This film is a self study examining the relationship between our minds and our bodies, our thoughts and our actions, and the sometimes insurmountable gaps between what we think we want to feel and what we actually experience. In this film I pose the question “Are you holding me, or am I holding myself?” and I attempt to answer it through a movement study describing the relationship between myself
The video "Recover" was shot without the kayaker knowing that I was filming. I accidentally came across this man and was simply intrigued by his meditative movements, his focus and how his body and the canoe seem to merge into one. He'd be upside down, disappearing into the water, sometimes just long enough to make you wonder if he'd ever make it back up. He'd make the
A sweater, lovingly and arduously knit by a mother, incrementally unravels as her daughter treks her way across Canada by foot. Along the way, the film tugs at the crossed threads of familial ties, art versus craft, gendered materiality, and the relationship we have with mother nature and her great divide. “The Knits” is a loving yet humorous homage to the artist’s mother and her chronic
Friction encompasses the idea that one voice can stimulate effective change. Throughout the film, the diverse characters interact with each other and are connected with or without their knowledge in a divided world. There is an underground effort to revolt against the local officials due to police brutality and friction arises between conflicting beliefs and views on the pursuit of change.
Candice lives alone with her mother since the divorce of her parents. As her birthday approaches, the little girl is delighted at the thought of seeing her father again. On the other hand, her mother’s attitude starts to change, which slowly plunges their fragile balance into a terrifying nightmare.
Amadeo is a good person. He lives in a small village of Valencia, and since his wife died, he sacrifices himself in taking care of his father-in-law, Agustín, who is disabled. Due to this, he doesn’t participate much in social life in the village. One day Lolín, the fishmonger, has a magic foresight while decapitating an eel: Amadeo has only seven days to live. This fact will develop a series of
In a hamlet near Rome overlooking the sea, two young boys share their time between petty thefts and football games. Their crimes are still full of carelessness and exuberance of childhood games, until an unexpected proposal will bring darkness into their lives, and to Italy’s history, the death of Pier Paolo Pasolini.
In Our Skin is a celebration of nudity and freedom of women within their own bodies. It is a film about form, volume and shape, from the beauty of a fold of skin to the delicacy of a touch. The film highlights the exceptional and extraordinary that lies within the seemingly routine gestures of undressing and creates a connection with often overlooked feelings and sensations.
'Within time people react, but sometimes there is no remedy' Don Mateo says, while he narrates a day in his and Doña Francisca's life. An elder couple who has grown working the land with what nature has provided. Their cows, hens, lambs and grain fields are their only possessions and way of living. A message on the use of resources in a responsible way and a sustainable food
Fearless Lovers is a brand new emotionally charged house song by Kim Cameron. Produced by Kevin Rockhill (New York City) and featuring all-star saxophonist Suzanne Grzanna, this new record brings Kim back to her EDM roots with big drops, memorable hooks a touch of dub and a bpm that keeps you moving. Playing off the lyrical content ‘Fearless Lovers,’ Kim uses today’s politically-charged topics
"Carrie" is the first single of Mataleòn, from the new album "Metamorfosi" (Metamorphosis). Song and video are inspired by Carrie Mathison, the main character of "Homeland" TV series. Carrie is a problematic, stubborn and arrogant woman; she suffers from bipolar disorder, that is also one of her strengths. She lives with this mental impairment: she feels that people
The Music video FAWN for Mira Wunder's new single "LICHT AUS" is centered around the theme of mother-daughter relationship. The video was shot with the Miscanthus field, situated in the south of Germany, which gives off the historical look of an American plantation. This location, itself, acts like a third character, giving the feeling of imprisonment and entrapment. The intimate
An issue based Musical Video project that deals with Drought and Migration of families. Drought / Water Scarcity is one of the most common natural calamities in the world today and in many places it has happened due to Climate Change. In India it is most prevalent in the states of Orissa, Maharashtra and Rajasthan. This issue has been analyzed, explored, worked upon in various ways by thousands
Here's a fun and funny music video we can all relate to. We put it together for a friend and an amazing songwriter/composer, Michael Ching, along with his collaborating partner, David Terrenoire. Happy to work with a great cast and crew, starring the fabulous Daniel Damiano, and featuring Malcolm Tom, Gustavo Ruiz, Stacy Ayn Price, Tjassa Ferme, Erin Windle Bellusci, Billy Barber, Stephen
How will Big Data eventually effect our individual freedom? It’s the year 2184 and big data is omnipresent. A sophisticated system has been developed to analyze people. Perfect partner recommendations have become the norm. But Achille wants to find a partner by himself. However, in a society where matchmaking has been systematic for generations, it seems impossible to convince a woman on his own
This amusing short film pays homage to Abbott & Costello's "Who's On First" famous stand-up comedy routine. The Short's starring performance by Phillip E. Walker is nominated as a CV Indie Film Award BEST ACTOR at https://www.cvindiefilmawards.com/nominees. In "Lew's Up First" senior citizen Lew Telo is ready to buy his first computer ever. Abbey (
Aiming to encourage acts of KINDNESS, this community development project includes: a short film viewing of André Campbell's http://TwinkiesAndRootBeer.com, to be followed by a Phillip E. Walker-MFA lead Q&A with the audience that utilizes some of the 20 sample Questions and 8 Role Play suggestions found in the KINDNESS ACTIVITY GUIDE - which will be delivered FREE to attendees.
A little girl is playing house by herself. She makes food out of toys and sets the table. Then a little boy comes in, and she greets him with a smile. They sit by the table. Suddenly, the boy gets angry as if he doesn't like the food and has an outburst. Then her doll baby cries, he looks at it and walks towards it. The girl grabs the doll and defends it. He gets even angrier and walks
A Story about an animal dealer gone asleep in his shop and had a nightmare finding himself caught in an animal cage, then escaped to seek rescues for animals but every time faced with an obstacle... . At last, He awoke from the nightmare but still feeling himself surrounded with ambiguity and fear of those animals.
Log Line Sent to an isolated monastery to finish the work of his deceased mentor, a young monk begins a secret relationship with a nearby beekeeper. Short Synopsis GREECE, present time. A young monk, APOSTOLOS is attributed the difficult job of hagiographing an ancient church in a remote place, isolated from the rest of the world. Detached from everything wordily the young monk dedicates his
Dougie Dog is a comedy script about a dog dropped off at an animal shelter who desperately wants to break free. While behind bars, Dougie makes friends with three other dogs--Kirby, Maxine, and Roscoe--who teach him the ropes and help him accomplish his goal. Told from a canine point of view, we learn what it’s like to be a companion animal who wants companionship.