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Our giallo-inspired modern thriller feature Clickbait goes into production this week!
60 Seconds to Die Anthology featuring "doppelgänger" segment by Sophia and Michael released on DVD
Sophia and Michael work as Script Supervisor and Assistant Director on Whitney Avalon's "You're Not Fooling Anyone!" music video
Roboexotica - Coctail Robot Party - Vienna 11/23-11/26
Michael is a semifinalist in the Legion M pitch elevator
Q21 - Vienna Art Week
Sophia and Michael to present Filmmaking for Nerds: How you can create your own movie at Vienna Nerd Institute in MuseumsQuartier Vienna
Fenella Fielding, The Village Loudspeaker Announcer in The Prisoner gives intro to Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling and The PrisonerCon guests!
Evil Stew's "Planchette" featuring Sophia and Michael now available streaming! [short film won "Outstanding Original Song" and "Outstanding Sound Design" at the Boston Indie Mafia Wicked Film Challenge]
Michael Interviewed on TRAINWRECK'D SOCIETY as part of Month of Horror Showcase
Sophia and Michael work as Script Supervisor and Assistant Director on Whitney Avalon's "Uninvited" music video
Crowdfunding Basics in 30 Minutes is a finalist in the Independent Publishers of New England's 4th Annual Book Awards!!!
final Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling songs, new video
The Prisoner Con 2017! Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling (Sophia and Michael) performing live. SEPT 30 - SEATTLE, WA
Blood of the Tribades reviewed in Videoscope Magazine!
Sophia a winner of Epic Pictures/Dread Central/ScareLA Pitch Contest!
Michael does post-production sound work on "COUPLES: Zoe & Eric (Picking a Restaurant)"
First trailer for international anthology PHOBIA featuring Sophia and Michael's "Somniphobia"
Crowdfunding Basics In 30 Minutes
Crowdfunding Basics in 30 Minutes named one of The 100 Best Books for Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs by Proven.
Blood of the Tribades streaming free on Amazon Prime for a limited time!
Hipster Ghost
Michael reviews Ana Lily Amirpour's "The Bad Batch" for Without Your Head
Sophia and Michael attending Genreblast 2 for INDIE FILMMAKERS UNLEASHED panel!
Kill Giggles teaser features Darling Pet Munkee's "Live Toy Circus (With Performing CHAMELEON)"
Sophia and Michael help create teaser for Safe Place
The Beethoven Reclamation Society presents The Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125
Blood of the Tribades wins in four categories for Under The Morgue's Best of 2016
Blood of the Tribades June 2017 screenings - Brattleboro, VT and Somerville, MA
The Motion Sick's "30 Lives" featured on The Anchorite Soundtrack. Download it free!
Sophia on Horror Happens podcast!
"Hipster Ghost" & "With Whip" screening at the Women in Comedy Festival! #WICF2017
Blood of the Tribades trailer included in special "LET'S GO TO THE DRIVE-IN" Frankenstein Created Bikers / Dear God No! double feature disc
Michael interviewed about Crowdfunding Basics on Take the Lead Radio With Dr. Diane Hamilton
Michael shares crowdfunding secrets on Crowdcrux podcast (and talks about his Crowdfunding Basics In 30 Minutes Basics book)
Blood of the Tribades Horror Pack exclusive blu-ray!
Blood of the Tribades available on blu-ray and DVD!
The Blood is the Life documentary about the themes and making of Blood of the Tribades!
Blood of the Tribades available now on limited-edition VHS!
Michael's book: Crowdfunding Basics In 30 Minutes: How to use Kickstarter, Indiegogo, and other crowdfunding platforms to support your entrepreneurial and creative dreams
Sophia and Michael on Without Your Head - archive now available!
Sophia and Michael's 2016 in Review
The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library featured in BANDED documentary on collaborative songwriting
Michael's Twitter story "The Frog Soldiers" published in Deadman’s Tome Trumpocalypse
Honky Holocaust out on Troma via Blu Ray and VOD! (Michael did some post work on this)
Blood of the Tribades Lipsync - Scatterbrain "Down With the Ship (Slight Return)" thanks Noel Proulx
Blood of the Tribades Lipsync - Sidewalk Driver "Dancing with her Friends" thanks John Doherty
Blood of the Tribades at Fright Night Horror Weekend Film Festival on Sunday 11/27 Louisville, KY
Michael helped produce "Basophobia" for the 15 Second Horror Film Challenge
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 wins Best Feature (overall) at Imaginarium Convention Film Festival 2016!
