Anastisia Blackwell will be in attendance for the 20th annual Austin Film Festival. The program features Jonathan Demme, Elaine May, Shane Black, Brian Helgeland, Barry Josephson, Callie Khouri, Vince Gilligan, Susan Sarandon, Norman Steinberg, and many other film luminaries.
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The music video for The House on Black Lake is set to shoot in early April. The unique piece will be shot on a stunning ranch, owned by a prominent author, set in Sonoma. Trapeze artists from Trapeze Pro will lend their talents, and an actor, with breathtaking good, joins the cast to protray narcisisstic rock god, Georgie La Pointe.
The video will be filmed by award-winning cinematographer Frazer Bradshaw, and will incorporate unique sound design, with lyrics by author, featuring the singing talents of a female artist ready to make a big break out in the music industry. Keep checking for updates.
The cinematographer for The House on Black Lake trailer, Frazer Bradshaw, was nominated for a coveted Spirit Award this year for best first feature for his film Everything Strange and New. He wrote, directed, and filmed his deput feature. He joins other notable nominees, such as Black Swan, Winter's Bone, The Kids Are Alright, 127 Hours, Greenburg, and Rabbit Hole.
His first short film Every Day Here premiered at the SundanceFilm Festival, and went on to make three more shorts that played at major film festivals. He has worked on over 200 projects as a DP. He is a trained artist, with a unique eye for the visual and is considered within the indie world as a pure independent artist, respected for having never sold out.
Everything New and Strange was written and shot in 2007 and premiered at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival. It went on to win awards at festivals around the world, and continues to win him accolades as an indie pioneer.
He is a true artist, with an integrity few can claim.
A unique new teaser video for "The House on Black Lake" novel/screenplay incorporating original music with spoken word has been uploaded to You Tube. Features original video and music score by Peter Busboom and voice-over by author. The frightening piece follows a woman through a tunnel to a landing where she hopes to escape in a boat.Read more
Trapeze artists Tany Hoover and Marek Kaszuba of Trapeze Pro in Sonoma are in rehearsal for a music video based on a scene from the novel.Read more
Author Anastasia Blackwell joins prominent literary and television writers selected to auction character names in future works as a fund raiser for the First Amendment Project.Read more
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Anastasia Blackwell, author of "The House on Black Lake" , has announced she is currently in the process of writing a new romantic suspense, set for publication in late 2011.Read more
Peter Busboom's haunting guitar solo on rare Chet Atkins CE Guitar is selling briskly on itunes. The seductive solo, featured in music video for The House on Black Lake, http://www.youtube.com/user/houseonblacklake?feature=mhum#p/a/u/0/BPFtb6P0vvQ speaks to both the alluring draw and conflicted nature of a mysterious encounter, a moment in time with no past and no future.
To order song go to: http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/mysterious-encounter/id359608049