Under the Heat Lamp an Opening
2014 / 10 min / 16mm on HD

An expanded view of the lunch crowd at an open-air restaurant, from a bird's-eye of the exterior to the depths of the interior.

lights / camera assistance: Samuel Breslin
production assistance: Alexes Bowyer
percussion: Daniel Pearce

with: Kal Bernhardt
        Alexes Bowyer
        Samuel Breslin
        Mike Ketchel
        Karen Kruger
        Sophie Labaree

Gary Leung
Austin Pate
Jeffrey Pedroza
Jan Tatarsky
Kevin Woodruff


SCREENINGS:

2019 Black Hole Cinematheque, Oakland, CA
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago, IL
2017
      Alexandrinsky Theatre, MIEFF touring program, St Petersburg, Russia
              Process, Riga, Latvia
              Nocturnal Reflections, Milan, Italy
2016      Moscow International Experimental Film Festival, Moscow, Russia
              Screen and Audiovisual Research Unit, London, England
              Art Cinema OFFoff, Ghent, Belgium
              Copenhagen Short Film Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark
2015      Cinema Contra, Denver, CO
              Janela Internacional de Cinema do Recife, Recife, Brazil
              Imagine Science Film Festival, New York, NY
              Magic Lantern Cinema, Providence, RI
              San Diego Underground Film Festival, San Diego, CA
              DINCA Vision Quest, Chicago, IL
              Backup Kurzfilmfestival, Weimar, Germany
              Chicago Underground Film Festival, Chicago, IL
              Milwaukee Underground Film Festival, Milwaukee, WI
              San Francisco International Film Festival, San Francisco, CA
              Experiments in Cinema, Albuquerque, NM
              Clink Street Studios, London, England
              Crossroads Festival, San Francisco, CA
              Ann Arbor Film Festival, Ann Arbor, MI
              Moving 2015, Kyoto, Japan
              FLEXfest, Gainesville, FL
2014      Alternative Film/Video Festival, Belgrade, Serbia
              Antimatter Film Festival, Victoria, Canada
              Transient Visions Festival of the Moving Image, Johnson City, NY
              New York Film Festival, New York, NY
              Roxie Theater, San Francisco, CA
              Edinburgh International Film Festival, Edinburgh, Scotland
              Experimental Film Festival Portland, Portland, OR


AWARDS:

Special Jury Prize, Moscow International Experimental Film Festival
Honorable Mention, Milwaukee Underground Film Festival


PRESS:

Max Goldberg, "Frames of Mind: Crossroads 2015," SFAQ
Daniel Kasman, "NYFF 2014 First Projections," MUBI
Pedro Vaz Simões, "EIFF 2014 - Day 10," Mirrored Screens
Harriet Warman, "Brain-Benders of the Black Box," Sight & Sound