Adonis and the Hot Girls

“Where did you get all those hot girls?!  Are they your friends?”  I’ve been asked these questions a few times now after showing Adonis.  Well, I wish they were my friends.   Adonis is blessed with beautiful and talented actors because we made a concerted effort to...

The Sound of Adonis

You need to have good sound in your film.  That’s always been the advice to filmmakers and it couldn’t be more true.  Nothing loses the audience faster than bad sound.  Beautiful cinematography, touching story, and powerful acting performances are all rendered useless...

Ernie Hudson, the Wizard of Adonis

How did you get Ernie Hudson, a Ghostbuster, in Adonis? Ernie Hudson is in Adonis.  I could probably stop the blog right there.  That’s an amazing and true statement but I’m going to continue to slobber on about how incredible it was to have THE Ernie Hudson as part...

Good Casting Makes the Director Look Good

Adonis Casting Made Directing Easy After Jimmy the dog was cast as Adonis, the next most important move was to fill Adonis with actors.  Even though the short film is set in a cartoon world with a very stylized plot, the characters had to be believable in order to...