Author Archives: Victoria M. Johnson

About Victoria M. Johnson

I am a published author and filmmaker. Mi Casa Su Casa Productions launched in 2007 as part of the 48 Hour Film Project. As with all my writing, Mi Casa Su Casa Productions will focus on short films that entertain, enlighten and surprise viewers.

Lessons Learned From Face Off Part VIII

Producer Brian Grazer joined the show as a guest judge, immediately ratcheting up the stakes. Every contestant looked intense and hungry, but none more so than this week’s winner.  The judges commented that they loved seeing the fight in this … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned From Face Off Part VII

Okay, my favorite purple-haired contestant won the privilege to return to the show!!  She, along with five other eliminated contestants, was allowed to compete in a Day of the Dead challenge. (I love Day of the Day skeletons)!  I wonder … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned From Face Off Part VI

I think I’m still bummed about one of my favorites being let go in episode 4.  There were still some lessons to be learned, though not as many new points that haven’t been covered previously.  Here’s the best insight of … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned From Face Off Part V

When you’re in a situation where experts are offering you advice, the best thing to do is LISTEN!! How often will a special effects makeup artist or filmmaker have an Academy Award-winning judge look at their work and offer feedback? … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned From Face Off Part IV

This was a painful episode to watch because one of my favorite contestants was eliminated.  She had enormous talent, was highly imaginative, and showed so much potential to be in the final face-off; yet at the end of the day, … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned From Face Off Part III

Follow along as multi-talented make-up artists create on-the-spot sci-fi creatures for us to marvel at.  Even if you’re not a science fiction fan or a wannabe make-up artist, if you’re a creative type at all— writer, screenwriter, producer, director, or … Continue reading

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