Monday, October 09, 2017

Film Exercise

Fisher_FilmExercise_001 from Ted Fisher on Vimeo.

Here is a recent film exercise, filmed in one day, in one location, and also edited in one day.

Sunday, October 08, 2017

Screening at Lone Star Film Festival

Our short documentary "Icarus in Fort Worth" will screen at the Lone Star Film Festival on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 10 a.m. at

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Screening on KERA's Frame of Mind

Tonight at 10 p.m., my short documentary "Icarus in Fort Worth" is included in "Frame of Mind." The program will be broadcast on PBS station KERA.
The fifth episode of Frame of Mind explores North Texas and beyond through the documentary lens with a series of short films featuring old home movies, a family-owned western-wear store, and a famous stuntman from Fort Worth.
Read more about tonight's Frame of Mind episode, here:

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Icarus in Fort Worth screening at #FWIFS

Our short documentary "Icarus in Fort Worth" will screen at the Fort Worth Indie Film Showcase on Sunday, July 16th at noon. (This year FWIFS is in the heart of Historic Sundance Square at the Norris Conference Centers - 304 Houston Street, Ft. Worth, Texas 76102.) More information soon.

Friday, March 03, 2017

Icarus in Fort Worth at Tribute Film Festival

Our short documentary "Icarus in Fort Worth" screens Saturday at the Tribute Film Festival in Abilene, Texas. Tickets are free.
The Tribute Film Festival is a three-day, three-night film festival. Events include screenings of selected films in the Frontier Texas theater, a three-day independent filmmaking seminar, social/networking events throughout downtown Abilene, and a festival gala at the historic Paramount Theater to screen the award winning films on Saturday evening March 4th.

The film's logline is:
A Texas daredevil faces danger to become a wingwalker and stunt pilot, risking everything to expand his fame and build a Hollywood movie career. The true story of Ormer Locklear, the greatest pilot you've never heard of.

It features the voice of Joshua Sherman.

And ... the film won Best Heritage Mini-Documentary.

Tribute Film Festival Gala
Historic Paramount Theatre
352 Cypress St, Abilene, Texas 79601
Saturday, March 4th
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
(325) 437-2800 

Thursday, March 02, 2017

The Texas Sun and the Festival Run

The Texas Sun from Ted Fisher on Vimeo.

Our short documentary "The Texas Sun" has now screened at film festivals for one year. One full year. The film went to:
17 February 2016 ... (Thin Line Film Festival)
1 April 2016 ... (Interurban Film Festival)
28 April 2016 ... (Hill Country Film Festival)
10 June 2016 ... (Friday on the Green)
25 June 2016 ... (Lionshead Film Festival)
14 July 2016 ... (Fort Worth Indie Film Showcase)
11 September 2016 ... (Artcroft Film and Video Festival)
15 October 2016 ... (West Texas Film Festival)
10 November 2016 ... (South Texas Underground Film Festival)
16 February 2017 ... (Deep in the Heart Film Festival) 

The film won:
Best Domestic Documentary - MicroShort
Fort Worth Indie Film Showcase

Best Texas Documentary Short
Lionshead Film Festival

and was also nominated for:
Best Documentary Short
Deep in the Heart Film Festival
If you enjoy the film, please give it a vote at IMDb.