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Cinematographer Louis Obioha talks lighting our neo-noir film, Pickings.

"Pickings" Cinematographer Louis Obioha discusses a neo noir lighting setup for a scene from the feature film, Pickings.

Pickings is a neo noir, independent crime film by Usher Morgan. The movie was released to theaters in the US on March 2nd, 2018; in this video - cinematographer Louis Obioha discusses his neo noir lighting techniques.

About Pickings:

This neo-noir meets Spaghetti Western crime drama pushes the boundaries of style and takes the viewers on a thrilling ride into the story of Jo Lee Haywood - a single mother and neighborhood bar owner who spent years trying to escape her violent past. But when a local mobster and his gang of thugs come knocking on her door, Jo is forced to embrace her inner demons and confront her deadly history in order to protect her family and property. Still waters run deep in this stylistic, neo-noir crime saga.

Pickings was nominated for several Best Cinematography awards (including Best Cinematography at the Riverside International Film Festival) and won "Best Cinematography" at the Tampa Bay Underground Film Festival and Sunny Side Up Film Festival.

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#congrats to Pickings for taking home 3 awards this weekend at the #HBO #urbanactionshowcase - Best Feature Film, Best A...

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Fine Dining - A Short Comedy Film

This short animated film tells the story of a tired old vampire, determined to abandon the path of effortless consumption and give in to his long-abandoned animal instinct. Fine Dining was inspired by the opening scene to Quentin Tarantino's Pulp Fiction.

Fine Dining - Short Film Trailer

We're proud to present @Fine Dining - Short Comedy Film by Usher Morgan. Inspired by the opening sequence to Quentin Tarantino's Pulp Fiction.

Windblown - Teaser Trailer (2019)

We are proud to release the trailer for our upcoming short film, Windblown. Starring Katie Vincent, Jacob A. Ware, and Susan Gallagher Jahna. It'll be entering the festival circuits in early 2019.

About Windblown - Short Film:

After the unexpected death of her brother, Beth Reeves seeks solace in her family’s New England cottage. What seems at first like a quiet retreat, quickly proves deceptive... and dangerous. Windblown challenges the classic adage, “find what you love and let it kill you”. And proves that grief... is a bitch.

For more details visit www.windblownfilm.com

Trapped Inside (Short Horror Film) - Coming Dec. 15th

Trapped Inside, a short horror film by Usher Morgan will be released online on December 15, 2018. Starring Elyse Price, Nicole Michele Guilbault, Julie Reifers, Joel Bernard, Maury Wiederaenders - music by Katie Vincent.

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Pickings is pure lethal fun! ~ The 405

"It's pure lethal fun!" ~ Wess Haubrich with The 405. #PIckingsfilm is now playing, get your tickets @ www.pickingsfilm.com/tickets


The Official Trailer for Pickings, now playing in theaters. Get your tickets

Still Waters Run Deep. Check out the official trailer for #PickingsFilm - in theaters March, 2018.

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