Posts Tagged ‘Sled Island Film’


Thursday, July 8th, 2010

A short film based on CGY by Dragon Fli Empire


2010 Sled Island Film
2010 Calgary International Film Festival
2011 8 Fest Small-Gauge Film Festival
2011 $100 Film Festival
2011 Slamberta

Runtime: 3:03

Cast: Brendan Hunter

Director: Luke Black, CGY Designs: Daniel J Kirk, Body Art: Bobby Vanonen, Production Assistance: James Reckseidler & Melanie Wilmink, Music: Dragon Fli Empire


Thursday, June 24th, 2010

The bonus content just keeps coming!

As part of the short film CGY for Monday’s Sled Island Film Music Explosion, I shot some timelapse on Super 8 of Bobby Vanonen applying some body paints to Brendan Hunter.

Check it out below and be sure to make it out on Monday June 28th to the Plaza to see the finished film!


Hip Hop vs Super 8!

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

This Shit Just Got Real!

Press Release:

Hip Hop vs. Super 8!

Monday June 28 @ 9pm

The Plaza Theatre

1133 Kensington Rd. NW

More info:

(403) 205 4747

Join the $100 Film Festival and Sled Island Film for an expanded version of the $100 Film Festival’s Film/ Music Explosion! This is an annual event where we pair musicians and filmmakers to create a short film on Super 8 based on music by the bands. Each evening of the festival premieres the film along with a live soundtrack by the musical group.

On Monday June 28, we will showcase an exclusive program of Film/ Music Explosion!  Featuring music by BLIST and Dragon Fli Empire, five filmmakers will showcase their Super 8 skills. Films by Luke Black, Duncan Kenworthy, Alex Mitchell, James Reckseidler and Jamie Wensley.

Free Admission with Sled Island/ Sled Island Film Passes ($20 CSIF Members, $25 General for a week of rockin’ films)
Single Admission: $7

Purchase Sled Island Film 2010 Pass Here: BUY SLED ISLAND FILM PASS

Dickfore Rides Again At Sled Island

Monday, June 14th, 2010

Dickfore will be screening at Sled Island Film on June 27th at 9:30pm in the Plaza Theatre as part of the Best of Calgary Filmmakers Challenge showcase.

Get all the details here!


Photos from the set of CGY

Tuesday, June 8th, 2010

Here are some photos from this weekend’s shoot of a film to accompany a live performance of  CGY by Dragon Fli Empire at Sled Island Film.

Thanks to Daniel J Kirk for the designs, Bobby Vanonen for the body art, Brendan Hunter for the (rockin’) body and Melanie Wilmink and James Reckseidler for production assistance.

Off to Flickr we go!



Thursday, May 27th, 2010

On a night out, a man must decide how far he will go to help a friend in need.

2009 Calgary Super 8 Filmmakers Challenge
2009 Central Alberta Film Experience
2009 Low & No Budget FilmVideoFestival
2010 Show Us Your Shorts Film Festival
2010 Sled Island Film

Runtime: 6:55

Cast: Mitch Barany, Brendan Hunter, Latonia Hartery, Adam Sterling, Jim Fellows

Writer/Director: Luke Black, Producers: Marc Vandergraaf & Luke Black, Director of Photography: Dan Dumouchel, Editor: Don Gyryluk, Key Grip: Vasco Jesus Maria, Sound/Grip: Christopher Hutchens & James Reckseidler, Make Up/Wardrobe: Melanie Richard, Casting: BJ Hunter, Set Photographer: Derek Bisbing, Music: Wired 4 Sound