All Saying Goodbye All the photos from Saying Goodbye. Dolly assembly Building the dolly supports GODZILLA! I said sayinggoodbyemovie.com It's sayinggoodbyemovie.com Cat's eye view Michael and Edith One more twist Almost done Smile! A laughing matter Y-M-C-A Taking a closer look Crochet anyone? Loading a battery Camera team Contemplating camera Light assembly Gel those lights Ohhh, a walkie-talkie If all else fails... Like my rings? Whatcha thinkin' Jimmy? Hair today I could give you antlers Checking out the lighting ... and this is the "record" button ...and this is the zoom button. Building the camera Wall spreader thingies Surprise! Behind the scenes Corey stands tall 2nd and 2nd 2nd Deep thoughts, by Les Stringer Thumbs up! Guess I should read the script I promise, I've read it before I can't believe it either Mary Elizabeth Cobb Mary Elizabeth Cobb Brian and Edith Cute Kitty Kelly has a cat May I have your autograph? Balcony rehearsal, take #2 Balcony rehearsal EP and DP Director and his AD Table read Les and Fitz Trident Tech Guys "Saying Goodbye" bouncers Chad and Jordan arrive The A-Team At the movies Meet Dave Insley Daddy and me Let's get this party started Pretty colors Pep talk Call sheets Will and Zoe BBQ meet and greet #2 The first call sheet BBQ meet and greet #1 Gone fishing... I caught a big one! Mmmm coffee I think I need a bigger light AD Pow-wow HPX-2000 Then there was light Making sure it fits just right What's next? It's called art... directing Walkie Adjustment Cliff and Edith share a moment A moment between friends Scene Rehearsal Amanda gets help from April Kasey, Michelle and Brandon Brian and Rebecca Soaking in the knowledge Cliff and Edith A collaborative process Getting into character The sign says "SHOOT" Pay no attention to the camera Edith Ivey Hand held camera contraption Take my hand Edith and April Sitting down for an interview with local news Are you ready for your close up? Learning how to work the equipment A moment of rest Death cat.....literally Look Dave, a kitty Dave Insley looking....happy? Michael selling it for the camera Mary Elizabeth points Will in the right direction Keep the tears flowing Crying on cue ...and cut! Prepping for an emotional scene What's up doc? Michael and Lamar.....what's so interesting guys? Hangin' with the kitty Production design by Will Setting the office Through the window Cat's eye view... kind of What's he looking at? Looks good Sitting In Michelle and Edith Les thinking hard Makeup time for Edith Ivey Rehearsing the scene Alma come to life Master of the camera Quick note, take 2 Watch the boom Quick note Kitty, Kitty Hey, pay attention! What else does it need? Ready for action USC students ready for action Hurry, this camera is heavy Keeping a straight face Stand-ins Agape residents We need a doctor, stat! Light adjustment I did it! Ryan and Thaddeus Like my sticker? The mystery clapper Thumbs up for this blanket All smiles Take 5 Quick hem adjustment More blush Hold still Don't blink Checking the script Nobody puts baby in a corner It's so hard to say goodbye Stay Kitty Ah! I'm allergic to cats! A purrfect scene Cliff and Dave Lamar, Dave, Mary Elizabeth The Rish Family Is she still breathing? Move that oxygen machine Rehearsal time The Death Cat Stay away from the light Rebecca! Lower Lou Kaplan Scat cat! Just relax There he is! Oh no! Where's Gabriel? Hold up! Setting up sound Where's my Diet Coke? Sharrin and Rebecca Nurse x2 Mary Elizabeth and Laura Even the badges are real Ta dah! Nurses' Station Slate! I thought I taw a putty cat Bubba teeth! Lamar with the dolly Wade carries flags Cheese! Hi, may I help you? Where's Dave? Quiet contemplation Matt, Sherard, Cliff and Michael Monitor's up Don't worry, Michael's fine Setting it all up Lights, Piano, action Warming up The piano man Film Commission on set! Tickling the ivories Setting up the flag Rebecca and Mary Elizabeth Final touch-up, take 2 Final touch-up Study those storyboards Agape Senior cafeteria Peek-a-boo Just smile Mind if I sit here? What hams! Getting flirty with Dr. Stroud Standing by Agape Senior residents Talent show rehearsal Amanda slates Talent Show marker Practice makes perfect Talent show stars Costumes designed