Scientists by day, filmmakers by night. That could be the best way to define Troy and Eric, two friends who combine their passion for science with an irrational attraction to fantasy, which will lead them to make their own amateur films substituting their lack of resources with enthusiasm reminiscent of the Ed Wood immortalized by Johnny Depp. Journey to Planet X captures them during the preparation of their most ambitious project, a 0 budget blockbuster, the shooting of which will highlight the irreconcilable differences between wanting to be a cinema “professional” and having it as an exciting hobby.
Myles Kane i Josh Koury
Kane is the director of media content on The New Yorker’s website. He was a film editor on the documentaries Made In India and We Are Wizards, the latter directed by Koury in 2008. Together they also founded the Brooklyn Underground Film Festival.
Edition: 2012 Section: Noves Visions - No Ficció Original language: