Harrison's Closet : Director, Producer, and Production Designer
"..there is one lie that stands alone. The lie we tell ourselves." - Harrison
Harrison's Closet, written by Alex Whitmer, tells the story of a man who discovers the spark which sets his true life -- and self -- in motion. Set in 1956, Harrison's Closet was shot in Berwyn, Illinois.
Cast: Jay Disney, Elizabeth Laidlaw, and Aemilia Scott. Cinematography by Christopher Barrett. Currently in post-production.
Laundromat : Director, Writer, Production Designer
"What sets us apart from the beasts of the night that could destroy you and not give it a second thought. Could it also be the same thing that saves you?" - The Boy
In LAUNDROMAT, we take a look at the relationships we create with strangers we encounter, and how friends can become a new sort of family. Laundromat deals with a man, woman and child who meet up weekly to do their laundry, and find themselves making a connection in a life that is fleeting and so brief.
Cast: David Valle, Lorna Street Dopson, and Vincent Emilio. Cinematography by Christopher Barrett.
Winner: Best Writer, Alejandra Valera, 2016 Chicago Horror Film Festival Best Music, 2016 Chicago Horror Film Festival
A Man of Limited Emotional Means : Director, Producer, Production Designer
How much does your upbringing affect who you will become as a parent? Will Nature or Nurture prevail? Nine-year-old Bell adores his unreliable father, Jackson. When his parents divorce, Bell must become Jackson's friend, cohort and at times caregiver -- often with disappointing results.
Set in Louisiana in 1978, A Man of Limited Emotional Means tells the story of 9-year-old Bell. It examines family relationships and all of their complexities.
Cast: Jay Disney, Katie Walker, Derek Wayne Johnson, AmberDawn Landrum, Fabian Moreno, and Vincent Emilio. Cinematography by Christopher Barrett.