60 Seconds to Die Anthology featuring “doppelgänger” segment by Sophia and Michael released on DVD

60 Seconds to Die is a non-stop, heart-pounding, horror anthology, uniting the most amazing new filmmakers from across the globe to create a new dimension in terror. Modern Day Video Grindhouse, in the style of the most shocking and gritty movies of the 70’s, 60 Seconds to Die will grind …

First trailer for international anthology PHOBIA featuring Sophia and Michael’s “Somniphobia”

    The first trailer is here for Phobia (2018 release)! We have a segment included in this awesome anthology: “Somniphobia!” PHOBIA – the movie from Domiziano Cristopharo on Vimeo. Phobia press Screen Anarchy Dark Veins Trailer Dark Veins original post 15 International Directors Develop an Unusual ‘Phobia’ boca do Inferno …

Sophia and Michael help create teaser for Safe Place

Sophia and I served as the west-coast proxy production team for Safe Place, a film shooting in Florida later this year starring Ashley Mary Nunes. The Florida team couldn’t make the journey to Los Angeles for the teaser shoot, so Sophia got to break out her new Blackmagic URSA mini pro to …

Weekend Vampire – short film

Weekend Vampire is now available to watch for free on Amazon Prime! If you don’t have a prime membership, you can still watch it for free with ads! Weekend Vampire was created by Sophia and Allix Mortis (who you may remember as the star of Magnetic!) for a Women in …

Scream Magazine reviews Blood of the Tribades

We’re very honored to be reviewed in the legendary Scream Magazine (the world’s #1 horror magazine). They found the message at the heart of the film:   “…acts as an attack on those who bend religion to their own ends, and serves to highlight the detriment (to both men and women) …

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 …

Watch Video of SCATV’s Potluck & Lecture Series presents: How To Survive As An Independent Filmmaker with Michael J. Epstein and Jonathan Case 10/15/15

I am quite excited to have been invited to talk at SCATV‘s potluck series! I’ll talk a bit about how we’ve navigated indie filmmaking for the past few years. I am very pleased to be joined by the excellent Jonathan Case. He’s one of my favorite Boston-area filmmakers and I’ve …

Sophia and Michael create “For the love of Metamorphosis” – a short film for the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston program, “For the love of…” February 8, 2015

Watch on Amazon Prime! Created “For the love of…” with Boston Storytellers at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston February 8, 2015 Jade Sylvan, host; author of Kissing Oscar Wilde, poet, performerSophia Cacciola and Michael J. Epstein, filmmakersWes Hazard, comedian, storytellerObehi Janice, writer, actressAl Miner, assistant curator, Contemporary ArtCourtnee Nagim-Chase, …

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: Film/Actor/Revolutionary Crush: Benicio del Toro hosting Q&As after showings of CHE at Kendall Square Cinemas

This article originally appears on Boston Band Crush ). This weekend, Benicio del Toro will be hosting Q&A sessions after screenings of his new 4+ hour film, Che, at Kendall Square Cinemas. Those showtimes are, according to a statement from the theater:Sunday, January 18 at 7:00 pmMonday, January 19 at …