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Mista Teas
From: Christchurch
Since: Apr 2011
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The_Llama's Reviewers' Pyramid Scheme, 2015

In 2014, The_Llama from the team "The Lingering Llamas" initiated a pyramid scheme for reviewing. The idea was to get a boost in reviews for everyone. (it more than doubled mine last year).

In his own words, here how it worked:

"I will review every film posted in this thread, on the condition that anyone posting their film takes the time to review each of the others shared here."

It started a bit later on last year, but now that the screening room is active and with most City finals pending, it's timely to keep some momentum going.

So post your film and remember your commitment once you do: you'll review every other film that gets posted here. To be clear, that's every film posted before and every film posted after you join the scheme.

So, I'll kick it off...

"Pass Card" by Everything Sticks

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AJ
From: Christchurch
Since: May 2011
Posts: 397

I WILL REVIEW EVERYTHING POSTED.

Maybe. In bed sick today so I have a lot of spare time.

Christchurch City Manager 2018-2019 | My Favourite 48Hour Films | The 48Hours Podcast

Les Cousins Dangereux
2017 Not Again (Alien)
Christchurch Runner-Up | National Finalist (Peter Jackson Wildcard)
2016 A Time and a Place (Time Travel) ( Behind the Scenes Video)
NA
2015 #apocalypse2k15 (The Last Person on Earth) ( Behind the Scenes Video)
Christchurch City Finalist/Best Art Direction
2014 Something New (RomCom)
Christchurch Runner-Up/Best Use of Line/Best Script/Best Original Song/Best Editing | National Best Use of Prop
2013 Bourbon Legends (Crime)
NA
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AJ
From: Christchurch
Since: May 2011
Posts: 397

in reply to AJ:

It's okay everyone, I'm still sick today, thank God.

Christchurch City Manager 2018-2019 | My Favourite 48Hour Films | The 48Hours Podcast

Les Cousins Dangereux
2017 Not Again (Alien)
Christchurch Runner-Up | National Finalist (Peter Jackson Wildcard)
2016 A Time and a Place (Time Travel) ( Behind the Scenes Video)
NA
2015 #apocalypse2k15 (The Last Person on Earth) ( Behind the Scenes Video)
Christchurch City Finalist/Best Art Direction
2014 Something New (RomCom)
Christchurch Runner-Up/Best Use of Line/Best Script/Best Original Song/Best Editing | National Best Use of Prop
2013 Bourbon Legends (Crime)
NA
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Section59
From: Wlg/Chc
Since: Apr 2011
Posts: 96

Reviewed. Awesome movie.

Here are our two - reviews will be much appreciated:

s59 (Intelligent Design) - In bread, love
s59 (Random Acts) - Stealing Thoughts

Section59 Films
www.Section59.co.nz

2007 - Death Nurse (Grindhouse)
2008 - The Orphan and the Inn (Fairy Tale)
2009 - Larger Than Life (Realtime)
2010 - We took a holiday :)
2011 - Crime of the Centuries (Crime)
2012 - Pronoia (Crime) - Christchurch team: Intelligent Design
2012 - S.H.A.R.P. (Superhero) - Wellington team: Random Acts
2013 - Breath of the Gods (Techno Thriller) - Christchurch team: Intelligent Design
2013 - Scooter Girl (Obsessive Relationship) - Wellington team: Random Acts
2014 - Repute (Film Within A Film) - Christchurch team: Intelligent Design
2014 - The Talented Mr Chancey (Mistaken Identity) - Wellington team: Random Acts
2015 - In Bread, Love. (Romantic Comedy) - Christchurch team: Intelligent Design
2015 - Stealing Thoughts (Other Dimension) - Wellington team: Random Acts
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Mista Teas
From: Christchurch
Since: Apr 2011
Posts: 529

in reply to Section59:

Done and done. I really love how you guys have these two branches of Section59 running each year. Great stuff!

