Birth Name: Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA
Born Feb. 17, 1981, Gordon-Levitt was raised in L.A.'s San Fernando Valley by liberal parents who had met while working at a local progressive radio station. His maternal grandfather, Michael Gordon, had studied acting in New York with Elia Kazan, and was a rising filmmaker whose career was cut short when he was blacklisted for being deemed a Communist by the House Un-American Activities Committee during the Red Scare of the 1950s. Evidence pointed to Gordon-Levitt having inherited his grandfather's acting gene when he hit the stage for the first time at age four. When asked by an agent in the audience if he might like to be in commercials, the youngster gave a resounding "yes." He quickly t... Continue Bio >>
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Attention everybody — I’m directing a new short film, come make it with me!
The film is called #inacity and it's inspired by the experience of walking through cities - cities all over the world. Through writing and video footage, I wanna capture intimate moments, beautiful textures and grand skylines. But, the only way to tell the story of global cities is to get the perspectives of the people who live in them. No matter where you live in the world, I want you to be a part of making this.
WATCH: <a href="http://bit.ly/1tndDJc" target="_blank">http://bit.ly/1tndDJc</a>
For this project, we’re collaborating w/ Samsung Camera & we'll be sending out new #NX1 cameras to 5 cinematographers to help make the short film.
WRITERS - Write some poetic thoughts about your unique experiences in your city - we’ll all be a part of writing this piece.
CINEMATOGRAPHERS: Shoot beautiful, cinematic shots of your city as you take a walk through it. Upload your footage to hitRECord by Thurs. 10/30 to be eligible for a #NX1.
CONTRIBUTE HERE: <a href="http://bit.ly/1tndDJc" target="_blank">http://bit.ly/1tndDJc</a>
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