TURBO FILM MANIFESTO
1. The first rule is that there are no rules
Turbo Films is where hustlers turn into filmmakers and vice versa.2. Make your weakness become your strength
In Turbo Films creative solutions are defined by necessity.3. Use what you have, it is more than enough.
Adapt your aesthetics and learn from the technology at your disposal.4. Shoot, Edit, shit and shoot again.
Turbo Films undue the efficient, linear logic of pre production/production/post production.5. Writing is a dreadful practice.
Turbo Films require no scripts, at least no proper ones; the story is a seed from which the movie will grow and adapt itself.6. Keep Your friends close, but keep your enemies closer
Night casting is a key element , eventually reality and fiction will merge into a disorientating experience that makes sense7. The location is half of the job: make sure you pick the right one.
Let the location act itself out. Let it scream and it will spit on your script .8. Play it yourself.
To give your cinematic monster a special kick, find or form a temporary local band, make them write, compose and play the soundtrack while you’re shooting.9. Readapt to survive.
Change format, movie length or even story accordingly to the context in which the screenings will take place.10. Fight back
Bring your scenes home, at all costs and by all means.