SCREENING NOW: End - Real Time; CHCH25s
REVISIT: The Stile - Star-crossed Lovers; ULTRA48; CHCH25s

Everything Sticks since 2008
48Hr Films 2008-2019 48Sec Films 2008-2016

Mista Teas (Stu Gilpin) NATIONAL WINNER "Best/Most Prolific Reviewer" 2011 REVIEWS ARCHIVE
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steelpotato
From: wellington
Since: Apr 2011
Posts: 329

1 star for Readers' Wives Alex Jones? Geeze mate...

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AJ
From: Christchurch
Since: May 2011
Posts: 397

in reply to steelpotato:

How many stars would you rate my reviewing skills?

Christchurch City Manager 2018-2019 | My Favourite 48Hour Films | The 48Hours Podcast

Les Cousins Dangereux
2017 Not Again (Alien)
Christchurch Runner-Up | National Finalist (Peter Jackson Wildcard)
2016 A Time and a Place (Time Travel) ( Behind the Scenes Video)
NA
2015 #apocalypse2k15 (The Last Person on Earth) ( Behind the Scenes Video)
Christchurch City Finalist/Best Art Direction
2014 Something New (RomCom)
Christchurch Runner-Up/Best Use of Line/Best Script/Best Original Song/Best Editing | National Best Use of Prop
2013 Bourbon Legends (Crime)
NA
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steelpotato
From: wellington
Since: Apr 2011
Posts: 329

Your trolling gets a 2/5. The reviewing is a lot better

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steelpotato
From: wellington
Since: Apr 2011
Posts: 329

(Kenny Smith would probably love that you hated his film to be honest) :)

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AJ
From: Christchurch
Since: May 2011
Posts: 397

in reply to steelpotato:

Hate's a strong word! I wouldn't say I hated it. I love all the films equally!

Christchurch City Manager 2018-2019 | My Favourite 48Hour Films | The 48Hours Podcast

Les Cousins Dangereux
2017 Not Again (Alien)
Christchurch Runner-Up | National Finalist (Peter Jackson Wildcard)
2016 A Time and a Place (Time Travel) ( Behind the Scenes Video)
NA
2015 #apocalypse2k15 (The Last Person on Earth) ( Behind the Scenes Video)
Christchurch City Finalist/Best Art Direction
2014 Something New (RomCom)
Christchurch Runner-Up/Best Use of Line/Best Script/Best Original Song/Best Editing | National Best Use of Prop
2013 Bourbon Legends (Crime)
NA
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Section59
From: Wlg/Chc
Since: Apr 2011
Posts: 96

I really love how you guys have these two branches of Section59 running each year

Thank you. We have our own mini-48 Hr competition running, so no matter what at least one of us wins second prize :)

Section59 Films
www.Section59.co.nz

2007 - Death Nurse (Grindhouse)
2008 - The Orphan and the Inn (Fairy Tale)
2009 - Larger Than Life (Realtime)
2010 - We took a holiday :)
2011 - Crime of the Centuries (Crime)
2012 - Pronoia (Crime) - Christchurch team: Intelligent Design
2012 - S.H.A.R.P. (Superhero) - Wellington team: Random Acts
2013 - Breath of the Gods (Techno Thriller) - Christchurch team: Intelligent Design
2013 - Scooter Girl (Obsessive Relationship) - Wellington team: Random Acts
2014 - Repute (Film Within A Film) - Christchurch team: Intelligent Design
2014 - The Talented Mr Chancey (Mistaken Identity) - Wellington team: Random Acts
2015 - In Bread, Love. (Romantic Comedy) - Christchurch team: Intelligent Design
2015 - Stealing Thoughts (Other Dimension) - Wellington team: Random Acts
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Mista Teas
From: Christchurch
Since: Apr 2011
Posts: 529

in reply to Section59:

so no matter what at least one of us wins second prize :

Ha, ha!

Thanks for the review of "Pass Card" too and to answer your question; there was no real debate about the comb, someone volunteered it. Can't recall where the hair came from though.

