DIRECTOR: PIECES OF WAR: Two one act plays about the effects of war on families, one pieces was about the `collateral damage’ on families and the other about the good that can come from tragedy. Eight performances through Aug 2010 at the NoHo Avery Schreiber Theatre.
CINEMATOGRAPHY: AMANDA LARU low budget feature, thriller about an insane actress pulling a director into her crazy life. Shot with Canon 5D and Zeiss superspeed lens package.
CO-PRODUCER/ CINEMATOGRAPHY /EDITOR: RESPECT YOUR ELDERS campy video series about vampires and their prey for cell phone and ring tone downloads.
DIRECTOR: WORKIN’ FOR MAMA: Play about a woman who suprisingly becomes the head of a crime family, she takes to the spot with gusto! The play ran during the Santa Monica Spring Theater festival.
DIRECTOR: ABORTION TECHNICIAN: SAG/DGA Sci-Fi/thriller for shorts web series about an on-call abortionist in the near future.
DIRECTOR: NYLON MAGAZINE: West Coast Promos for the Pop culture magazine
DIRECTOR: IG FARBEN: SAG/DGA Short Thriller about a strange woman, Nazi history and Revenge. `A short film with a long history.’
DIRECTOR: LITTLE SAIGON: SAG/DGA comedy/thriller about a real estate
con-man who gets caught up with Vietnamese gangsters in Little Saigon
California. Film is currently in post-production.
DIRECTOR: BLOOD TIES: Thriller/Drama about the birth of Oedipus and the myths surrounding the legend/prophecy. Screened at the prestigious LA Shorts Festival.
DIRECTOR: DUST: A man wanders the post-apocalyptic future. Screened at the prestigious LA Shorts Festival.
PRODUCER: A MANS WORLD: Cutthroat corporate politics between the sexes. Screened at the prestigious LA Shorts Festival
CO-PRODUCER/ CINEMATOGRAPHY /EDITOR: SYSTEM FAILURE
documentary tackling the difficult and sensitive issue of amalgam
poisoning. The film includes interviews and action footage shot all
over the world, Opening film for LA’s Artivist Festival, screening at
Hollywoods historic Egyptian Theatre.
CINEMATOGRAPHY/EDITOR: REAL HOLLYWOOD comedy TV pilot
featuring formal sit downs with celebrities and man on the street
interviews with passersby. featuring David Carradine, Mackenzie
Phillips and Playmates Devin Devasquez and Shauna
CO-PRODUCER/EDITOR: EXISTENTIAL AFFAIR The story of a
love affair lasting over ten years. Executive produced by Martin
PRODUCED, CINEMATOGRAPHY AND EDITED eight interstitial
programs for General Media Corps Penthouse Publications. Soft
erotic projects involved highly stylized and fantasy oriented settings
and high fashion elements.
CO-DIRECTED, CINEMATOGRAPHY: OASIS a feature comedy. At
Oasis everyone can have their 15 minutes of fame, daily!
DIRECTED, CINEMATOGRAPHY, EDITED: OCEANBUZZ Winner
best feature award at the 2003 Big Mini DV Festival in New York
http://www.bigminidv.com/ A gothic thriller about a young morally
questionable woman and what happens when she puts footage of
a dying girl on her website. http://www.oceanbuzz.com/
TECHNICAL ADVISOR: PLAYGROUND GIRLS a DV feature
directed by Brent Roske, includes extreme low light photography,
shots from/in moving cars and one take scenes with dozens of
CO-DIRECTED, CINEMATOGRAPHY, EDITED: BABYLON VISTA a
feature comedy. An apartment building with a complex. The flip
side of Melrose place , complete with transients and wannabe
WROTE RUN AND GUN: Commissioned by Shepherd
Productions. Behind the scenes black comedy about an aspiring
news reporter with LA news crews, complete with fake set ups and
interviews at gunpoint.
DIRECTED, CINEMATOGRAPHY, EDITED: SOUNDS AND
RHYTHM/RHYTHM AND WORDS Short documentary of spoken
work poet Shannah Laumeister following her as she performs
several of her works at various LA clubs.
CINEMATOGRAPHY: DEEDS NOT WORDS a full
length documentary about the animal way station in L.A. footage
includes interviews with various animal handlers and close up
work with exotic animals such as lions, tigers, bears, monkeys
and creepy spiders and reptiles. Production was for German TV.
WROTE LAST STOP LONG BEACH, a Brooklyn comedy/love story,
feature script commissioned by Jason Andrews as a staring
vehicle for himself.
LIGHTING/TECHNICAL DIRECTOR for JUNIOR DUMPLING BE
BOP BALLADEER a jazz comedy showcasing actor, singer Greg
Eagles, performed twelve shows at the IMPROVE THEATRE.
DIRECTED, PHOTOGRAPHED, EDITED, MY CAMSHAFT’S
BROKEN (AND I NEED A LUBE JOB) A spoofy 16MM short about a
woman’s decent into mechanic hell.
DIRECTED/LIGHTING DESIGN.THE SANTA ANNA WINDS. A live
comedy troop created by Steve Sturla, performed twenty shows at
the IMPROVE THEATRE. Also performed at the ICE HOUSE and
DIVERSIONS four short 16MM sexy avant-garde films. Opened the
Aspen Film Festival; Premiered at the Berlin International Festival;
San Francisco Film Fest; Winner of the Golden Rat at the
DIRECTED FALLING STRAIGHT at the LA THEATRE CENTER part
of the Wordsmith’s project: four performances. Originally
produced at Ensemble Studio Theatre, NYC. in 1987
WROTE FRESH BREAK, a rap music love story, Feature script
commissioned by Ingenue Records and Mirage Entertainment.
DIRECTED three one-act plays; VIDEOGRAPHER/LIGHTING for
seven one-act plays showcased at Hollywood’s First Stage
WROTE BEACHZONE, a campy James Bond spoof. Package
includes Hollywood’s Foxy Boxers. Currently under option by
DIRECTED/EDITED TO LIVE AND JAM IN LA, a ten minute
showcase for actor/singer Steven Monarque.
DIRECTOR/2nd unit BLACKBELT and BODYWAVES two feature
film made by Roger Cormen’s Concord Studios.
WROTE MISLED, an unusual mystery. Package included Cliff
DeYoung and Ava Fabian.
DIRECTED FINAL NIGHT, a dramatic feature. The film has a
world-wide video release from Momentum Entertainment.
WROTE BLOOD TIES PASSION, a horror feature. Package
included financing from RCA/Columbia International Video, John
Savage, Wings Hauser and Elizabeth Ashley.
DIRECTED and WROTE ALEXA, a dramatic feature. The film has
a worldwide release including: SHOWTIME; THE MOVIE
CHANNEL; PLAYBOY CABLE and ACADEMY VIDEO.
DIRECTOR: BADBLOOD; SEXPOT; DECEPTION two horror’s
and a comedy feature for PLATINUM PICTURES.
VIDEOGRAPHER: ACTING FOR THE CAMERA, a seminar for the
Ensemble Studio Theatre, NYC.
WROTE FALLING STRAIGHT, a play produced by the Ensemble
Studio Theatre, Also did LIGHTING DESIGN.
2ND AD on TALES FORM THE DARKSIDE. The TV series currently
in syndication and on DOTTIE, a feature film made for AMERICAN
DIRECTED and WROTE THE PALE CRIMINAL and THE HOUSE
OF WORTH, A dramatic short and a campy short video. Both aired
on PUBLIC ACCESS TV, NYC.
GRADUATED with a BFA from New York’s School of Visual Arts