The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library featured in BANDED documentary on collaborative songwriting

Some years ago, Berklee PULSE filmed the The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library, as we composed our three-part “Faith in Free” and collaborated with BalletRox (and choreographer Jane Allard) to perform it live at the Strand Theatre (Dorchester, Massachusetts). This feature doc follows our collaborative songwriting/performance journey on this project …

Michael and Sophia take a ride in the Legion M pitch elevator

Sophia and I had a lot of fun at the Stan Lee comic-con paying a visit to Legion M’s pitch elevator! Legion M is a microinvestment, fan-owned entertainment company, producing content with input from investors. It’s a really interesting new model for entertainment production, and they held a pitch contest at the …

Michael’s Twitter story “The Frog Soldiers” published in Deadman’s Tome Trumpocalypse

My tweet-based flash-fiction story about the rise of “The Frog Soldiers” soon after Donald Trump’s inauguration is included in the special “Trumpocalypse” edition of the Deadman’s Tome. About Deadman’s Tome: A home for dark demented horror and scary stories that terrify. Not for the easily offended of weak minded. About …

Honky Holocaust out on Troma via Blu Ray and VOD! (Michael did some post work on this)

I had the pleasure of working on sound mix/cleanup in post-production on Honky Holocaust, an over-the-top, anti-racist film telling an alternate-history version of the Manson family’s attempt to frame the Black Panthers for the Tate murder to spark a race war. In HH, Manson succeeds and, as a race war flares …

Blood of the Tribades Lipsync – Scatterbrain “Down With the Ship (Slight Return)” thanks Noel Proulx

Blood of the Tribades Lipsync – Scatterbrain “Down With the Ship (Slight Return)” thanks Noel Proulx starring: Mary Widow Chloé Cunha Sophia Cacciola Zach Pidgeon Kristofer Jenson Seth Chatfield Shot on the set of Blood of the Tribades Playlist of all lipsyncs for Blood of the Tribades Playlists of lipsync videos …

Blood of the Tribades Lipsync – Sidewalk Driver “Dancing with her Friends” thanks John Doherty

Blood of the Tribades Lipsync Sidewalk Driver “Dancing with her Friends” Thanks John Doherty!   starring: Mary Widow Chloé Cunha Sophia Cacciola Shot on the set of Blood of the Tribades Playlist of all lipsyncs for Blood of the Tribades Playlists of lipsync videos from our previous films Magnetic and …

Blood of the Tribades at Fright Night Horror Weekend Film Festival on Sunday 11/27 Louisville, KY

Blood of the Tribades at Fright Night Horror Weekend Film Festival – November 25-27, 2016 – Louisville, KY Blood of the Tribades 1hr 18min Sunday Room B 12:15pm Another film that Michael and Sophia had a small part in, The Ungovernable Force plays Saturday Room C 11am   Blood of the Tribades …

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 wins Best Retro Feature at Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival on Monday, November 7th at Eastern Hills Cinema in Williamsville, New York (Sophia and Michael will be in attendance!)

Blood of the Tribades Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival November 4-13, 2016 Eastern Hills Cinema in Williamsville, New York Sophia and Michael will be in attendance! Monday, Nov. 7th at 9 pm Ticket Information We’re a festival highlight on Buffalo News! Coverage on Dread Central – Coverage on Daily Public     Full Monday …

Blood of the Tribades wins Best Feature (overall) at Imaginarium Convention Film Festival 2016!

Blood of the Tribades won Best Feature (overall) at Imaginarium Convention! 2016 Imaginarium Convention – Imaginarium Convention Below is a complete list of Film Festival and Imadjinn Award winners for Imaginarium 2016. We extend our gratitude to all who participated this year and we look forward to spotlighting many more …