Michael shares crowdfunding secrets on Crowdcrux podcast (and talks about his Crowdfunding Basics In 30 Minutes Basics book)

I had a great chat with Salvador Briggman over at the Crowdcrux Podcast. We talked about strategies for successful crowdfunding, how to leverage crowdfunding efforts into a continuing career, and my new book, Crowdfunding Basics In 30 Minutes! Give it a listen and please go give Crowdcrux a top rating on …

Michael helped produce “Basophobia” for the 15 Second Horror Film Challenge

Basophobia Dir. by Eric Elick Writing, directing, cinematpgraphy, score/sound by Eric Elick co-produced / edited / VFX by Michael J. Epstein Starring Harley Neville Makeup and awesomeness by Roxanne Bordeaux Can you scare us in 15 seconds? The 15 Second Horror Film Challenge is a not-for-profit international contest which celebrity judges rank Top 10, …

Blood of the Tribades at Starburst Film Festival, Manchester UK 8/28/16

Blood of the Tribades at STARBURST International Film Festival, Manchester UK! Saturday, August 28 2016  Screening Information  Directors Sophia Cacciola & Michael J. Epstein will be in attendence at the festival! “A busy 3 days of Cult TV, Comics with screenings of over 70 classic Sci-fi and Horror genre films awaits …

Blood of the Tribades at GENCON, Indianapolis 8/4/16!

  Blood of the Tribades   at GENCON Film Festival   Thursday, August 4, 2016 @ 10pm Screening Information – directors Sophia Cacciola & Michael J. Epstein in attendance! PANELS: Fri 8/5 10:00AM – Sophia is on a Pre-production panel Fri 8/5 at 2:00PM – Michael is on a screenwriting panel Sat …

Blood of the Tribades at Fantasmagorical Film Festival in Louisville, KY 7/31/16

  Blood of the Tribades   at Fantasmagorical Film Festival!   Winner Best 70’s Throwback Film!   Winner Best Vampire Film!     “…the film is 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 …

Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling last east coast show and release for our new EP, In the Village (hear it now!) Plus hear us talk about the history of DNFMOMD and about the show on Boston Emissions with Anngelle Wood

It’s our east coast farewell show at Middle East Downstairs!!! June 23rd9 PM Psychic Dog10 PM Endation11 PM Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling12 AM Petty Morals Tickets $12 Adv / $15 at the door Advance ticket link  / Facebook Event And to celebrate our last Boston performance for a …

Blood of the Tribades at Origins Film Festival, Columbus, OH 6/11/16

Blood of the Tribades at Origins Film Festival June 18, 2016 @ 11pm Screening Information “…the film is 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, and guided by a terrific original score by Night …

Blood of the Tribades at International Horror Hotel, Hudson, OH 6/11/16

Blood of the Tribades at  International Horror Hotel! June 11, 2016 @ 10:55pm in Screening Room B – Hudson, OH Screening Information “…the film is 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, and …

Watch Thirteen: a new short film that premiered at Museum of Fine Arts on Friday the 13th!

Thirteen (2016) dir. Sophia Cacciola from Launch Over – Cacciola / Epstein on Vimeo. Thirteen was created for an MFA Friday the 13th event: “Orestes (detail),” 1922-25, John Singer Sargent Vellumsound Presents Friday the 13th at the Museum of Fine Arts at 8PM. Tickets – Facebook Event Examine the mystery …

Blood of the Tribades at Phoenix Comicon 6/3/16!

Blood of the Tribades at  Phoenix Comicon! June 3rd, 2016 at 8:30PM in West 102B Screening Information “…the film is 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, and guided by a terrific original score …