(NSFW) Grindsploitation 2: The Lost Reels w/exclusive Blood of the Tribades trailer - distributed by Troma and 30 VHS limited edition by SRS Cinema
J.B. Spins reviews Blood of the Tribades
The Cinema Files reviews Blood of the Tribades
Weekend Vampire - short film
Scream Magazine reviews Blood of the Tribades
We love Phantasm and made a little interview film! The Existential Dread and Friendship of Phantasm
Blood of the Tribades at Upstate NY Horror Film Festival on Saturday 10/15 Rochester, NY
Blood of the Tribades at Scare-A-Con on Saturday 10/1
The Filmmaking Fool 9/26 Roundup: Jim McDonough, frame resolution, basics of electricity, and entering the world of filmmaking
Magnetic available for DVD pre-order (currently streaming) - Nov. 22 release
Sophia & Michael at The Mary Dolan Show - Los Angeles!
Sophia and Michael interview John Sox for The Return of the Living Dead blu ray bonus featurette
Michael co-authors journal article on "hidden hearing loss"
Blood of the Tribades at B Movie Underground in The Netherlands 9/2/16
Blood of the Tribades wins Best Score at GENRE BLAST Film Festival in Culpeper, VA 08/19/16
Blood of the Tribades at Starburst Film Festival, Manchester UK 8/28/16
Blood of the Tribades at GENCON, Indianapolis 8/4/16!
Blood of the Tribades at Fantasmagorical Film Festival in Louisville, KY 7/31/16
Blood of the Tribades Lipsynching: Outsider "Hero" !!! Thanks Phil White!
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
Blood of the Tribades at Origins Film Festival, Columbus, OH 6/11/16
Blood of the Tribades at International Horror Hotel, Hudson, OH 6/11/16
Watch Thirteen: a new short film that premiered at Museum of Fine Arts on Friday the 13th!
Blood of the Tribades at Phoenix Comicon 6/3/16!
El Loco Nihilismo: a film for the 48 Hour Film Project 2016 Boston by The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library
Blood of the Tribades at International Vampire Film and Arts Festival in Transylvania!
Blood of the Tribades at Sanford International Film Festival - 5/27/16
Blood of the Tribades at Vienna Fright Nights on 5/11/16!
Sophia and Michael 2016 interview on Department of Tangents Podcast
We are stealing energy from the sun! Updated: 3 years of data from our solar-panel system.
Michael joins panel for Cambridge Arts Mixer at Danger!Awesome - June 2, 2016 6:30 - 8 PM
The Color of Air podcast extensive interview with Sophia and Michael (2nd interview with The Color of Air)
Blood of the Tribades Lipsync - "Rock and Roll Part 2" thanks Kickstarter backer Joe Renken
Blood of the Tribades wins Best New England Film at the Boston Underground Film Festival - 3/27/2016 Brattle Theatre (World Premiere) - Cambridge, MA
Blood of the Tribades Lipsynching: Katrina & The Waves "Walking on Sunshine" thanks Rachel Eddey
Blood of the Tribades Lipsynching: The Incredible String Band "Witches Hat" thanks to kickstarter backer Esther Y. Smith
Blood of the Tribades Lipsynching: Tom Waits "16 Shells From A Thirty-Ought Six" - Thanks to Kickstarter backer John Walsh!
"The Unnaturals" short story published in the anthology Dystopian Express by Hydra Publications
Blood of the Tribades Lipsynching: Poison "Talk Dirty to Me" - Thanks to Kickstarter backer Sarah Steinberg Heller!
Blood of the Tribades Lipsynching: Depeche Mode "Shake the Disease" - Thanks to Kickstarter backer Kenneth McKlinkski!
MAGNETIC available now exclusively on Steam! 33% off this week!
Boston Hassle's first annual #HassleTelethon on SCATV includes our film, "For the love of metamorphosis" - March 4th at 10am until March 5th at 10am, 2016
Here's why we're leaving Boston for L.A.
Sophia and Michael video interviews by Fallon's Daily Toast, SaGaTalk, and Indie Rising!
Sophia Cacciola and Michael J. Epstein for Joint Overlord of Planet Earth as we battle Vermin Supreme and Captain Titus!
The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library's "Amylee" on CBS's Player Style Files with Bronson Arroyo
Sophia and Michael's 2015 in Review!
FAT movie released!
Friday Night Films' Idioms Origins Volume 1 Trailer - MJE cameo
Magnetic wins Claw Award for Best Special Effects at the Terror Film Festival! Also nominated for Best Feature and Best Director!