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Knucklebones: Behind The Scenes with Writer and Filmmaker Mitch Wilson (Part 1)

 

 

Behind The Scenes with Writer and Filmmaker Mitch Wilson (Part 1) He’s a native Texan and gamer that went off to LA and sold his first script a month later! He has written and sold quite a few scripts, some got made, some didn’t but you may recognize some of his work, like Wheelmen on Netflix.

 

Why Mitch transitioned to filmmaking (still writing!) and which Academy Award winning special effects artist made it possible for him to make Knucklebones?! He is responsible for the practical effects in such screen gems as Chopping Mall and Beetlejuice! We talk about the movies inspired him to make Knucklebones? Will there be a sequel and what’s coming up next?!

 

Plus all the amazing people who helped him put it all together. And now he’s back with Blu Ray release that includes all the good cuts that he originally wanted in but were left out of the streaming version. Expect more gore and faster pacing!

 

Film/Series Mentioned: Chopping Mall, Beetlejuice, Jumanji, Wheelmen, For We Are Many, Silence of the Lambs


You can find Mitch Wilson on Instagram @knucklebonesmovie. Twitter @knucklebonez and get the director’s cut blu ray here ➡️ knucklebones.org.

You can find Carlos Ibarra on IG @jekyl6669, Chris Thompson on IG @theauthor__and me, Kimberly at macabreish.com and IG @macabre_ish. https://linktr.ee/macabre_ish

As always, support the arts and watch movies! 

 



Knucklebones: Filmmaker & Writer Mitch Wilson. Moving to LA, Deal with Netflix and in a movie with Edward Furlong (Part 2)

He’s a native Texan that went off to LA and sold his first script a month later! He has written and sold quite a few scripts, some got made, some didn’t but you may recognize some of his work, like Wheelmen on Netflix.

Mitch shares some movie making mishaps, how he funded Knucklebones and why indie film crews are so great! He also gives some tips for new filmmakers, plus what else he had going on. He explains why films are so different from streaming platforms to physical medium? As well as why a director may have no idea what the final cut may look like?

We also talk about that one time he acted in a movie and it had Edward Furlong in it! Who sponsored the movie (Knucklebones) and which youtuber happened to be in it?

 

Look for his Blu Ray release that includes all the good cuts that he originally wanted in but were left out of the streaming version. Expect more gore and faster pacing!

You can find Mitch Wilson on Instagram @knucklebonesmovie. Twitter @knucklebonez and get the director’s cut blu ray here ➡️ knucklebones.org.

You can find Carlos Ibarra on IG @jekyl6669, Chris Thompson on IG @theauthor__ and me, Kimberly at macabreish.com and IG @macabre_ish. https://linktr.ee/macabre_ish

As always, support the arts and watch movies!

 

Note: Film/Series Mentioned: Chopping Mall, Beetlejuice, Boggy Creek, The Final, Jimmy & Judy

Note: ADR - Automated dialogue replacement (ADR) is the process of re-recording dialogue by the original actor (or a replacement actor) after the filming process to improve audio quality or make changes to the originally scripted dialog. (Dubbing) DP - Director of photography or cinematographer (sometimes shortened to DP or DOP) is the chief over the camera and light crews working on a film, television production or other live action piece and is responsible for making artistic and technical decisions related to the image.

 

 

 

 

Knucklebones: Director Mitch Wilson. Why Make A Director’s Cut & Movie Rights. (Part 3)

 

Part 3 He’s a native Texan and gamer that went off to LA and sold his first script a month later! He has written and sold quite a few scripts, some got made, some didn’t but you may recognize some of his work, like Wheelmen on Netflix.

 

Mitch almost got a horror icon on his film but illness got in the way and we talk about his all time favorite franchises and that he’d love to do a remake of one of them, plus his dream choices for leading man and lady in a feature. There’s also talk of a potential mashup between Knucklebones and another slasher that was released around the same time. Mitch gives some tips for new filmmakers, plus what else he had going on.

 

He explains why films are so different from streaming platforms to physical medium? The changing landscape of horror and viewers changing habits, especially during the pandemic. As well as why a director may have no idea what the final cut may look like?

 

We also talk about that one time he acted in a movie and it had Edward Furlong in it! Who sponsored the movie (Knucklebones) and which youtuber happened to be in it? He talks about his FX team and what an asset many indie actors are because of the many hats they wear and why he works with many of the same people, such as Todd Jenkins and Tom Zembrod.

 

There are so many more exciting projects to come! Look for his Blu Ray release that includes all the good cuts that he originally wanted in but were left out of the streaming version. Expect more gore and faster pacing and don’t forget to watch the extras!

 

You can find Mitch Wilson on Instagram @knucklebonesmovie. Twitter @knucklebonez and get the director’s cut blu ray here ➡️ knucklebones.org.

You can find Carlos Ibarra on IG @jekyl6669, Chris Thompson on IG @theauthor__ and me, Kimberly at macabreish.com and IG and Tiktok @macabre_ish. https://linktr.ee/macabre_ish

As always, support the arts and watch movies!