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My Short Film (2005)

 -  Short | Comedy  -  19 April 2005 (USA)
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Ellen DeGeneres decides to make her own short film after reading the beginners manual "Making Your First Short Film". Unfortunately it won't turn out to be that easy. To begin with she has ... See full summary »

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Ellen DeGeneres decides to make her own short film after reading the beginners manual "Making Your First Short Film". Unfortunately it won't turn out to be that easy. To begin with she has difficulties to place the camera's position and set the lights correctly. The casting causes also some serious thinking. Written by kai81

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My life is about - writing my own script

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A short film funded by American Express for the 2005 Tribeca Film Short Film Festival, where the short had it's exclusive premiere, Afterwards, it was re-edited to become one of three different Ellen DeGeneres American Express commercials, and also released in it's entirety on mylifemycard.com, American Express' website. See more »

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