Hi all, Anyone in Chicago? I just found out from the distributor that American Zombie will be screening at the Gene Siskel Film Center as part of its "Stranger than Fiction" Documentary series. Here are the details. Unfortunately I won't be able to make it there, but if anyone has friends in Chicago who might enjoy it I would appreciate your spreading the word!
Stranger Than Fiction series at the Gene Siskel Film Center this weekend:
Just posted the new AMERICAN ZOMBIE theatrical poster in my photo album. Not exactly sure how to get it in the body of this blog -- because I am technologically impaired. Anyway, AZ will be opening on March 28 at the Laemmle Sunset 5 in Los Angeles! There will be other screenings scheduled, and I will post them here as they come up.
Here's a bit of info on the fi...Read more
Finally saw Lee Chang-Dong's "Secret Sunshine" last night at the LA County Museum. I'd heard so much about the movie since it was at Cannes last year, and also because my friend Hanna Lee was the producer. Lee is one of my favorite Korean directors. His emphasis on ordinary people in both ordinary and extraordinary situations is one of his biggest strengths.
Anyway, I was really blown away by Jeon Do Yeon's performance. She IS the movie. So much subtlety on her face. If you've seen the movie...Read more
Hello, I recently joined the Alive not Dead community and am happy to be here. I love the name of the website because I recently directed a movie called AMERICAN ZOMBIE, which will be released early next year. It's a personal horror film about a couple of filmmakers who set out to document a community of zombies living in Los Angeles. I hope you'll be able to check it out. I'll be blogging here about various things that interest me, and also be posting updates about American Zombie. Meanwhile,if you'd like to view the trailer, ...Read more