Some Helio PR on the radio. Thanks for the awesome interview, Janeane! Click here to listen.
Check out Writer/Director Teddy Cecil’s first radio interview for HELIO on the Unreal Radio Podcast! Click here to listen.
HELIO was awarded both the Audience Award and the Best Sci-Fi Short at Miami International Science Fiction Film Festival 2015! A big thank you to Troy, Edward, Eric, the festival judges and all the attendees who watched our film! It was an incredible weekend in Miami! #HelioTheFilm
Brett Miller, Teddy Cecil and Nick Cofino of Shadow Council Productions.
HELIO is finally complete! The Cast & Crew Screening is this Friday, November 21st, at Downtown Independent in Los Angeles, CA. The Producers would like to thank any and everyone involved in HELIO! We hope to see you at the screening!
The Downtown Independent is a theater and cinema located in the Little Tokyo area of Los Angeles, California. For more information, check out their website here.
Steadicam Op Dennis Noyes – of “Iron Man 3” and “Phantom” – discusses the challenges involved in crafting the high-paced, kinetic visual style of HELIO, as well as working with VFX-heavy compositions.
Art Director Bryan Decker takes us on a tour of HELIO’s Props and Set Design departments, discussing the creative process involved in building the dystopian, militaristic world of the film.
Gaffer Steve Lundgren of “The Amazing Race” and “Road to Nowhere” discusses his meticulous approach to lighting the futuristic city of HELIO.
Makeup Artist Elissa Prager of “The Sessions,” and “What We Do Is Secret,” shares some of the magic that went into sculpting the Hair, Makeup, and various Special Effects used on the production of HELIO.
Take a look behind the scenes at the HELIO Stunt Performance crew, headed by Stunt Coordinator Jesse Johnson, who’s work has been featured on “The Amazing Spider-Man 2,” “Lincoln,” “The Master,” and “Thor.
Costume Designer Elizabeth Van Dam — who recently worked as Production Designer on acclaimed films like “Detour” and “Electrick Children” — takes us through the highly inventive, post-apocalyptic wardrobe elements for HELIO.
Production Designer, Kurt Braun, takes us behind the scenes for an in-depth look into the creation of the neo-noir, underground world of HELIO.
Director of Photography, Byron Werner, who has shot a number of feature films and music videos, discusses the highlights and challenges of working on HELIO.
We are incredibly excited to have the talented Chris Wells on-board as our VFX Supervisor. Known for his work featured in numerous blockbuster films such as X-Men: The Last Stand, 300, The Incredible Hulk, Green Lantern, Looper, and most recently, Escape Plan, Chris has been a pioneer in the Visual Effects world for over 15 years.Continue Reading..