CASTING CALL for Austin Short Film ‘Token Support Group’

Production Title: Token Support Group Type of Production: Short Film Producer: Carrie Evans Writer: Alex Thomas Director: Alex Thomas   Project Description:  Token Support Group is a short narrative comedy about a support group for people who feel they are the token Black/Asian/Woman/LGBT person in some area of their life. Character Breakdowns: The Leader (30s-70s) Native American man or woman Tiwana … Continue reading CASTING CALL for Austin Short Film ‘Token Support Group’

Instructor Jeanne Stern collaborates on ‘Songs from the Rainshadow’s Edge’

This Friday and Saturday, Church of the Friendly Ghost will be presenting a performance of composer Benton Roark's Songs from the Rainshadow's Edge. It is self described as a haunting and lush five-part song cycle that is scored (unusually) for Soprano, Narrator, Electric Guitar, Flute, Viola, Double Bass, Percussion, and Sampled Sounds. Accompanying the 33-minute orchestration will … Continue reading Instructor Jeanne Stern collaborates on ‘Songs from the Rainshadow’s Edge’

CASTING CALL for Austin Short Film ‘Love, Dom Rodriguez’

Project Title: Love, Dom Rodriguez Type of Production: Short Film Production Company: Short Pictures Independent Producer: Carrie Cates Writer: Ronald Short Director: Ronald Short   Project Description:  From the creator of Weekend Plans (http://www.weekendplansseries.com) comes a short film: Wayne is just hoping to get some weed and do some writing, but his new dealer, Dom Rodriguez, is in love and needs … Continue reading CASTING CALL for Austin Short Film ‘Love, Dom Rodriguez’

MIX/VHS | Week 006

Welcome to another edition of MIX/VHS! Like every week, it seems, this week's recommendations are all over the place! Watch 'em all, find your favorites, and enjoy! The Jinx (dir. by Andrew Jarecki) WATCH IT HERE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tEPG9z9rHsc f you're still fiending for some true crime stuff after watching Making a Murderer, than you should check out Andrew Jarecki et … Continue reading MIX/VHS | Week 006

MIX/VHS | Week 005

This mix is no joke, y'all. Solid stuff from all corners of the creative world. We hope you enjoy! Darkness/Light/Darkness (dir. by Jan Svankmajer) WATCH IT HERE: https://youtu.be/el8RUqN_4Fw I was first introduced to the Czech filmmaker Jan Svankmajer through his feature-length film Little Otik. I was immediately in love with the use of bizarre claymation and overwhelming surrealism, … Continue reading MIX/VHS | Week 005