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Israel Houghton and the New Breed Alive in Africa

I was blessed and fortunate to produce and direct this DVD, and loved working with Israel. He is the most down to earth man I know, and nothing is impossible for him. His crew and band members were also amazing to work with. I so badly wanted 12 cameras  for this shoot, but as always, … Continue reading Israel Houghton and the New Breed Alive in Africa

Alanis morissette Di Rosen Productions


The time I toured with Alanis Morissette was a wonderful, challenging experience. The reason I refer to her as wild is because she runs from one side of the stage to the other, but we managed to keep her in camera at all times and IN FOCUS as well....her lyrics are so profound and moving - directing … Continue reading ALANIS MORISSETTE – WILD AND WONDERFUL


Today I was interviewed on ChaiFM, a radio station, in anticipation of my "Road To Return" documentary, that will be broadcast this coming Sunday morning at 09h00 on SABC2. Was a great interview, the biggest surprise of all was the presenter...David Batzofin...a blast from the past. Not only does David do radio talk shows, but … Continue reading RADIO INTERVIEW

bryan adams – a gem to work with

One of the nicest people whom I have worked with other than Israel Houghton is bryan adams. He was so involved and took such an interest in the shoot. His entire band is down to earth and so much fun. What was not such fun was living in Cape Town, editing in Johannesburg (Gauteng) and … Continue reading bryan adams – a gem to work with

U2 WOW !

U2 live at the Greenpoint Stadium in Cape Town was the most amazing experience to watch - they have taken music concerts to another level. What I would have done to just workshadow on something on this scale - The "claw" as they call it was brilliantly utilized with 8 follow spot operators within the claw so neatly hidden, so effective..the screens were something … Continue reading U2 WOW !

Yesterday and tomorrow

Have been busy work-shopping and brainstorming on some amazing concepts, can't share yet but soon will. Love it when a plan comes together...from discussion to proposal on paper and then clients show an interest.....then the best part is taking it from the written word and morphing it into video...I love that process - so rewarding. … Continue reading Yesterday and tomorrow