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I am writing about a new book I have co-created with my brother and a few friends. It’s called the Kindness Book. The Kindness Book was inspired by my late father Robert Acker Holt. It is dedicated to the small but profound acts of kindness he experienced during the holocaust, that stayed with him throughout his lifetime. Dad […]
We never did get to finish this film I started making with dad. But I do have this trailer and the memories in making it. In his childhood dad witnessed Vienna transform from a progressive and culturally rich world-city into an intolerant and dangerous pot of extremism. This transition, and the possibility of it happening […]
Here are a few frames from the FilmIsreal festival in Amsterdam. This festival bills itself as one of the few that screens films by both Isreali and Palestinian film-makers. filmisreal.com
Fantastic opportunity to speak about my work at TEDx Munich, Take a look!
Overview After committing the unfriendly model-number to memory, you’ll actually find the Olympus extremely user friendly and fun. I wanted to give it a try as a camera that was more than mobile but less than professional in terms of bulk. I wanted a camera I could use on the fly in multiple scenarios with minimum […]
Exciting times lie ahead in the world of on the fly video making. Facebook, Youtube and Twitter’s Periscope are all getting on the live streaming bandwagon. This opens up new territory regarding creative video production, formats and content. So what’s the best kit to use to film live with your mobile phone? There are a […]
Producertech makes online music tutorials with professional and renowned producers and artists. Check out this instagram version of the commercial I directed for them. https://www.instagram.com/p/BBpajExPBP1/?taken-by=producertech A video posted by @producertech on Feb 11, 2016 at 5:08am PST Dir. Stuart Acker Holt DoP. Adam Wakeling Style. Fairy Jones Prod. Alice Bartels If you like this follow […]
bye bye Berlin apartment, it’s been an action packed 3 years
Producertech asked me to direct a commercial advertising their high quality music tutorials. Here are some behind the scenes shots taken during the shoot in Berlin. All shots by the lovely Theresa Traubel, except (of course) of the two shots of Theresa Traubel herself and one shot of Fabian, taken by me.