USA Tag Archive

Ryan Moody Chronicles the Lives of School Shooting Victims in his Powerful Nonpartisan Short ‘Obituaries‘

Live Action

23rd June, 2016

DN speaks to Director Ryan Moody about reframing the focus of mass shootings to the lives of the victims and those they leave behind in his new short...

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Noah Malone Experiences a Crisis of Conscience in Foot Sucking Short ‘Help! Dying!’

Animation

17th June, 2016

Noah Malone discusses the strange mix of self love, selfless acts and podophilia that make up his new animated short ‘Help! Dying!’....

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Nate Milton Taps into the Cathartic Release of Animation in his Duo of Shorts ‘Feelings’ & ‘Delusions’

Animation

25th May, 2016

“I have some pretty freaky dreams when I'm manic. These are some of those dreams.” Nate Milton shares the cathartic creation of his animated shorts...

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Brendan Beachman Finds Dirt, Greed and Destiny in the Desert in Dark Satirical Comedy ‘Intersection’

Live Action

18th May, 2016

Director Brendan Beachman discusses creating surprise desert explosions and avoiding ant casualties on his darkly satirical new short ‘Intersection.’...

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China’s Leftover Women are Finally Heard in Floyd Russ’ Emotional ‘Marriage Market’ Docu-Takeover

Documentary

9th May, 2016

Floyd Russ returns to DN to discuss how he brought Chinese daughters and parents together for his heartbreakingly emotive documentary ‘Marriage...

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Director Nick Peterson Offers Backers the Opportunity to Star in his Latest Film

Live Action

29th April, 2016

Looking for help crowdfunding his latest film 'Sticky Fingers', director Nick Peterson joins us to discuss the benefits of rotoscoping and what backers can...

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Bryan Campbell Reveals the Dirty Truth Behind the Philandering Lies in Fly Moon Royalty’s ‘Grown Man’

Music

28th April, 2016

Director Bryan Campbell explains how he brought coral tinted light to his tale of philandering strife in Fly Moon Royalty’s ‘Grown Man’ music video....

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Zachary Campbell Gets Over the Vegas Prenuptial Jitters in Neon Short ‘Animal Fiction’

Live Action

21st April, 2016

DN speaks to Zachary Campbell about how a night of free form shooting led to ‘Animal Fiction’, his contemplative short about the nature of love and...

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Producer Joshua Greenberg on How They Used Real Life Instagram Models to Tell Their Latest Story #Headshot

Live Action

20th April, 2016

Told entirely through the cast's Instagram feeds, Producer Joshua Greenberg explains how they used real-life Instagram models to explore the opportunities...

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Repression and Secret Desires Collide in Peter Edlund’s Poignant Music Video Short ‘Chase the Clouds’

Music

14th April, 2016

Director Peter Edlund shares how he used Erik Blood's ‘Chase the Clouds’ as the musical and emotional foundation for his powerful tale of repression...

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Kurtis Hough Sculpts the Landscape of Dreamworlds in Geometric Geology Short ‘Painted Hills’

Art & Fashion

6th April, 2016

Bringing his geology trilogy to a close Kurtis Hough returns to DN with ‘Painted Hills’ - a sculptural and painterly look at the geometry of geology....

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Mischief Managed in Justin Zagri’s Harry Potter Fan Film ‘Severus Snape and the Marauders’

Live Action

28th March, 2016

With one multi-million viewed fan film under his belt, director Justin Zagri tells DN how he upped the game for his second entry into the world of Harry...

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