Blood of the Tribades at Scare-A-Con on Saturday 10/1

Blood of the Tribades at Scare-A-Con, Turning Stone, NY Saturday Oct 1, 2016 @ 11:00 AM Screening Information – Tickets   THE HORROR/POP CULTURE PARTY OF THE YEAR! “…a love letter to offbeat lesbian vampire films that offers powerful discourse on self-identity, feminism, and the violence wrought from religious dogma. Immersive, elegantly photographed, …

The Filmmaking Fool 9/26 Roundup: Jim McDonough, frame resolution, basics of electricity, and entering the world of filmmaking

I’ve been hard at work over on my filmmaking tips site, The Filmmaking Fool. Here’s what we’ve covered recently: An interview with Jim McDonough of Friday Night Films. How did Jim get started making films? As the filmmaking fool, I love sharing my experiences diving into the filmmaking world. I …

Magnetic available for DVD pre-order (currently streaming) – Nov. 22 release

Magnetic will be released on DVD by Wild Eye Releasing on November 22, 2016. Pre-order now! On December 31st, the Earth will be destroyed. Everything you know will become nothing. In this sci-fi, thriller. one woman holds the key to saving the planet, if she could only decipher the secret …

60 Seconds to Die Anthology Trailer

The official trailer for 60 Seconds to Die is here (film release coming soon)! The anthology features two short films that we worked on. We wrote and directed (and Sophia stars in) doppelgänger and I worked crew and Sophia was cast on ZoSo, which was filmed during the filming of Planchette. I also …

Sophia and Michael interview John Sox for The Return of the Living Dead blu ray bonus featurette

Sophia and Michael had the pleasure of interviewing John Sox (of The F.U.’s and Straw Dogs) last year for The Return of the Living Dead collector’s edition blu ray bonus featurette Party Time! The Music of Return of the Living Dead. The Straw Dogs song “Young, Fast Iranians” appears in the …

Michael co-authors journal article on “hidden hearing loss”

PLOS ONE published the findings (full text available, open access) Additional Press: Wall Street Journal, Scientific American, ABC Action News, ASHA, Medical Daily, Science Daily, Neuroscience News, Pubniche, EurekAlert, Agein, Psypost, Ooyuz, Audiology World News, The Herald (UK), Express (UK), Hearing Like Me, The Doctor Will See You Now, Third Age, DailyRXNews, Action …

Sophia and Michael 2016 interview on Department of Tangents Podcast

We originally appeared on episode 5 of Department of Tangents. My guests for Episode 5 are filmmakers and musicians Michael J Epstein and Sophia Cacciola, who have been working at the hellish pace of writing, producing, and directing one horror film a year for the past three years. Two of …

We are stealing energy from the sun! Updated: 3 years of data from our solar-panel system.

(This is not my main reason for writing this, but first of all, if you’re interested in looking at the possibility of adding leased solar panels to your home and wish to check out Sungevity, the company we went with, please use this referral link, as it gets both of …

Michael joins panel for Cambridge Arts Mixer at Danger!Awesome – June 2, 2016 6:30 – 8 PM

Facebook Event June 2, 2016 6:30 – 8 PM danger!Awesome underground 645 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA We’re excited to share this line-up of panelists: – Julie Barry from Cambridge Arts Council – Frank Morris from Cambridge Community Television and NeighborMedia Cambridge – Lizzie Devane and DiDi Delgado from Cambridge SOUP …