Have been quite busy for along time and completely forgot to make any updates in a while – most photography, music, and instructional activity versus along form movie action. Will do some catching up shortly with a string of newsworthy stuff / All the Best!
Jason Rosette’s recently completed supernatural historical drama, FREEDOM DEAL: The Story of Lucky – set along the Cambodia-Vietnam border in 1970 during the Vietnam War – is now available to watch instantly on Amazon Instant Video!
(or visit direct link HERE -> http://ift.tt/1DLpGEV ) SYNOPSIS: May 4, 1970 – Cambodia. During the 1970 US-Vietnam conflict, a combined US & Army of South Vietnam military operation enters Cambodia to locate and destroy North Vietnamese and Viet Cong sanctuaries. A Cambodian youth named Samnang (‘Lucky’) and an ornery but likable wedding musician make their way through the conflict – encountering landmines, surreal Cambodian ghosts known as ‘Arbs’, and marauding helicopters as they go.
Jason Rosette’s supernatural historical drama, ‘FREEDOM DEAL, the Story of Lucky’ – produced and shot in Cambodia and set in 1970 during the US-Vietnam conflict – screens in New York City at the Anthology Film Archives November 13, 2013 – hosted by New Filmmakers, NYC Anthology Film Archives is at 2nd street & 2nd avenue, see map below; program starts at 6:30 PM, FREEDOM DEAL screens around 7:30PM – $6 for all movies View Larger Map Get more info about FREEDOM DEAL @ The FREEDOM DEAL Website
J Rosette’s Time Lapse short, ‘BANGKOK TRAFFIC’ to screen at 2013 Florida Film Festival in April; see http://floridafilmfestival.com for details
Jason Rosette (aka Jack RO) completes ‘FREEDOM DEAL: The Story of Lucky’ (RT 27:00), based an a section of the completed feature FREEDOM DEAL screenplay in development; the short drama is now pending at its first festivals (first fests TBA hopefully mid January) Download the press kit for ‘Freedom Deal: The Story of Lucky’ (direct link here http://www.scribd.com/doc/114036147/FREEDOM-DEAL-The-Story-of-Lucky-PDF-Presskit)
J Rosette’s new short Cambodia docu, ‘Crab Ladies’ is accepted at its first int’l film fest; contact firstname.lastname@example.org with inquiries: ‘CRAB LADIES’ (2012) Directed by Jack RO; Cinematography and Editing by Jason Rosette. Evocative, impressionistic documentary about the crab selling women of coastal Cambodia. As of 5/25/12 – NEW Official Selection, Chagrin Documentary Film Festival (USA) – See Trailer on Youtube
The Cambodia MSME biodoversity project ‘Our Wonderful World’ held an open contest for photographers, pro and amateur, Cambodian and foreign, with the theme being ‘Uniting People Towards a Biodiversified Cambodia’ Camerado filmmaker J Rosette’s submission, ranked #5 out of over a hundred submissions, can be seen on the ‘Our Wonderful World’ photo contest website HERE. Congratulations to all winners and participants in this worthy cause! http://awonderfulworld.net/blog/?page_id=330
We’re now raising funds to produce a short based on the feature screenplay; this standalone short will circulate and fests and elsewhere to help generate further interest and budget inputs to produce the full length feature; participate in the production through our portal on IndieGogo.
A street level exhibition of photos ‘Personalities of the Cambodian Wine Bar’ By movie & media maker Jason Rosette of Camerado SE Asia LAUNCH DATE: April 20, 2012, 7PM-9PM* LOCATION: The Cambodian Wine Bar Street 110 southwest side of Psar Jah, near intersection of street 15 WINE TASTING: only 500 Riel a glass WITH SPECIAL GUESTS: Various Personalities of the Wine Bar! (*Exhibit will continue on location at various times thereafter, depending on availability of colleagues…) For more information, see www.jasonrosette.com or https://www.facebook.com/events/313087748759537/