a short film by Aidan Guynes

:: Ronnie likes people, a lot. Throughout his day he attempts to make friends, but it seems that not many people like Ronnie, a lot. ::


Fish Tank for camera work, aesthetic, and following the character.

A photo I took that I think sets a theme for the film.

AsSTHETIC.  Throw Me to the Dogs (Dir. by Aaron Dunleavy). short about a social outcast.

A character based short that I like.  This is a good example of the camera following the characters through a day.

Kensington Characters, photography by Jeffrey Stockbridge.

The opening shots in Gasman by Lynne Ramsay are similar to how I'd like to shoot the beginning of Ronnie.

Fish Tank for camera work, aesthetic, and following the character.

American Honey for camera work, , aesthetic, and following the character.

I had this scene in mind when I wrote the diner scene between Ronnie & John.  Travis Bickle’s overly truthful dialogue and delivery is similar in some ways to how I want Ronnie to speak.

Kensington Characters, photography by Jeffrey Stockbridge.

Kensington Characters, photography by Jeffrey Stockbridge.

 AsSTHETIC.  Throw Me to the Dogs (Dir. by Aaron Dunleavy).  short about a social outcast.

AsSTHETIC.  Throw Me to the Dogs (Dir. by Aaron Dunleavy).  short about a social outcast.

The Truants by Aaron Dunleavy.  Cam work, character direction, aesthetic.

A lonely character I photographed at Eastern University.

Wasp dir. by Andrea Arnold.  

Wasp dir. by Andrea Arnold.  

Donald Cried dir. by Kristopher Avedisian.  Social Outcast/Character piece example

Some A + scenes in a diner.  Some inspiration for Ronnie and John's scene.

The Truants by Aaron Dunleavy.  Cam work, character direction, aesthetic.

Arnie Grape: reference point for Leo's character.

Jacked dir. by Rene Pannevis.  Good example of camera work, colors, and performances.

Get Out Fast dir. by Haley Elizabeth Anderson.  Camera work, aesthetic

Aesthetic, Camera Work

Donald Cried dir. by Kristopher Avedisian.  Social Outcast/Character piece example

Kensington

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Kensington Characters, photography by Jeffrey Stockbridge.

Short with non-actors who have mental disabilities & their experience in society.

Kensington Characters, photography by Jeffrey Stockbridge.