Tuesday, August 4

Tag: life

Uncaged Mindset
Directing, Film, Interview, News, podcast, Writing

Uncaged Mindset

Had the pleasure of being on my friend Charles Chudabala's new podcast the Uncaged Mindset. Had a great conversation about life, the reasons I left my job to follow my dreams - and current projects I have going on in 2020, while being quarantined during a global pandemic. https://youtu.be/_9qPmgl5nWE Michael Coulombe on the Uncaged Mindset And then after you finish this awesome podcast listen to Charles Chudabala on MY podcast Mimosas with Michael. https://youtu.be/F0LVN0m5t_c Charles Chudabala on Mimosas with Michael
Studio Institute Global
Film

Studio Institute Global

I was invited by my friend at Studio Institute Global to come in and teach script supervising to some students. They were having students from Saudi Arabia come in for a 5-week film course, as the Saudi government is looking to grow their film commission. I only taught for 3 days and I had two students - Aliaa and Ibrahim. They were amazing and very eager to learn. I know I gave them so much information in the short time I was there with them, but it felt good to help them understand the role of a script supervisor and how we work with each department in making the film! I am grateful to these two students but also grateful to the students as a whole. Their passion for filmmaking reminded of why I walked off my job 13 years ago to follow my passion. I am also thankful to Tobi and Ale...
Wayfarers Chapel
Art, News, Writing

Wayfarers Chapel

Today, in celebration of Earth Day, the Wayfarers Chapel in Palos Verdes had their second annual art show and poetry reading called 'Art by the Sea with Poetic Expression'. Yours truly was a feature poet invited to read. I haven't been an invited poet in over 15 years (if not more.) Attending today felt like coming out of retirement - and I am grateful for my friend Georgia Washington for asking me to be a part of the event. The weather today was a wonderful 72 degrees with a slight breeze as we saw Catalina Island hiding out in the distant haze. The waves crashed towards as we stood up over the high cliff. It was an amazing inspiring day and I was grateful to be a part of the festivities today! Also after the reading today I have decided to move forward and being writing my second book. I...