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This school year was when my video production classes really kicked in, and it's when I shot and edited the MPS feature segment. The MPS feature segment was for a 15-minute show called Trend State that I did as part of a class project. We had to make a series of them, and if they were good enough, they would air on a local cable access channel, CNET (no relation to the government channel of the same name).
The show was the brainchild of Greg Weinstein, who'd interned with MTV's House of Style, and whom I'm absolutely certain I saw on an episode of MTV's Real World, playing an advertising executive. I'm almost certain Greg would have continued his association with MTV, if possible, so it's likely it really was him.
Each show was to feature a Trends segment, on fashions and fads; Spotlight, an interview with an interesting person; and Subcultures, on a group of people and their way of bonding. The MPS segment was for the Subcultures portion of the show. We did have a later show aired on CNET, but not the one with the MPS segment.
I actually did some storyboards for the planned shots, although Greg also did a fantastic job capturing material on the fly at a meeting.
Here's my journal entry from one of our shooting days.