I wanted more made of of this whole sequence, more of a struggle for him to get the gum out, more issues for him in the bathroom in general. I also wanted the film to be called "Stuck" but somewhere during the weekend things evolved differently.

SCREENING NOW: End - Real Time; CHCH25s
REVISIT: The Stile - Star-crossed Lovers; ULTRA48; CHCH25s

Everything Sticks since 2008
48Hr Films 2008-2019 48Sec Films 2008-2016

Mista Teas (Stu Gilpin) NATIONAL WINNER "Best/Most Prolific Reviewer" 2011 REVIEWS ARCHIVE
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dramamike
From: Wellington
Since: Apr 2011
Posts: 1356

Mine is finally online:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C3UtN1s6aVI

2019 Depart'ners Buddy
2018 Thanks to the Academy Heist Ultra
2017 Forelsket Nutbar Films Buddy Sacrifice
2016 Con Troll Alt Delete Nutbar Films Horror Fan Favourite. City Finalist for Make-Up
2015 Hide and Seek Nutbar Films Mystery
2014 Confessions Nutbar, with a taste of Nimlin Film, within a film
2013 Made Maid Nutbar Films City Finalist for POV Shot Robot/Cyborg/Android
2012 I Still Dream in Colour Nutbar Films Action
2011 Raptured Golden Carrot Films Mystery
2010 Fraternal Fabrication Golden Carrot Films Twin
2009 I love you this much Golden Carrot Films Romance
2008 Luke Walker and the Golden Carrot William Shatner's Pants Animal
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Mista Teas
From: Christchurch
Since: Apr 2011
Posts: 529

in reply to dramamike:

Sweet. Leaves you with three films to review at the moment :)

SCREENING NOW: End - Real Time; CHCH25s
REVISIT: The Stile - Star-crossed Lovers; ULTRA48; CHCH25s

Everything Sticks since 2008
48Hr Films 2008-2019 48Sec Films 2008-2016

Mista Teas (Stu Gilpin) NATIONAL WINNER "Best/Most Prolific Reviewer" 2011 REVIEWS ARCHIVE
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AJ
From: Christchurch
Since: May 2011
Posts: 397

Slow down everyone! I can't review all your films at once!

Just kidding.

So quiet this year :(

Christchurch City Manager 2018-2019 | My Favourite 48Hour Films | The 48Hours Podcast

Les Cousins Dangereux
2017 Not Again (Alien)
Christchurch Runner-Up | National Finalist (Peter Jackson Wildcard)
2016 A Time and a Place (Time Travel) ( Behind the Scenes Video)
NA
2015 #apocalypse2k15 (The Last Person on Earth) ( Behind the Scenes Video)
Christchurch City Finalist/Best Art Direction
2014 Something New (RomCom)
Christchurch Runner-Up/Best Use of Line/Best Script/Best Original Song/Best Editing | National Best Use of Prop
2013 Bourbon Legends (Crime)
NA
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Rastinha
Since: Mar 2014
Posts: 99

Hi, I am keen to be involved in this pyramid scheme! Thought I'd add a bit of Taranaki to the mix :)

We are a 2 person team of completely-unseasoned-not-professionals, lol, so any constructive feedback greatly appreciated. Will review the others ASAP :)

http://www.48hours.co.nz/screening-room/2015/taranaki/us-but-mainly-you/

Review link is in the comments at the bottom of the page :)

Hannah

2019: "DopeMonkey Live" - Gross-out Comedy - Pastafarian Productions (Solo/ULTRA)
2018: "Heist School Musical" - Heist Movie - Pastafarian Productions (Regional Best Door Slam)
2017: "ESP" - Alien Movie - Pastafarian Productions (Regional Finalist)
2016: "The War on Error" - Cat & Mouse - Pastafarian Productions (Regional Finalist)
2015: "Us... But Mainly You" - Black Comedy - Pastafarian Productions (Regional Finalist)
2014: "Sphere" - Horror - Pastafarian Productions (Regional Finalist)
2009-2013: MIA
2008: "I Adore" - Drama - Conspiracion de las Palomitas
2007: "The Hazel Princess" - Fairytale - Conspiracion de las Palomitas
2006: "All Ur <3 R Belong 2 Me" - Romance - Popcorn Conspiracy
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Mista Teas
From: Christchurch
Since: Apr 2011
Posts: 529

in reply to Rastinha:

Hi, I am keen to be involved in this pyramid scheme!

