Creative COW SIGN IN :: SPONSORS :: ADVERTISING :: ABOUT US :: CONTACT US :: FAQ
Creative COW's LinkedIn GroupCreative COW's Facebook PageCreative COW on TwitterCreative COW's Google+ PageCreative COW on YouTube
VIDEOS:UploadCommercialsCorporate VideoDemo ReelsMusic VideosShort FilmsTrailersMore »

COW - feature film trailer by Kitz Tan

Demo Reels : Trailer : Kitz TAN's Videos : COW - feature film trailer by Kitz Tan

Like     ---     Don't Like
COW - feature film trailer by Kitz Tan
by
on Dec 31, 2009 at 3:49:28 am
China
3789 Views
13 Likes
1 Dislikes
SYNOPSIS:
A Chinese peasant is given the responsibility of protecting his village's special dairy cow during a particularly harsh winter in 1940.

AWARDS:
46th Golden Horse Award
- Winner of Bes [more]
View 8 Comment(s)

Trailers
Reply   Like  
+12
Share on Facebook
Comments

Rick Pearson, where's the story? It may be a matter of cultural interpretation
by Ron Lindeboom
Kathlyn and I love Asian movies and they are not like American films.

You state: "Could be a cultural difference between how the filmmaker's region of the world promotes films as opposed to my own so I will reserve any comment that suggests this teaser fails to work entirely" -- but then give it ONE cow? I think your "reservation against suggesting that it fails entirely" is, well, without reservation. ;o)

I didn't need to read the log line to figure out what's up in the story. Maybe it is because our library has many Asian films and we are very familiar with the cultural differences in Asian films, but it was fairly easy to follow. (And hey, any movie that includes a cow automatically includes bonus points, in my book. Just kidding.)

I am not saying that your opinion is invalid, merely that I felt that a little counter-point might be in order.
Show-Stopping Action, But Where's The Story?
by Rick Pearson
The trailer is a product of our times - opening big, sweeping us up in the epic, sprawling wartime cinematography - which is quite nice, but it wasn't until after I viewed the trailer and chose to read the filmmaker's log line for the production that I even had a clue as to what story was being told. Could be a cultural difference between how the filmmaker's region of the world promotes films as opposed to my own so I will reserve any comment that suggests this teaser fails to work entirely.
Great trailer. Keen to see the
by Marc Edwards
Great trailer. Keen to see the film now.
Great looks!
by Carsten Hoffmann
Wow this film really looks pretty awesome and the trailer is well-edited! I only think you should get rid of the subtitles in the first half that basically only say "jiu-er" - they are totally distracting and don't help one bit.
I really want to see this movie
by Ron Lindeboom
Kathlyn and I love to watch movies from around the world and see how various cultures use the storytelling process. We are particularly enamored of Asian films and watch plenty of them and own many in our library. This looks like the kind of story that you are not likely to see in American theaters. I love these kinds of "outside the mainstream" stories. Your trailer is very well done and the whole production looks remarkable.
I like this trailer very much.
by Leon Gunnarsson
I like this trailer very much.
i like the trailer
by mor chung
i like the trailer, it is very good.
Thank you for your great compliments and support towards Asian film!
by Kitz TAN
Here's an insight of the low budget HD to Film transfer film project -

As one of the members from the Chinese 6th Generation Directors, the film director Guan Hu was one of the few young film directors who got to direct a few feature length films and won some awards upon graduating from the renowned Beijing Film Academy. Later, he withdrew from the scene to get into TV Series directorial work for making a living while his schoolmates took over the limelight.

After gaining more work and life experience over the years, Guan Hu decided to come back to the film scene. The idea of COW came along at the location while he was working on a TV Series project.

The “lead actress role” was starred simultaneously by four Cow stars, appearing on screen based on the requirement of the shots versus their charisma.

The main actor Wang Bo successfully tested his will power and patience. He broke the record of a 100 takes for a single shot while having to be perfectly well-performing each time during his other 99 takes, waiting for his beautiful cow actresses to act naturally. Meanwhile, Wang Bo had worn out 39 pairs of shoes during the four months principle of photography.

The trailer took two days to edit, from rough-cut to presentation to Sales Agent/ Distributor. As a low budget film trailer project, no fancy motion graphic design was covered for this project. Therefore, pure editing with a nice concept behind was the only gimmick I could play. Initially, both producer and director were worried about not being able to hire me as an expatriate Trailer Editor cum Post Director. I told them, growing up from a multi-lingual and multi-cultural background, I might be able to just work on one international version to cover many of their marketing needs. And it turned out to be right. They were all impressed.

When client is happy, I’m happy too. ☺

Embed
Link
Related Videos

1000cc Show Open
+16 12756 views
Stephen Smith
SNOWBLIND - a post-apocalyptic spaghetti...
+11 7711 views
Bastian Schreitling
DEAD WEST - film trailer
+18 9694 views
Doug Myers
PEACE - comedy short film trailer
+13 2250 views
Victor Carbonneau
GHOST STREET - film trailer
+12 7388 views
Mark Lediard
BE MY OSWALD - film trailer
+2 1393 views
Mark Whitney
The Fort at The Forks, Upper Fort Garry,...
965 views
Glenn Axford
FLIRTING WITH DISASTER - movie trailer
+4 2444 views
Lance Fernandes
Down The Highway Keith Morris Promo
1414 views
Antony Berrios
EINSTEIN'S GOD MODEL - suspense thriller...
+9 5288 views
Philip Johnson
THE LOCAL - film trailer
+2 1338 views
Tim Guetterman
THE BIG ROCK BUTCHERING - horror film tr...
-1 1910 views
Sean PErry
BONG OF THE DEAD - blood and gore movie ...
-1 2771 views
Thomas Newman
MACBETH
+2 1764 views
ciaron davies
BOLLYWOOD-STYLE TRAILER - wedding video ...
+1 2442 views
Rajindran Raja
Across the Ocean by Car
1567 views
Marco Vianello
Bergblut (The holy land of Tyrol) Trail...
886 views
Namche Okon
ARCHANGEL - Trailer
+9 1973 views
Mike Colao
Redlove, a Vanderpoel film
+2 3962 views
Fred Vanderpoel
DEZERT PEOPLE LUCKY 7 - off-road racing ...
-1 2118 views
Curtis Guise


FORUMSTUTORIALSFEATURESVIDEOSPODCASTSEVENTSSERVICESNEWSLETTERNEWSBLOGS

Creative COW LinkedIn Group Creative COW Facebook Page Creative COW on Twitter
© 2014 CreativeCOW.net All rights are reserved. - Privacy Policy

[Top]