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Re: Introducing Detective Cisco...
The actor who plays Detective Cisco has a definite Clive Owen vibe going on. I liked it. Put a cigarette in his hand and it would be even better. Q On 9/7/07, Sam Stickland <sam_mailinglists@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > > Take some time out of your busy working day for a film noir classic! > > Detective Cisco is hired by Mrs Packet to find her missing husband. On > the way he meets different routing protocols who help him along on his > journey until he finally tracks down Mr Packet, and in the process gets > more than he bargained for! > > A film made in 12 days and 12, even longer, nights. > > Visit www.stickwell.com <http://www.stickwell.com> to download the .wmv file > > This film was written and created in its entirety by 2 Network engineers > Samuel Stickland and Warren Cogswell. Both of these guys work day-to-day > with Cisco equipment and have both recently passed their CCIE written > exams. They were asked to produce a short film to be shown at a company > presentation with a brief to have technical content, while taking a > light-hearted approach and so Detective Cisco was conceived. The script > was written (and furiously re-written) in a just over a day and filming > began in earnest, while still making time for their day-to-day job. What > you will find on the website is the final render before the piece was > shown, which was finished just minutes before it was due to be > screened. Sights were aimed a bit higher than the timescale allowed > for, but it still hopefully made a cohesive story (with a vertiable > shedload of in-jokes for techies!). > > So we proudly give you Redistribution, a labour of love and we hope that > you enjoy watching it as much as we enjoyed making it. > > Sam & Warren. > >