Subject: AERIAL Los Angeles – Launching on Kickstarter
Announced earlier today, City of Angels Productions out of San Francisco is set to release their first high definition short film project called "Aerial Los Angeles" on the well known fundraising site called Kickstarter. AERIAL Los Angeles is an enjoyable flying fantasy over the city of Los Angeles. Embrace yourself as you soar over the air over what is now Bank One, breeze through the Orange Crush and see aerial giants that will wow and astonish you. This short film originates in high definition will keep you on the edge of your seat, soaring just feet yards away from these architectural giants. This short film is visually stunning.
This classic is just the beginning of aerial cinematographer Louis H. Simmons’ career. What a powerful and solid creation. Sit back and relax as you listen to the score of AERIAL Los Angeles by Indie musicians not disclosed yet. This short is visually eye-catching aerials of architecture, lit up with neon and fluorescents. This makes the perfect picture.
Currently in post in northern CA, aerial cinematographer Louis Halcyon Simmons is seeing this project from start to finish and finally coming together. Aerial Los Angeles was first scheduled to shoot on 9/11/2001 as his LA Film School thesis but was then later rescheduled to February of 2002 on one of the coldest nights of the year. The music of this 8 minute hd shoot of aerials of the city of angels entails an introduction to new indi artists with 2 minute scores for the soundtrack for a later release on Blu Ray.
Aerial Los Angeles is currently on the website Kickstarter to help fund-raise great opportunities for Aerial Los Angeles. On it's last 30 days, Aerial Los Angeles needs a total of $2000.00 to complete post production for the film festival circuit. Project backers for this project will receive amazing gifts including anyone contributing just $1.00 will receive a "Special Thank You" credit at the end of the film and be put on the mailing list for all film festival entries. Pledge donors of five hundred dollars will have an opening credit as Executive Producer on the movie plus a listed credit on the movie poster and a signed copy of the Aerial DVD by cast and crew along with an aerial acrylic print with aluminum posts. And for the film lover who does not want to spend quite that much, we have smaller pledge packages available like our pledge donors of seventy five dollars will receive a hand signed Blu Ray movie of Aerial Los Angeles & a framed color 5x7 hand signed photograph of Los Angeles from the movie.
Aerial Los Angeles promises to be both exciting and entertaining for all ages. For more information about how you can be a part of this amazing hd aerial short as a musician, send an email to: hdaerials@
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Film Facts of Aerial Los Angeles:
Original date of flight was 9/11/2001
Flight was rescheduled to 2/2002
Weather was crystal clear. Rained the night before.
33 degrees was the weather once up over downtown Los Angeles
1st aerial high def shoot
Helicopter company – National
Type of helicopter – Jet Ranger
Aerial Los Angeles (pilot) was submitted to stock footage agent Footage Bank and immediately became represented prior finishing film school in 2002 with a three year contract.
Several high definition aerial clips have been sold, winning awards since first being represented.
Camera used – Sony F900
Lens used - Canon 11x4.7 IRSD ENG style lens
Shot in 24P
Credits include: "Charmed"
Louis' latest film credit is on the latest season of CBS's hit show, "NCIS".
For more information about Aerial Los Angeles – The City of Angels, log onto www.cityofangelsprods.com
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