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Doctor Who Theme Composers Turning Internet into Musical Instrument

Doctor Who Theme Composers Turning Internet into Musical Instrument

They have influenced everyone from Paul McCartney to Pink Floyd to Aphex Twin to Orbital. Beyond "Doctor Who": Making Music in Lockdown The composers took inspiration from the Zoom calls they made during the pandemic, using the natural lag of online calls to make “a loop of music”.“The sound gets sent to someone and they add to[...]

Boy Luck Club: Co-Creators Quentin Lee Kit DeZoit Talk Zoom Comedy

Boy Luck Club: Co-Creators Quentin Lee, Kit DeZoit Talk Zoom Comedy

My friend and fellow filmmaker Quentin Lee and comedian Kit DeZoit released Boy Luck Club, a new zoom-shot series about six gaysian best friends who get together every Friday night for cocktails on zoom to get through quarantine life Totally unscripted, each episode is an entirely no holds barred improvisation by the six actors.[caption id="attachment_1287794"[...]

One Cut of the Dead: Director releases Zoom Spinoff Shot in Lockdown

One Cut of the Dead: Director releases Zoom Spinoff Shot in Lockdown

Now director Shinichiro Ueda shot a 27-minute sequel and spinoff entirely on zoom during the lockdown One Cut of the Dead Mission: Remote was released on YouTube for free back in April for all to see.[caption id="attachment_1280671" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "One Cut of the Dead Mission: Remote" poster, Panpocopina[/caption]The original movie One Cut of the Dead[...]

BTS Takes on Jimmy Fallon in Zoom Olympics Performs Mikrokosmos

BTS Takes on Jimmy Fallon in Zoom Olympics; Performs "Mikrokosmos"

Of course, there were the special performances of "Idol," "Home," and "Black Swan."[caption id="attachment_1274662" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Zoom Olympics with BTS[/caption]Which brings us to Thursday night, kicking off with Fallon challenging RM, Jin, SUGA, j-hope, Jimin, V, and Jung Kook to a series of random ("The Guitar Pick Challenge"? "The Groundhog Challenge"?) challenges via Zoom called[...]

Tristan Basile Adapts Watchmen Into A Nine-Panel Zoom Play

Tristan Basile Adapts Watchmen Into A Nine-Panel Zoom Play

To follow Zack Snyder, Damon Lindehof, Geoff Johns and Gary Frank, and Tom King and Jorge Fornes, Tristan Basile is directing his own unauthorised adaptation/sequel to Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons' Watchmen, called Watchmen: A Zoom Play.[caption id="attachment_1272695" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Dave Gibbons Watchmen art.[/caption]Posting on Backstage, looking for unpaid actors willing to volunteer their time in[...]

Comisery Week: Interview with Sheetal Sheth the Pragmatist

Comisery Week: Interview with Sheetal Sheth, the Pragmatist

In the week leading up to the premiere, the editors of Bleeding Cool have let me run a series of interviews with the cast and crew to talk about what it was like to make a movie during the lockdown, shot on zoom, without leaving home It's a new form of narrative filmmaking that the[...]

Host: Horror Movie Shot on Zoom in Lockdown Captures Our Current Mood

Host: Horror Movie Shot on Zoom in Lockdown Captures Our Current Mood

It was inevitable: someone finally made a horror movie shot on zoom during lockdown where everyone, cast, crew, and director, were in isolation in their homes Host - now streaming on Shudder - has a deceptively simple premise: a bunch of friends, bored during the lockdown, decide to host a séance on zoom for fun[...]

YouTube Late-Night &#038 More: In Praise of Lo-Fi Television

YouTube, Late-Night & More: In Praise of Lo-Fi Television

However, there is still hope, and some of what we're currently seeing is both a guide to success and also a warning of what not to do.[caption id="attachment_1238191" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Cast of 30 Rock on a Zoom call with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Al Roker, From 30 Rock: A One-Time Special, courtesy NBC.[/caption]Several[...]

Comisery Production Diary Week 3: Hail Hail The Gangs All Here

Comisery Production Diary Week 3: Hail, Hail, The Gang's All Here!

It also introduces Sheetal Sheth as Anika and Nat Ho as Nate, the other members of this madcap circle of friends dealing with an alien virus invasion during lockdown. A Crew and Writer’s Room of Literally Two Ours is an 8-episode web series shot using zoom with everyone in lockdown, and literally no budget[...]

