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Short Film Chemistry Premieres at SLFS Festival

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah—May, 10 2011—The Big Purple Tree Creative Studio today premiered it’s newest short film Chemistry at the Tower Theater. This short film premiered as part of the festival’s audience award competition for shorts. Director Jared Watkins and writer Constance Watkins attended the screening. The Tower Theater is one of the Sundance Film . . . → Read More: Short Film Chemistry Premieres at SLFS Festival

Gabardi and Son Infill Plane Video

Nearly a year ago, Matt Hodgson of Gabardi and Son Tool Works (http://www.gabardiandson.com) hired us to produce a ‘how to video’ for his business. In it, he explained the full process and finer details of crafting your own dovetail joints. The video has been exclusively available as a DVD, and as of this this week, it . . . → Read More: Gabardi and Son Infill Plane Video

Police Academy – Legal Training

Since we’re producing the entire series of Academy videos, why not show the legal training clip. We’re showing that police work is rooted in constitutional law. This one is short and sweet – promise.

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Police Academy Episode – Gearing Up

Here’s our latest production. The Police Recruits talk about gearing up and being welcomed to the academy by the chief himself.

You also can see the chief’s entire speech by following this link.

Thank you Ryan K. for finding the broken video links on this page!

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Police and Neighbors: A Night Out Against Crime

Our Latest video’s focus on fostering relationships between neighbors and police – in particular, among residents, fraternities and sororities, and police. We produced this clip for the SLCPD, and since it includes an interview with a Sigma Phi Epsilon member, this video has gained some broader national attention from the National SigEp Fraternity.

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Keelung Taiwan Salt Lake City Sister Cities

Here a little clip from 1 of the videos we produced recently. The video was shot on July 24, 2010 and features dignitaries from Salt Lake City and sister city Keelung, Taiwan. This short clip is hosted on the Salt Lake City Police’s Youtube channel. The Salt Lake City Police is 1 of our prestigious . . . → Read More: Keelung Taiwan Salt Lake City Sister Cities

3D Bubbles (shot entirely on iphone)

Grab your 3D specs, and check out or latest work – 3D Bubbles! Remember, you have to watch the video on youtube in order for the 3D to work. Just click on the YouTube icon.

This video was shot completely on iphone, and it’s starring Constance. You can check out her blog here. The . . . → Read More: 3D Bubbles (shot entirely on iphone)

“Smoker” – Official Trailer

This is the official trailer to the short film “Smoker”. It was an Official Selection at the RFH Film Festival in 2010.

Commercial – Concert Ad – Split Lid

Split Lid is a Rock/Metal/Alternative band on the rise. As part of their independent-label promotion, they had The Big Purple Tree make a promo ad for their next show on February 5, 2010. The concert in the video ad was shot during a performance at 5 Monkeys on January 8, 2010.  Split Lid has a . . . → Read More: Commercial – Concert Ad – Split Lid

Star Wars Uncut

Starwars Uncut is a fan recreation of Star Wars IV: A New Hope. The idea is to cut the original movie into 5 second sections, and allow film-maker fans to recreate the movie 15 seconds at a time. We jumped in and created 2 scenes for the project – scene 279 and scene 469. The . . . → Read More: Star Wars Uncut