DOK Leipzig 29 October – 4 November 2018
61st International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film
DOK Leipzig Film Festival

Beginning Filmmaking

Beginning Filmmaking

Another film starring Ella, now four years old. The message: careful when you choose professions for your own kids!


Original Title: Beginning Filmmaking
Country: USA, Finland
Year: 2008
Language: English
Subtitle: English, English Captions
Runtime: 23 min.
Format: HD Videofile (ProRes 422 HQ 1080p)
Color: Colour
Director: Jay Rosenblatt
Producer: Jay Rosenblatt (Locomotion Films), YLE Teema
Cinematographer: Thomas Logoreci, Ella Rosenblatt
Editor: Jay Rosenblatt
Cast: Ella Rosenblatt, Jay Rosenblatt

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