YOU ARE YOUR BODY / YOU ARE NOT YOUR BODY - Trailer
Synopsis: The estranged members of the Evans family reunite for their mother's funeral. As their violent past threatens to destroy the peace they've been struggling to maintain, they are greeted by a mysterious woman and her cult of followers who promise instant enlightenment and freedom from all pain.
Promotional spot for the 7 Towers Theatre Company production of John Ford's 'TIS PITY SHE'S A WHORE at The Cathedral of Junk in Austin, Texas.
Richard Linklater presents "Jewels in the Wasteland" Series at Austin Film Society
Richard Linklater has an on-going screening series at the Austin Film Society (which he co-founded in 1986). The series is called "Jewels in the Wasteland," in which he has programmed some of his favorite movies from the 1980s. Before each movie, he offers a long introduction to contextualize the movie's place in history and in his life when he first saw it. After the screening, there is a long conversation with the audience.
I've been recording these talks regularly, and have included his talk on Bob Fosse's STAR 80 here as an example, and the rest of the videos can be found here.
FROM DUSK TILL DAWN Intro/Q&A Featuring Robert Rodriguez, Tom Savini, and Fred Williamson (3/5/14)
Intro and Q&A with Robert Rodriguez during a special screening of FROM DUSK TILL DAWN. The Q&A also features Fred Williamson and Tom Savini.
Kickstarter Video for YOU ARE YOUR BODY / YOU ARE NOT YOUR BODY
My meditation on the death of a recent graduate of my university, who I didn't know, but that still got me thinking about the ephemeral and unpredictable nature of all things. My thoughts are set against images of my day in Brighton, England, where I was studying abroad at the time. The attempt was to capture my thoughts and experiences at one very specific moment in time.
A (Brutal) Day at Zilker Park
On a warm, sunny day in Austin, TX, a group of friends gather at Zilker Park. Are they there to relax? NO. They are there for THE MOST BRUTAL GAME OF ULTIMATE FRISBEE EVER PLAYED BY HUMANKIND.
A Portrait of a Brother and Sister in Hutto, Texas a Few Minutes Before the End of the World