Weird how that works out.

I was recently reading a blog from my friends over at White Swan Films in regards to watching all sorts of films and shows, from remake to original and even spinoffs, and how each varies. In a completely unconnected series of synapse firings in my brain, somehow jumped to several projects I’m kicking around as [...]

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Rounding Out The Top 10

A while back I did a post on my top 3 films. I was quickly corrected about the proper procedure for counting down, but what the hell, I’ll do what I want (even if it’s a no-no), it’s my blog. So, as I’d promised, I’ve followed up on the last post with my #4-#10 films. [...]

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My Top 3 Films

Now, this may seem like a cop-out, totally generic post, but it’s a lead in to a series of posts I want to do about my favorite films and how they have influenced my choices as a filmmaker. That said, this is not that post. Due to me having no idea how to break down [...]

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Back on Track…

Wow. It’s been almost a year since I’ve updated this blog. Sorry to anyone that cared enough to be following along. Let me give you the cliff notes version of what’s been transpiring on the creative front since last April. – We finally put together the money to successfully shoot principle photography for Assassins. – [...]

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Anthem of Silence – Rings

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Performer: Anthem of Silence Director: Michael Bonomo Producer and Cinematographer: Ann Nguyen Editor: Derrick Carey Uriah Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/anthemofsilence About: Anthem of Silence came to us through a friend of Ann’s. After meeting with the band several times, a style and theme was chosen. We tracked down a pretty neat looking location and we were in [...]

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Assassins

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Written, Directed, and Produced By: Michael Bonomo Cinematography By: Noel Maitland Music By: Kristen Baum Produced By: Kyle Klein Sound Design By: Joe Iemola Sound Mixed By: Joseph DeBeasi Starring: Bill Oberst Jr., Vincente DiSanti and Caitlyn Sabrio About: Assassins came out of my desire to do a short with a larger focus on dialogue [...]

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Assassins

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Director/Co-Writer: Michael Bonomo Story By/Co-Writer: Dave Grant Producer: Ann Nguyen Cinematographer: Noel Maitland Composer: Kristen Baum Sound Designer: Joe Iemola Make Up Effects: Amber Skowronski Sound Engineer: Tyler McDonald Starring: Bill Oberst Jr…..Nathan David Pesta……..Christopher Collins Andre Tenerelli….Detective Berger/Simon Orano Dove Benari……..Tommy Collins Katie Molinaro…..Erin Synopsis: Life changed for Chris that Thursday evening. The brutal [...]

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Echo

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Written, Directed, Edited & Shot By: Michael Bonomo Produced By: Kyle Klein Music By: Kristen Baum Lighting By: Matt Dinan Sound Design By: Joe Iemola Starring: John Bonavia and Sara Drust Official Selection: Silicon Valley Film Festival 2011 Official Selection: Anchorage Int’l Film Festival 2011 Short Film Finalist: Back in the Box Competition 2011 Award [...]

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Unsaid

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Written, Directed and Edited By: Michael Bonomo Produced By: Kyle Klein Cinematography By: Noel Maitland Score Composed By: Kristen Baum Make-Up By: Satine Phoenix Starring: Elizabeth Godley and Michael Bonomo Most Original ‘Shortest’: Columbia Gorge Int’l Film Festival 2011 About: Unsaid was a unique short for me. It was a little story, that floated in [...]

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Uriah – Move

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Performer: Uriah Director and Editor: Michael Bonomo Producer and Cinematographer: Ann Nguyen Gaffer: Andrew Jorgenson PA: Jacob Clayton Uriah Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/uriahmusic About: For a long time I’d wanted to do a music video, and I’d spread the word to everyone I knew. One of my friends put me in touch with a local metal band [...]

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