Join us for a new episode of Admit One where we bring you private screenings with independent female filmmakers and their fans. In this episode, we cinematographer/drone operator, Andria Chamberlin, and host director/star, Tonya Kay, for a private screening of The Ascension of Ava Delaine, director's commentary and Q&A with filmmakers after.
Shot entirely on drone in a single take, The Ascension of Ava Deliane, was called a pioneer in technical filmmaking by MovieWeb, a ridiculously difficult single-take filming by drone by SolidSmack and was spotlighted in Forbes. The 5 min short garnered massive merit at festivals including the grand prize at the AT&T SHAPE Film Awards at Warner Bros.
Learn how the concept was birthed, how the technical drone / single-take challenges were tackled, what it was like as the actress tasked with making four real-time quick-changes while running up four flights of stairs and the approach of the producer with distribution and film festivals, ultimately resulting in a win at the AT&T SHAPE Film Festival at Warner Bros Studios with notable award funding for this single-take short.
The Ascension of Ava Delaine on IMDb
The Ascension of Ava Delaine on Amazon Prime
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