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 …

Sophia and Michael’s 2015 in Review!

poster created by kristilyn-zombie romance Blood of the Tribades 2015 was the year of vampires! We spent much of the second half of the year shooting and doing pre-and-post production on our third feature film, Blood of the Tribades. Shot over 10 days, it tells the story of a future-past …

What is it like making a low-budget film? We’ll show you! A Trip to Spektor Island: Behind-the-Scenes of TEN

We are regularly asked what it’s like to be on the set of one of our movies. Well, if that’s the sort of thing you want to know, you’re in luck! We took 60+ hours of behind-the-scenes footage from the making of TEN and butchered it down to a 2-hour …

Blood of the Tribades Eclipsynching: Bonnie Tyler “Total Eclipse of the Heart” – Thanks to Kickstarter backer Paisley Rojagato!

behind-the-scenes photo by Céline Fernbach Bonnie Tyler “Total Eclipse of the Heart“ Thanks to Kickstarter backer Paisley Rojagato! starring: Mary Widow, Chloé Cunha, Stabatha La Thrills, Sindy Katrotic, Simone de Boudoir Shot on the evening of the total lunar eclipse on the set of Blood of the Tribades by Sophia …

Blood of the Tribades lip-synching: Linkin Park “When They Come For Me” – Thanks to Kickstarter backer Nastasja Terry

Linkin Park – When They Come For Me  Thanks to Kickstarter backer Nastasja Terry starring: Maggie Maraschino, Irina Peligrad, Lilith Beest Shot on the set of Blood of the Tribades by Sophia Cacciola  Photos by Rachel Leah Blumenthal – http://rachelblumenthal.net/ Playlist of all lipsyncs for Blood of the Tribades Playlists of …

Blood of the Tribades Cast Announcement: Rachel Leah Blumenthal as Akeldama

We’re very pleased to introduce you to all of our Blood of the Tribades cast (film web site) over the next few weeks. The film is currently raising money for production on Kickstarter. Rachel Leah Blumenthal as AkeldamaAbout Rachel: Editor of Eater Boston, a website covering restaurant industry news around town — …

Blood of the Tribades Cast Announcement: Porcelain Dalya as Akantha

We’re very pleased to introduce you to all of our Blood of the Tribades cast (film web site) over the next few weeks. The film is currently raising money for production on Kickstarter. Porcelain Dalya as Akantha About Dalya: Porcelain Dalya was born in a hospital at a very young age. Adopted by …

TEN is a staff pick at Big Star movies and is now available for streaming to Big Star subscribers

TEN is now available for streaming by Big Star Movies Subscribers! (Also available on other platforms: http://tenthemovie.com/seeten.html ) Their review ( http://www.bigstar.tv/movie/ten-2014 ):“…If you are a die-hard, grindhouse, blood and gore fanatic, this film will be right up your dark alley, trust me! The women begin dropping off one by one in true haunted …

Sophia and Michael were interviewed extensively about the approach to writing and producing TEN at (re)Search My Trash

We really like doing long interviews that allow us the space to talk about our ideas and goals in creative pursuits. This interview with (re)Search My Trash is a really nice full discussion of the ideas in TEN. Check it out if you’d like to know more about how we …

The cast of TEN – Where are they now? Molly Devon as the real-estate investor

Molly Devon Now that TEN is out in the world, we wanted to check in with our cast and crew to see what they’ve been doing since we finished shooting TEN.  1. Looking back, what was your favorite part about making TEN? Literally going to an old mansion with a …