Tag Archives: Mike Crowhurst

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Thailand meetings wrap up

Red Earth Directors Mike and Jason wrapped up a week of meetings in Thailand this week discussing plans for moving forward with a number of projects. What emerged from the meetings was a renewed sense of direction as we began to see how our various ideas could form a plan for the near future. We’re […]

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Outsiders photo sets now online

We’ve completed our current expedition of film shoots to capture some of the principle stories for our Outsiders documentary and have returned with both photographic and real-life memories from this eye-opening adventure. Some of those photographic memories can be viewed online at our Flickr photostream: Bahir Dar, Ethiopia – Mar 2014 Krabi, Thailand – Mar […]

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Outsiders doco shifts to Papua New Guinea

This was one of those rare documentary shoots that the usual Red Earth duo of Jason and I would be whittled down to just one of us. Not unfamiliarly dictated by a constrained budget, we could only afford to send me to Papua New Guinea to act as both cinematographer and interviewer. Our subject was […]

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Mar’14 Travel vlog #3

Last Friday, Mike had an interesting experience accompanying an organisation called The River as they visited Karen hill tribe communities in the mountains of northwestern Thailand with whom they have built a relationship. It was a day-that-almost-wasn’t as Mike nearly gave up on getting to his start point on time first thing in the morning. […]

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Feb’14 Travel vlog #2 – Chiang Mai

Just catching up on things here in Chiang Mai after a slower week this past week in terms of shooting with just the one big day up in the Karen hill tribe villages nearby. I’ll be posting about that soon, but in the meantime, here’s a video blog showcasing some of the things that we’ve […]

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Feb’14 Travel vlog #1 – Melbourne Airport

Well, I’m holed up at Tullamarine Airport in Melbourne for over 12 hours so what better way to pass the time than to create our first “vlog” (video blog) of our Red Earth 6-week shoot odyssey. We’ll be doing a host of different shoots and hopefully also just stumble upon some interesting unexpected stuff along […]

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Stories to tell in Thailand and Ethiopia

Just a brief bit of breaking news to tell you folks about our exciting forthcoming trip to various parts of Thailand and a special trip to Ethiopia! We’ve got a few ideas and projects under our hats which we won’t reveal just yet, but stay tuned as we plan to give you an up-close-and-personal look […]

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Street Dreams Canadian screening

Red Earth successfully screened Street Dreams in Canada today in Sidney, BC. It was the first time the film has been shown outside of the Australia/New Zealand region. You can read all about the event on our Street Dreams blog: http://streetdreamsdoco.wordpress.com/2013/07/23/sidney-screening-success/