Own the short film which our production entity Aurora-Lab is named after: Auroras - a very short story about love, separation, and having to say goodbye.
***This project constituted years of side work including over a year of rendering on a single computer. $1 is the minimum asking price, but you have the option to pay more which, if done, is greatly appreciated.
-Approximately 6 minutes runtime.
-Quicktime movie file formats in H264 compression.
-Full Resolution 1080p (1920x817) at 24 frames per second in 2:35 aspect ratio.
STEP BY STEP TO WATCH
1) On this page, enter an amount equal to or greater than $2 for the amount you're willing to pay in the greyed out “1+” box.
2) Click on the “I WANT THIS!” button.
3) You are then led to your payment info page.
4) Enter your email address into the field followed by payment info via credit card or Paypal. You can also give it as a gift here to another person’s email.
5) Click the “PAY” button.
6) You’ll then receive an e-mail confirmation from “Aurora-Lab” entitled “You got Auroras Download!” If you don't see a confirmation e-mail with the download link immediately after purchase, check your spam folder.
7) Click the button inside the email which says “View product.”
8) You are sent to a page to download the Quicktime file. It is intended to be downloaded to your hard drive and not streamed from the website. Once you’ve purchased, these files can always be re-downloaded later if you don’t want to store all of them on your end.
9) If you are having any technical problems purchasing or downloading the file, contact Niles at email@example.com and he will get back to you ASAP.
10) Recommended software for viewing once downloaded to your computer: Quicktime Player, Windows Media Player, or VLC Media Player.
Teaser Trailer - vimeo.com/81456841
Poster - http://tinyurl.com/mc247pa
Shot Breakdowns - vimeo.com/92427884
Pitch - kickstarter.com/projects/nilesheckman/auroras
IMDB - imdb.com/title/tt2766788/
Vimeo Channel - tinyurl.com/jwadlfe
Title: AURORAS - short film / concept test (2014)
Writer / Director: Niles Heckman
Occupant / Loved One: Jess Dela Merced
Executive Producers: Seayoon Jeong, Laide Agunbiade, Jackie Dela Merced
2nd Unit Director: Bastiaan Koch
Director of Photography: Niles Heckman
Editor: Jack Linemennosh
Original Score: Dan Haigh & Alex Westaway (GUNSHIP) with Audrey Riley - gunshipmusic.com/
Sound Design: Andrew Duncan
Launch Voice: Mana Nagae
Co-Producer: Sarah Cave
Associate Producers: Bruce Woodside, Brian Goodwin, Nate Pantumsinchai, Quanrico Gibson
Art Directors: Bastiaan Koch - bastiaankoch.com/, Marco Iozzi - siulong.it/
Gaffer: Marc-Antoine Serou
Visual Effects: AURORA-LAB / Marauder Film / Studio-G Productions
Animation Director: Rick Glenn
Matte Painters: Marco Iozzi, Dark Hoffman
Costume: Vanessa Mi-Kyung Lee
Makeup: Davee Troublefield
Benefactors: Mickael Coedel, Brad Heckman, Zack Chandler, Rick Glenn, Michael Laine, Chris Gluck, David Ogden, Eric Merrill, Albert Michael, Ken Chida, Maria Dela Merced, Laszlo Papp, Filip Uvalic
Consultants: Daisuke Nagae, Rick Glenn, Vernon Wilbert
Special Thanks: Daisuke Nagae, Matt Smith, Vernon Wilbert, Bumpin Shrimp, Ken Chida, Stephen Kuo, Tu Le, Todd Brown, Paul Chitescu, Carl Kaphan, Shelagh Rowan-Legg, Howard Darling, Kis-Szabó Márk, Stephen Price, Norman Burg, Sue Burg, Lynn Caffrey, Matt Keebler, Jason Cooper, Jeffery Lamar, Ned Wilson, Maxamillian John, Ryan Geist Bozajian, Nick Nicotera, Nick Dawkins, Chris Kunferman, Shirley Dawkins, Ken Jones, Nick Epstein, Ruth Mersmann, Phillip Hua, Michael Bell, Paula Poulten, Dan Kenyon, Jonathan Harman, Jamee Houk, Allison Powell, Stephan Vladimir Bugaj, Grzegorz Jonkajtys, Ted Semon, Aleksandar Belovski, Anne Hamilton, Lukasz Przyborowski, Pascal Fuerst, Anthony Miller, Jack Bond, Marie Davis, Bryan Roach, Dave Alsybury, Margret Soden, Larry Soden, James M Nichols, Giles Rafol, Peter Sidoriak, Haarm-Pieter Duiker, Shell Graves, Jeff Heusser, Gregory G. Geiger, Tricia Ennis, Charles M Kersey, Foli Ayivoh, Tihomir Mateev, Filip Uvalic, Milene Tilghman, Leo Zhang, Freesound.org
Copywrite 2014 AURORA-LAB, All Rights Reserved
Budget: Approximately $12,000