Power Up, Power Out – A One Take Short Film

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If you could have 2 powers, small & big, what would they be? In this alternate world it’s a reality and something big is about to happen.

Can you pull yourself away from your handheld device? You’re not going to want to miss this. #techaddict

Power Up, Power Out was shot during the 2013 NYC 48HFP and recut in Final Cut Pro X using the multicam feature, something I wanted to explore more fully, within a long one-take where the actors and camera go through the entire script without stopping.

Director: Gary Ploski
Writer: Elizabeth Miller
Director of Photography: Michal Trzaska
Editors: Michal Trzaska and Gary Ploski

Cast (in order of appearance):

Candi – Erin Gorski
Rox – Russell Jordan
Tessa – Danielle Joy


Cameras – Panasonic HVX-200, Canon 7D and Canon T3i. A Canon 60D was also setup but did not operate properly.
Audio – 3 Sony UTX-B2 Transmitters, 3 URX-P2 Receiver connected to 3 Zoom H4ns
Edited in Final Cut Pro X

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