Kino Stories: 'It was just a dream' by weechonghooi

2014-04-29 1

Wake up from your slumber and watch this short LomoKino movie by weehongchooi!

Video by weechonghooi. Link to the video’s page in the community here.

As *weechonghooi* puts it, It was just a dream “was just a dream of a person who was having fun rollerblading and eventually woke [sic] up and looked out his window (only to find out that) it was all just a dream.” He also describes the story as “short and simple,” yet with the way it was edited plus the addition of this particular background music made the output appear as if it was a short TV ad for an apparel or shoe brand for the hip and young! Weehongchooi said he intended to make this longer; however, due to bad weather, he was eventually forced to use only this one reel shot using a Kodak 400 film. Nevertheless, we still think the final film looks interesting!

Here in the Lomography magazine we often venture to the community’s Movies section, where we’re able to stumble upon shorts that do not only depict interesting storylines but are also well-executed. The new Kino Stories series aims to put the well-deserved spotlight on these gems, so keep those creative juices flowing and tell us your story! Who knows, you just might get featured in an upcoming installment!

written by chooolss on 2014-04-29 #videos #lomokino #kino-stories #lifestyle

One Comment

  1. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    good work @weechonghooi! :)

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