All dressed up Three's company The gang's all here! Ready for poker Time out for cards Queen of parrots Preston in action Shine some light on the subject Know when to hold 'em Luuuunge Solitaire ...then I take all of your money. All in More sound Shirtless Seniors Shuffle up and deal, Take 3 Shuffle up and deal, Take 2 Poker Scene slate Shuffle up and deal, Take 1 Corey Shaun takes a break These call sheets are riveting Edith and Cliff Sherard, Edith and Cliff Edith, April and Rebecca Ashley and Edith Edith and Amanda Lying down on the job Garden Scene, Take 3 Garden Scene, Take 2 Garden Scene, Take 1 Kill the air conditioners Two thumbs up Ready to Roll A rose by any other name... Flowers in Fall Garden Scene, bird's eye view #6 Garden Scene, bird's eye view #5 Garden Scene, bird's eye view #4 Garden Scene, bird's eye view #3 Garden Scene, bird's eye view #2 Wade tells it like it is Garden Scene, bird's eye view #1 Everyone's a stand-in Dolly track Smile! Ready to roll Final checks Lamar on Camera E-L-L-I-O-T Behind the camera Dave sets it up The crew looks on Picture perfect Setting up the shot It takes a village Pictures up! Crowded room Sound stands in Don't adjust your computer monitor Camera in the hall Wade and Rebecca Camera set Crowded hallway Dave's set Lamar's set A little to the left? Checking focus All smiles Again with the black and white Smile Brandon Michael, Amanda and Jimmy Establishing shot Amanda takes over Dramatic Pause Kitties! Camera on the balcony Mic check Director Directing All logged out Agapé residents ROCK! Take note Grandpa! ...never work with kids Got 'cha Ready to Roll Looking on Last minute tips Composing the shot It's all about the hair Never work with animals or... MARTINI SHOT! Students take over, take 2 Amanda takes the helm Jordan takes charge Waiting for action Fred gets the shot Students take over Just a small twist here... Sucker! The Springs Family Rasing Cliff was a hoot Role Reversal Corey lines up a shot Pool sharks Center of attention Party of 4 Gaffer and Grip Thumbs up for Pizza Meet my fiancé Can't stop teaching Playin' pool Mathew and Ryan take a break Doesn't look a day over 80 Grilling out on the porch IMG_5235 IMG_5230 IMG_5225 IMG_5221 IMG_5219 IMG_5217 IMG_5210 IMG_5208 IMG_5205 The real McCoy Dude, our movie's playing in a REAL theater! That's right, a REAL theater! Sign of the times Cheese! Aren't we cool? Smile for the camera A death predicting cat? That's terrifying! Aww, he's cute See, it's the BIG SCREEN Pink polka dot skirt The Rishlings Outside the theater Jocelyn's #1! Meet the Parents The Rishlings + Mom And we hope they did It's important to have a snack The line for "Saying Goodbye" wrapped around the building Market price Silly kitty Pass the butter Lookin' cool at the beach Salty kisses Sexy slow-mo beach run? Pop a squat Artsy Cats love water, right? Thank you SC Film Commission! Soakin' up some sun Gotta wear shades Beach bum Enjoying the view Move over, David Hasselhoff Lifeguards are sexy Uh oh! Oh no! Size doesn't matter Awards time Bravo! You like us, you really like us As Charlie Sheen would say... Winning! Look, Ma! A trophy! Our Awards Yum! It's all mine! Ta-da! Glamorous people in front of a gorgeous theater Chillin' in Chucktown Walking the Red Carpet Smile for the camera Aren't we cool? Let's get this show on the road! Nine lives and dressed to the nines We finally made it inside Dapper or snazzy? Is he real? Chatting as we wait Neighborhood Gossip Catching up How many people can you stuff into a small lobby? Progress! Support from all sides Cheese! Cheesetastic! Make sure to get the shoes The Rish Fam Proud parents Mom and her Rishlings Friendly Support It's finally here! Writing Buddies Isn't he handsome? No stranger to cameras Two of our stars Winner of the longest drive award At least he's wearing clothes Blackbaud represents We need a brush, stat! Settling in Trying to find a seat Getting full Full House The big screen You've got questions? We've got answers. No need to be nervous You, in the funny looking hat Well, umm, you see... The best movie I ever saw in my entire life Meet 'n' Greet Making new friends The End Holy Cat!! Look, we met celebrities! Victory Kiss My precious!