Stacked Deck

Daniel Mattei

Set in the 1920's, one man sets off into the Arizona desert in search of his lost brother. In the mountains he faces heat stroke, dehydration, and the question of God in the midst of struggle and death.

Behind the scenes of Stacked Deck

Filmed at Dreamy Draw Park in Phoenix, Arizona, Stacked Deck BTS takes you into the three day shoot with Daniel Mattei and Taylor Smythe. Discover their thought process for costume design, equipment (Nikon & Rode), a blood moon, and more. Then take a look at the post production process: editing on Premiere Pro CC, Noise Reduction on Adobe Audition, Color Correction on Adobe Speedgrade, and Music composition on GarageBand.

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