poster art for The Immigrant's
off-Broadway run was very stylized, but quite classy. The "fingerprint
man" in the artwork led to a great deal of conjecture and good natured
ribbing. This short film is Steven's explanation of the origin of
The original artwork design was by the Serino Coyne Inc. advertising agency. The film features Adam Heller as "the immigrant." The film was created using a Kodak EasyShare CX6330 digital still camera, Cheap-o-Scope (for conversion of the original QuickTime movie into Adobe Filmstrip format), Adobe Photoshop (for "compositing"), and Apple's iMovie. The score (which is excerpts from The Immigrant) was created in MakeMusic's Finale software.
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Don't be scared! It's only a movie!