Category: Dani’s Journal

An insight take on the shooting of All Eyes On Brazil and the World Cup 2014.

Our Seleção

DAY 2 & 3: Being Productive

By Daniel Duchene. Respond on Twitter. Day 2 The priority of today was to get b-roll (ambiance footage) from high income neighborhoods in São Paulo, such as Pacaembu, Higienopolis, Cerqueira Cesar, and Jardim Paulista. We started off by going to…

Watching the game in family

Day 1: We even got a shot of Neymar !

By Daniel Duchene. Respond on Twitter. After a great team meeting yesterday, we have officially started shooting today. We woke up to a rainy São Paulo, with the sky matching the color tone of the city’s heavy concrete skyscrapers. Our…

First impressions from Sao Paulo

By Daniel Duchene. Respond on Twitter. Exactly 12 days from the opening game of the 2014 World Cup, the ambiance is a little weird in the city of Sao Paulo. Usually, this close to the event, we are used to…

After scoring a goal, the players of the Selecao jumped into the crowd

A test for everybody

By Daniel Duchene. The 2013 Confederations Cup has come to an end and all tests with it. FIFA uses the Confederations Cup as a test in preparation to the much bigger event that is the World Cup. This competition, that…

"Thank you Brazil". The Tahitian team holding a thank you banner after their final game in the competition.

Tahiti: A trip to remember

by Daniel Duchene The group phase of the FIFA Confederations Cup is over and so is Tahiti’s humble campaign. Even though their spot in the tournament was rightfully earned, stunning the favorite New Zealand and going on to win the…

Brazilians protesting in the capital, Brasilia.

The giant has (finally) awaken !

by Daniel Duchene Everyday for the past week, hundred of thousands of Brazilians gathered in the streets of the main cities to show their discontent with the current state of the country. Despite the economical boom that Brazil has enjoyed…