Film & Video Portfolio of Ryan Fischer

Tattoo Hugh (Teaser)
Tattoo Hugh (Teaser)

A documentary about Hugh Clark, one of the first tattoo artists in the Carolinas, and the history of tattooing in the region.

Dance Demo
Dance Demo

Camera test in preparation for a dance showcase.

Good Will Hrunting
Good Will Hrunting

Final project for a COMM studies advanced class at UNC-CH: A scene from Good Will Hunting (which we called "Hrunting" because we liked swords). I operated the camera (a 16mm Bolex).

A Conversation
A Conversation

After a portrait, we did a scene as a warm-up for something bigger to come, and experimenting with lighting. For how minimalist this one is, I'm pretty happy with how it's held up. This was part of a longer piece as of yet unmade.

Chase
Chase

One of our first assignments for intermediate COMM class was to construct a Chase sequence. Following not the letter but the spirit, I did this pseudo-stop-animation thing, which at least amused myself greatly.

Under the Hood: Red's Story
Under the Hood: Red's Story

Beginning COMM class at UNC-CH. Assignment: adaptation. I have no idea how we came to twist this fractured fairy tale as we did, but it was a blast. Silly, sure, but we were proud of it.