Foo-Foo Dust is the

Levy, Gina
March 2004
MovieMaker;Spring2004, Vol. 11 Issue 54, p38
This article focuses on the lessons learned by film director Eric Johnson and the author while making the film "Foo-Foo Dust." The film won the Best Documentary Short award at the 1FP-LA Film Festival, and was nominated for an IDA Documentary Achievement Award. The author says that large film crews and expensive equipment are not necessary for making films, and may impede authenticity. She says that their goal while making the film "Foo-Foo Dust" was to capture truthful moments unaffected by the camera. She says that one should not expect to get one's money back while making short documentary films.


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