Old Man and the Sea

  I recently was cast in the lead role of an adaptation of Hemingway’s The Old Man and The Sea. I was attracted by the treatment presented and the fact that this would be shot on 35mm film and would have some really fun stuff […]

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DGA Workshop 2012

I recently participated in a directing workshop presented by the Director’s Guild of America. Yes, I have been directing theatre and film since the late 80’s, but I jumped at the chance to be a part of this amazing event. I had the opportunity to […]

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The Noel Olken show is here!

Hi, my name is Noel Olken and I am responsible for this blog. I know, you are probably wondering, “who the fuck is noel olken?” Well this site will answer that question with a good old American answer like, “C’est moi, bien sur!” I used […]

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