Birth of a Luthier
Luthier: One who makes stringed musical instruments, as violins or guitars. (Merriam-Webster)
This is the story of two men who find friendship through building musical instruments.
Director: Thomas C. Webb
Year of Release: 2015
Running Time: 10:04
New England Connection: Thomas C. Webb is based out of Randolph, VT.
Director(s) Bio:: Born and raised in North Carolina, Thomas C. Webb received his first camera at the age of 10 and he was hooked ever since. He produced several short films in high friends with his close friends before heading to Appalachian State University in Boone, NC to study documentary filmmaking. After graduating from App. State, Thomas was accepted into the M.F.A Film and Television program at the Savannah College of Art and Design. His thesis film, "Canyonlands" received Best Editing, Best Directing and Best Cinematography at the SCAD End of Year Student Film Festival. After graduate school, Thomas wanted to explore the North East so he took a job teaching film so he could impart his knowledge to others. This also gave Thomas the opportunity to produce his own content where he was able to capture stories from unique individuals located in the North East.
Number of shooting days: 30
Camera Used: Canon 5D Mark ii
Editing software: Adobe Premiere
Financed by: Self-financed
For more information: ThomasCWebb.com