Hipster Ghost

Hipster Ghost is a short film made for the Women in Comedy Festival Rachel Bloom Challenge. “Filmmakers were challenged to use an opening line of dialogue provided by Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’s co-creator, writer, and star Rachel Bloom – “YOU CAN’T DO THAT” to create a comedy short between 1 to 5 minutes.” …

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 …

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 …

Friday Night Films’ Idioms Origins Volume 1 Trailer – MJE cameo

I had the pleasure of making a small appearance in this Friday Night Films (YouTube channel) project as the manager of The Store and the guy in the ads for “Get Abs in 30 days” (and others)! The workout regimen to prepare for the film was very difficult, but you can see, …

“One” Porcelain Dalya’s directorial debut, Cinematography/Sound/Editing by Epstein/Cacciola

Porcelain Dalya‘s writing/directorial debut, One is now available to watch! We have worked with Dalya on too many things to count at this point (including her award-winning role as the co-ed in TEN movie) and we were happy to help out on her first film. It premiered at the Boston …

“Invisible Friend” by Izzy Lee – cinematography/sound by Epstein/Cacciola

We spent a very fun Patriot’s day doing cinematography and sound on Izzy Lee‘s latest short created for The Stanley Film Festival Filmmaking Frenzy competition. Go vote for it by giving it a like here. photo by Timothy Porter Invisible FriendA boy’s imaginary friend comes out to play. Directed, written, …

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, …

What did we make in 2012? A brief recap

I’ll post a full year summary soon, but here’s just a quick recap of what we managed to put out this year. Our original goal was to release 10 albums/EPs in 2012. We got a little sidetracked making movies and partaking in other adventures, but we came close. Here’s what …

The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library’s “A Brief History of Flight” …or why would someone want to make a silent film in 2012?

Why would someone want to make a silent film in 2012? The Story of The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library’s “A Brief History of Flight” We all have a desire to escape that which imprisons us, and this inspires us to seek powers that exceed our natural capabilities.  The word “flight” …