I’m a visiting ‘special guest’ at the Vilnius Film Festival or Kino Pavasaris (Cinema Spring) as it’s known here, and I’m waiting to meet director (and fellow ‘special guest’) Sergei Loznitsa. Despite yesterday evening’s stormy downpour, which still trickled into the early afternoon, the gloom has now mostly lifted and the sun is shining through the hotel café’s mostly-glass annex. Loznitsa appears, somehow slightly taller than … Continue reading Interview w/ Director Sergei Loznitsa (Austerlitz, 2016)
Composed predominantly of stillness with erratic musical outbursts, ‘Barrage’ focuses on a tri-generational rift in feminine identity building, in which each daughter fails to completely understand her own mother. Though ‘actress-of-the-moment’ Isabelle Huppert plays the grand matriarch wielding total control and the final word, her screen time is miniscule against a second act which sees Cathrine and her daughter Alba journey into the woods in … Continue reading Interview w/ Director Laura Schroeder (Barrage, 2017)
As you may or may not already know from my stream-of-spam twitter, two dear friends of mine have launched a crowdfunding campaign to fund their first feature film. I really believe in these guys and so can you. The project is called Paradise, U.S.A. and they’re trying to raise $20,000, a lofty amount but still considered ‘no-budget’ by the film community at large. It will be … Continue reading Crowdfunding Campaign: Paradise, U.S.A.
My latest short, ‘Rough Around the Edges,’ will be screening as part of OPEN KinoBerlino Screening Nr. 106! Please do come on down on APRIL 27th @ 10pm to come see my work on the big screen! The event will be held at: Kino Moviemento Kottbusser Damm 22, 10967 Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany Entry is 2€ Click here for more info & to RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/390156004680934/ Continue reading Short Film Screening: OPEN KinoBerlino Screening Nr. 106, ‘Rough Around the Edges’
On May 4th I’ll be playing a live show as ZEN.death in Berlin’s Hangar 49. It starts at 8pm, entry is 5€, there are two other performers, and it should be a good time. Click here for all the details! Click here to stream my music! Continue reading Upcoming Concert: ZEN.death live in Berlin
It’s official, I’ve just launched my Patreon page, which allows you to choose from multiple subscription tiers, ranging from $1-$100 to receive different rewards and goodies! If you like what you see on this site, please consider subscribing to my Patreon! For just $1, you can already receive a download of my newest song, ‘Spider!’ COMING SOON: Interviews with directors Sergei Loznitsa & Laura Schroeder … Continue reading Patreon Launch