ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

A Film about Conversion and Justice in the Old West

Updated on July 17, 2012

Fang was dead. Killed by the deadliest gang in the Old West, the Imperial Dragons. Now its up to Clyde to save the American people from destruction's path. Will he be able to rid this world of the dark dragons or will he also be swept away?

we clearly know what we're doing...
we clearly know what we're doing... | Source

Behold the recipient of the 1st Place prize at the University of Dallas 2012 Tower Film Festival!

We had a ton of fun shooting (pun intended) and editing this. We spent hundreds of dollars (stupid?) on costumes and props and general overhead; totally worth it!

Themes include Conversion and the Just Life from our UD Core Curriculum; we had to include the phrase "That's debatable" and keep it under 7 minutes. The books used were The Confessions by St. Augustine and Plato's Complete Works.

The main character, Clyde Gibson, undergoes a conversion and seeks to understand what it means to have a just life. Hilarity and serious philosophical contentions ensue.

No humans were harmed in the making of this film. Hope you enjoy our project! We certainly had fun making it!

NOTE: WE DO NOT OWN THE MUSIC! Credit goes to the following artists:
Armik
Alan Silvestri
Nobuo Uematsu
Pendulum

Written, Directed, and Edited by Dinh Nguyen

Co-Directed by Ricky Weigel

You wanna dance?
You wanna dance? | Source

What did you think??

See results

Comments

Submit a Comment

  • Angela Brummer profile image

    Angela Brummer 

    6 years ago from Lincoln, Nebraska

    What an undertaking. Great and voted up!

  • baronhertzog profile imageAUTHOR

    baronhertzog 

    6 years ago from Dallas, TX

    well thanks kathy! we certainly tried to cram it all into 7 minutes and soon we hope to put up the extended edition and yea im excited about hubpages! seems pretty awesome

  • KathyH profile image

    KathyH 

    6 years ago from Waukesha, Wisconsin

    Very interesting film you all did a great job making it! :) Welcome to HubPages! You'll find a great community of helpful writers here, I look forward to more of your hubs!

working

This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

Show Details
Necessary
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Features
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Statistics
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)