PREPARATION OF SHOOTING
July 03, 2013
We invite dancers during a meal for the last preparations. We read the final script with all three actors.
July 07, 2013
I fetch the equipment leased in Jette, Brussels neighborhood.
July 9, 2013
I meet Xavier, director and screenwriter, a friend who lends us a wide angle lens and some equipment, together we review the Canon 5D Mark III camera. I wish to receive all his knowledge, having never worked on my side with this type of device.
July 12, friday
The shooting starts in Brussels the 13th and finishes on the July 18th.
Saturday, July 13th
We shoot the SEQ 4.
It’s the scene in the living room with Noa and Miles. He is in front of her but she doesn’t seem to see him anymore or may be he has never exists.
Sunday, July 14th
We shoot the SEQ 3 & 7, bathroom sequence.
The “other Noa” wakes up and discovers herself.
Monday, July 15th
Shooting of SEQ 2, 6 & 10, the bedroom.
Noa gets out of a bad dream.
Tuesday, July 16th
Shooting of SEQ 8 & 11, all the others moments in the living room.
Wednesday, July 17th
Shooting of the SEQ 5, these are the outside sequence, made in the business neighboor of Brussels in Rogier.
Noa losts herself in reality.
Thursday, July 18th
Shooting of the outside sequence in Brussels.
Wednesday, July 31st
The shooting in Cyprus starts on August the 1st and ends on August the 4th.
Departure for Cyprus, we catch the plane in Charleroi.
Thursday, August 1st
After fetching the rental car, we go to the places I identified before on the internet, the aim : SEQ 9 and 10 and the soaring of Noa and Miles, the elsewhere.
We find what we expected and even better.
Metrological (very hot and dry) require us to organize the filming differently. It is impossible to shoot on the afternoon because of the heavy sun. We need to work on the morning and on the late afternoon, a choice that justifies also itself regarding the light and its beauty encountered on the island.
Friday, August 2nd & Saturday, 3rd
We shoot the sequence 9 and the final trailer.
Back in Brussels, we start the post production of the movie.
Logging of the movie
Editing of the movie and creation of the musics
Recording of the voice over by Maya Safar.
We record in Maëlle Morton’s place, that invites us so kindly.
It’s a beautiful moment, full of meaning, Maya manage to make appear the voice of Noa, a particular instant of beauty.
Mixing of the music and the movie at chez Dubomatic mix room
Creation of the trailer and ending of the short movie.