Comisery Production Diary: Week One Takes Us from Rehearsal to Pilot

Comisery Production Diary: Week One Takes Us from Rehearsal to Pilot

It was all on Zoom It’s a surreal experience because Quentin and I were directing without having to leave the house The actors were all in their individual places Bee had just moved to his new apartment, so its walls were still bare, so he was invited over to Quentin’s place and shoot it in[...]

Give Your Zoom Meetings Platinum Age Love With Krazy Kat

Give Your Zoom Meetings Platinum Age Love With Krazy Kat

The world's most extensive collection of cartoon and comic art has released seven unique zoom backgrounds inspired by Krazy Kat The images range from the late 1930s to the mid-1940s, invoking the feeling of being alone in a big, beautiful world These aren't busy backgrounds either -- so you won't distract your fellow Zoom participants.https://twitter.com/CartoonLibrary/status/1260601674663710721There[...]

The Boys The Seven Want In on Your Next Meeting with Zoom Backgrounds

The Boys, The Seven Want In on Your Next Meeting with Zoom Backgrounds

But being on home lockdown means your personal space also becomes your workspace, but that doesn't mean you still can't let your geek flag fly a little the next time you're about to jump into a Zoom meeting That's right, what follows are 12 Zoom backgrounds with more than enough choices available to put you[...]

From BBC Zoom to Marvel Comics #1000 &#8211 The Daily LITG 10th May 2020

From BBC Zoom to Marvel Comics #1000 – The Daily LITG 10th May 2020

With plenty of people still finding uses for those BBC Zoom backgrounds Welcome all, to the daily Lying In The Gutters a long-running run around the day before and the day ahead You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here.[caption id="attachment_1204100" align="aligncenter" width="600"] From BBC Zoom to Marvel Comics #1000 - The[...]

Latest DC Comics Zoom Backgrounds Feature Batman: The Animated Series

Latest DC Comics Zoom Backgrounds Feature Batman: The Animated Series

A lot of people can't get enough of the quirky zoom backgrounds for video conferences that have seemingly come out for every geek property in existence And hey, we're not judging You gotta take pleasure in what you can these days In any case, one of the biggest sources of virtual backgrounds is DC Comics,[...]

DC Direct Creates New Zoom Backgrounds Featuring Statues &#038 Figures

DC Direct Creates New Zoom Backgrounds Featuring Statues & Figures

DC Direct has jumped onto the Zoom backgrounds bandwagon The company has created a whole bunch of backgrounds featuring various figures and statue lines the company has released these last couple of years Batman Black and White collectors will be most interested in the statue one, as it can also work as a sort of[...]

DC Releases Wonder Woman 1984 Virtual Backgrounds for Zoom

DC Releases Wonder Woman 1984 Virtual Backgrounds for Zoom

DC has released another set of virtual backgrounds for Zoom video conferencing This time, the theme is Wonder Woman 1984, the upcoming sequel that was initially set for June release before the coronavirus pandemic forced it back to August But while we may not be able to watch Wonder Woman 1984 in theaters (and even[...]

The Walking Dead: Bring Daryl Carol and Michonne to Your Zoom Meeting

The Walking Dead: Bring Daryl, Carol and Michonne to Your Zoom Meeting

As promised, AMC's The Walking Dead is back with a second set of Zoom background images to help you personalize your work-at-home experience (and lower the "cabin fever" levels) Now, we all know that the Walking Dead universe does not exist on Rick (Andrew Lincoln) and Negan (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) alone so this round spreads[...]

The Walking Dead Zoom Backgrounds Bring Rick and Negan to Your Meeting

The Walking Dead Zoom Backgrounds Bring Rick and Negan to Your Meeting

Others will section off the room so that only work happens in certain areas while other areas are reserved specifically as personal zones: now work allowed.One innovation that's made the work-from-home transition a bit easier has been Zoom, which allows an office to meet on a regular basis and gives them the tools necessary to[...]

Star Wars Zoom Backgrounds Are Finally Here From The Whole Saga

Star Wars Zoom Backgrounds Are Finally Here From The Whole Saga

Star Wars Zoom backgrounds are now available to download Easily one of the most requested background drops to take place so far, if not the most requested There are eight total backgrounds to choose from right now, and they span the whole saga, really Star Wars fans can travel to Hoth, Bespin, Tataouine, the hallways[...]

Zoom Saul and Superman &#8211 The Daily LITG 14th April 2020

Zoom, Saul and Superman – The Daily LITG 14th April 2020

Right now that means, Zoom backgrounds, Better Caul Saul and Michael Davis' use of the Death Of Superman to illustrate the current comics situation, as well as news and rumour from what DC and Diamond are up to Welcome all, to the daily Lying In The Gutters a long-running run around the day before and[...]