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SHOOT #87 - Full circle. - Saturday, April 18th 2009 11:42 AM
  "Wow Faith. We have come full circle" Tim and I are standing on the edge of the dry lake, looking at the sunrise. Reminiscing. Almost exactly a year ago, him and I...
SHOOT #86 - Caught with my pants down... Literally??? - Sunday, April 12th 2009 12:29 PM
    EASTER SUNDAY - 7AM. It's cold and I am going to freeze my ass off in this ridiculous outfit. Oh and did I mention? I don't care. The show must go on. So if...
SHOOT #85 - I said "crewless", not "clueless" !!! - Saturday, April 11th 2009 11:12 AM
  8AM - Both Jerry's hands are full and he looks confused. "Where do these go Faith?". Today Jerry steps in as a grip, because none of my crew volunteers...
SHOOT #84 - Let's lynch the weather man! - Friday, April 10th 2009 6:59 PM
  The weather man wa struggling but Jerry and I had a good hold of him. I throw the rope over the largest branch of the tree and we start pulling. Pretty soon, he is...
SHOOT #83 - Do it yourself - pushed to the limit? - Thursday, April 9th 2009 10:37 AM
  6PM - Heavy black clouds are hanging all over my head. WILL IT RAIN? I'm here with the deuce, on the side of this windy road. Around my neck, Johnny's chain and ring. It...
SHOOT #82 - Second phase of production kicks in at high speed! (Litterally!) - Saturday, April 4th 2009 8:40 PM
  The smell of burnt rubber floating in the air... The hotrods fishtail, emerging from a big cloud of  white smoke. Blowers open up, the roaring sound...
FRESNO'S 29 ROADSTER COMES HOME WITH JERRY - Monday, March 30th 2009 5:26 AM
  I know this is my blog, but today, I am going to give the mic "sorta speak" to my loyal production assitant JERRY MULL. Cause he has a cool story to share with you!...
ENTERING PHASE TWO!!!! :) - Sunday, March 29th 2009 6:15 PM
    It's official, I have just completed the re-writes of the modern day scenes. I was able to cut all the fat and came up with leaner, meaner, new...
SHOOT #81 - Johnny's prison ordeal - revisited... - Saturday, March 28th 2009 11:19 PM
    They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Well, not so when the words come straight out of a journal.  You cannot get any closer to a character than...
Renowned painter to make a series of paintings based on DEUCE OF SPADES - Thursday, March 26th 2009 3:23 PM
  Like every morning, Tom Fritz is jogging. But today is no ordinary day. Today his mind keeps escaping beyond the bicycle path, park and streets... Taking him back to a...
A thank you message to YOU. - Tuesday, March 24th 2009 1:48 AM
    Yes:  YOU. I was looking at my blog statistics today and was amazed at how many people are reading this Filmmaker's journal. The numbers have been...
DEUCE OF SPADES ACHIEVES PRO STATUS - Sunday, March 22nd 2009 4:55 PM
    If someone had told me, two years ago, that I would be listed one day on Imdb as a professional director, producer and director of cinematography I would have...
Alex Xydias SO-CAL Speed Shop founder, discovers DEUCE OF SPADES - Tuesday, March 17th 2009 10:36 PM
Tired as I am I couldn't go to bed without first sharing the amazing night I have just had. Tonight I met one of hotrodding most known veteran, SO-CAL Speed Shop founder Alex...
ALMOST DONE EDITING ALL THE FLASHBACKS :) !!! - Monday, March 16th 2009 7:07 PM
  Another week-end spent entirely chained to my computer, editing. It's been pretty much my regimen, every week-end for the past two months or so. Such sweet slavery...
NEW! JOIN ME ON THE NEW OFFICIAL DEUCE OF SPADES FORUM THREAD - Tuesday, March 10th 2009 8:54 AM
    You have been reading about this cinematic adventure of epic proportions here. Now discuss it on the brand new OFFICIAL FILM FORUM THREAD, hosted by THE GARAGE,...
NEW TEASER IS RELEASED! See it now!!! - Sunday, March 8th 2009 5:47 PM
    It's brand new, it's awesome and it's gonna take you on a little behind the scenes tour of DEUCE OF SPADES. See breathtaking flagging action, take a sneek peek...
FIRST CGI SHOT GETS INSERTED IN THE FILM - Wednesday, March 4th 2009 12:52 AM
  It's 1 AM and like every night for the last 3 weeks, I am still at my computer, editing. I should be falling asleep by now but I am WIDE AWAKE. Cause tonight is a...
CGI artists around the globe lend their help - Tuesday, March 3rd 2009 1:04 PM
    When I thought about my crash scene two years ago, I got an instant ANXIETY ATTACK. What I needed to pull it off, I did not have. Neither did I have the money,...
FRESNO's red 29 roadster comes home with Jerry !!!!! - Sunday, March 1st 2009 4:38 PM
AWESOME NEWS My production assistant and friend Jerry went to El Mirage yesterday and came back with a red 1929 roadster original 1950's hotrod.And not just any 1929 roadster...
DEUCE OF SPADES teasers is played at the NHRA museum - Monday, February 23rd 2009 5:30 PM
  After walking away from my incredibly lucky coincidence meeting with Billy Gibbons, I walked into the NHRA museum. The place felt like a church. I got this...
A ONE CHANCE OUT OF 5 MILLION - what are the chances? - Monday, February 23rd 2009 5:02 PM
  As the film is progressing I am always amazed at how everything seems to fall perfectly in place just at the right time. We like to refer to this phenomenum as the...
IN THE SPOTLIGHT - Tuesday, February 10th 2009 4:56 AM
    There are moments in life you will remember forever. Like your first kiss (See? You remembered, didn't you?), your graduation day or even your wedding day (that...
"Everybody is talking about you and your Deuce" - Sunday, February 8th 2009 5:40 AM
    Quote from the film: Tommy, leaning against Johnny's car, at the gas station: "This fellow is from Ohio... Said everybody back there is talking about you...
Time to regroup and assess - Saturday, February 7th 2009 12:13 PM
    I have decided that it would be wise for me to regroup and assess where I am at with the film overall length before starting to film the remainder of the film -...
AAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHH!!! ! The deuce tries to kill me !!! - Friday, February 6th 2009 11:11 AM
    So guys, I'm at this morning car meet last Sunday and I'm watching all these exotic cars take off, one after the other. As they leave the parking lot, they floor...