Welcome!

Current number of reviews you need to complete: 4

Links are above.

Enjoy!

SCREENING NOW: End - Real Time; CHCH25s
REVISIT: The Stile - Star-crossed Lovers; ULTRA48; CHCH25s

Everything Sticks since 2008
48Hr Films 2008-2019 48Sec Films 2008-2016

Mista Teas (Stu Gilpin) NATIONAL WINNER "Best/Most Prolific Reviewer" 2011 REVIEWS ARCHIVE
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Mista Teas
From: Christchurch
Since: Apr 2011
Posts: 529

in reply to dramamike:

And now it's four.

Don't force me to send Captain Woodrow .F Call after you.

SCREENING NOW: End - Real Time; CHCH25s
REVISIT: The Stile - Star-crossed Lovers; ULTRA48; CHCH25s

Everything Sticks since 2008
48Hr Films 2008-2019 48Sec Films 2008-2016

Mista Teas (Stu Gilpin) NATIONAL WINNER "Best/Most Prolific Reviewer" 2011 REVIEWS ARCHIVE
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dramamike
From: Wellington
Since: Apr 2011
Posts: 1356

in reply to Mista Teas:

Sorry Mista Teas.
They will be done by Monday

2019 Depart'ners Buddy
2018 Thanks to the Academy Heist Ultra
2017 Forelsket Nutbar Films Buddy Sacrifice
2016 Con Troll Alt Delete Nutbar Films Horror Fan Favourite. City Finalist for Make-Up
2015 Hide and Seek Nutbar Films Mystery
2014 Confessions Nutbar, with a taste of Nimlin Film, within a film
2013 Made Maid Nutbar Films City Finalist for POV Shot Robot/Cyborg/Android
2012 I Still Dream in Colour Nutbar Films Action
2011 Raptured Golden Carrot Films Mystery
2010 Fraternal Fabrication Golden Carrot Films Twin
2009 I love you this much Golden Carrot Films Romance
2008 Luke Walker and the Golden Carrot William Shatner's Pants Animal
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Mista Teas
From: Christchurch
Since: Apr 2011
Posts: 529

in reply to dramamike:

Sorry Mista Teas.
They will be done by Monday

Oh hush...I know you can be relied upon.

I should be working and not spending time here in any case.

SCREENING NOW: End - Real Time; CHCH25s
REVISIT: The Stile - Star-crossed Lovers; ULTRA48; CHCH25s

Everything Sticks since 2008
48Hr Films 2008-2019 48Sec Films 2008-2016

Mista Teas (Stu Gilpin) NATIONAL WINNER "Best/Most Prolific Reviewer" 2011 REVIEWS ARCHIVE
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dramamike
From: Wellington
Since: Apr 2011
Posts: 1356

in reply to Mista Teas:

Done

2019 Depart'ners Buddy
2018 Thanks to the Academy Heist Ultra
2017 Forelsket Nutbar Films Buddy Sacrifice
2016 Con Troll Alt Delete Nutbar Films Horror Fan Favourite. City Finalist for Make-Up
2015 Hide and Seek Nutbar Films Mystery
2014 Confessions Nutbar, with a taste of Nimlin Film, within a film
2013 Made Maid Nutbar Films City Finalist for POV Shot Robot/Cyborg/Android
2012 I Still Dream in Colour Nutbar Films Action
2011 Raptured Golden Carrot Films Mystery
2010 Fraternal Fabrication Golden Carrot Films Twin
2009 I love you this much Golden Carrot Films Romance
2008 Luke Walker and the Golden Carrot William Shatner's Pants Animal
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