Reflecting on his own experience as a wedding videographer in the early 80s, Steve Weiss opens up the round table discussion by asking the cast of filmmakers, “What do we call this? Wedding Videography or Wedding Filmmaking?”
Next, John Goolsby, Joe Simon and Kristen* (Bliss* Video Productions) discuss the changing definition of wedding filmmaking within the larger landscape of the filmmaking community. Steve Weiss, beautifully sums it up by stating, “If it looks like a movie, I think we are allowed to call that filmmaking.”
Rounding out the webisode, the cast dives into the true reality of wedding filmmaking by discussing the one take mental pressures and unique demands of the wedding filmmaker to survive a 12-hour shoot with the added pressure of capturing that perfect day.
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