The other reason is for the benefit of this blog, Acme Punched!. At times, my work on The Crossing does not provide me with usable material for blog posts, and I recognize the importance of doing regular posts in a blog's success. So now I will be able to draw on my work on both projects to provide me with relevant topics on a regular basis.
The New Project
Working title: The Two Washingtons
The substance of this production is a brief and humorous encounter between two strangers who are both waiting for flights at an airport departure gate.
In the interest of the KISS principle (Keep It Simple, Stupid!) I have determined that it will be in black-and-white and that it will be under 2 minutes long.
Here are the two main characters:
Before these two meet, there will be a wide establishing shot followed by a sequence in which one of these men, looking for a vacant seat, walks past an assortment of seated travelers, each of whom is passing the time in some way as he or she waits for a flight.
This is a rough of the establishing shot:
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