I spent last fall and part of this winter cutting an exciting new documentary about the music/art group Fischerspooner. FS blew up the New York art scene in 2001 and went on to tear the pants off of pop stardom. It’s a great story intimately told and I can’t wait for the world to see […]
I had the pleasure of working with Ken Murphy to cut his short film Reaching Home this past summer. The film stars Debra Monk, legend of the screen and stage, leading an excellent ensemble cast. Festival submissions are underway and the good new has started to roll in! Will post an update shortly.
A new video created for Elastic City, co-sponsored by Visual Aids, documenting the walk “Spread” by Todd Shalom and Niegel Smith. This was a GREAT walk that for me brought up some interesting issues about public space and the theme of security. A pleasure to collaborate with these wonderful artists as always. SPREAD from Danya Abt […]
Running time: 6 minutes 26 seconds For tasty food, a healthy planet, and a strong local economy, sustainable food is a win-win-win. In The Harvest, my partner and cinematographer Zac & I visited buckwheat and the Farmer Ground Mill of Ithaca, NY to talk about doing right while eating well. Erick Smith of Cayuga Organics […]
Full speed ahead!! I’ve spent the last few months cutting Metropolis Illinois. It is a beautiful beast–sometimes we wrestle and sometimes we tango. I will be submitting a rough cut to IFP film week at the beginning of March before beginning another editing job. We’re currently seeking funding and strategic partners for the film: please contact […]
Last fall I had the great pleasure of working with Crossborders Media (now RAIN) on a series of videos featuring sustainable projects in American cities. It was a very fun project produced by the very talented Mike Mazur and I got to travel virtually around the county.