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BECOMING A FILMMAKER: DO or DIE
A Summer Film Internship with
Vashi Nedomansky

On 25, Oct 2015 | 2 Comments | In Film Internships, Low Budget Filmmaking | By vashi

 

Guest post by Samson Pojdl. 17-year-old filmmaker & VashiVisuals film intern.

 

WHY FILMMAKING?

In the words of Steven Spielberg, “When you have a dream, it often doesn’t come at you screaming in your face, ‘This is who you are, this is who you must be for the rest of your life.’ Sometimes a dream almost whispers. And I’ve always said to my kids: the hardest thing to listen to — your instincts, your human personal intuition — always whispers; it never shouts… So you have to, every day of your lives, be ready to hear what whispers in your ear… And if you can listen to the whisper… and it’s something you think you want to do for the rest of your life, then that is going to be what you do for the rest of your life, and we will benefit from everything you do.”

 

Filmmaking intern Samson Pojdl

Here I am filming a scene in the Mojave desert for the short film THE SEED shot and directed by
Vashi Nedomansky

 

My name is Samson Pojdl and I was born and grew up in London, England. When I was 8-years-old, I moved to Switzerland because of my dad’s work. When I was 12-years-old, I moved to America to better my education. I am now a 17 year-old high school senior in Florida studying film and video. Read more…

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