TRASH DANCE Still Making Waves + New Film!
Dear TRASH DANCE supporters,
There's news about TRASH DANCE, but first, I want to let you know that I am making a new FICTION film, LA AFORTUNADA/THE LUCKY ONE... Read more
TRASH DANCE now on iTunes!
Hi, again, Trash Dancers,
Your support has really gone far. Farther than I ever imagined. Trash Dancehas played in outdoor screenings in Durham, NC, Napa, CA, and... Read more
TRASH DANCE DVD Discount
"Thrilling, exuberant...sublime." Did you see The Washington Post review of TRASH DANCE? You can read the whole thing here.
TRASH DANCE is now available on DVD. As an... Read more
Let Them Know!
Okay I really need your help now. We got a great review in the New York Times: http://nyti.ms/ZRtMEr
We've got a super new trailer: http://bit.ly/TrashTrailer
But NOW I need you to... Read more
Trash Dance opens in NY, Austin, selects cities
Hey, you all-
Many thanks again for your early and enthusiastic support for Trash Dance. Please let all of your friends know that we are officially releasing Trash... Read more
NY Premiere this Tuesday at Lincoln Center!
Dear TRASH DANCE Kickstarter supporters, TRASH DANCE is the official closing film of the Lincoln Center Dance on Camera Film Festival. Described as one of the "can't miss" films on... Read more
Lincoln Center and a Vote
Hey, there -Happy New Year. I do hope you are thriving, wherever you are. By now I have mailed the screener to everyone eligible for a copy of TRASH DANCE.... Read more
DVD's, Festivals, Gotham Award voting
Hi, TRASH DANCE amigos,
I am making the DVD's for you even as I write. Ran out of ink for the printable DVDs but up and running again. This is... Read more
Congratulations to us all! TRASH DANCE won the Audience Award at Silverdocs! Amazing! Abrazos to you all, Andrew
TRash Dance wins Audience Award at Full Frame!
Dear Kickstarter friends of Trash Dance,
If you also supported the finishing phase on Trash Dance, please forgive me for sending this news to you again. I am pleased and... Read more
TRASH DANCE wins Award at SXSW!
Dear Kickstarter Supporters,
It was an amazing four screenings at SXSW! We may have set a record for largest number of people to see a film at SXSW. We had... Read more
TRASH DANCE Launch campaign begun!
TRASH DANCE is good....really, really, good. Thanks for believing in it and thanks for helping to make it happen.
Now I have just started a short campaign to raise the... Read more
Trash Dance Premieres at SXSW!
Trash Dance was selected for the Documentary Spotlight category in this year's SXSW Film Festival in Austin. This is extremely exciting news for the film. I could not... Read more
Sneak Preview (please read all the way down)
Hey, You All-
Thank you again for you support. You are the people who believed in this. Here is the link for a look at the fine cut for TRASH... Read more
Moving Forward with a Fine Cut
We are on target with a strong fine cut right now. The goal is to lock picture in December and finish the sound editing, mix, and color correction... Read more
Rough Cut Screening tonight in Austin
I'm having an impromptu screening of TRASH DANCE tonight at 8:15 in Studio 4D on the UT Campus. I need some fresh eyes and would love any of you Austin... Read more
Massive information update-Sundance and Beyond
Hi, Trash Dance Kickstarters
This is a note I just sent out to my friends and crew working on the finishing stages of Trash Dance. It seemed like a good... Read more
Let's Try Again
I'm not sure what happened. Vimeo says the program was deleted. I will re-upload and send you all another notice. Sorry for the delay. It takes about ten hours to... Read more
See the Rough Cut!
Exclusive for you all on Kickstarter. I have posted my current rough cut of TRASH DANCE on vimeo for you to see. I feel this is working but there is... Read more
Rough cut for TRASH DANCE
We are not in the final stretches of the film but the end is in sight. What has happened since the last update? So much. In late December... Read more
Video Installation and Rough Cut (And More)
I'm attaching some clips from a video installation I did with Austin artist, Barna Kantor, based on still portraits I made of Solid Waste Services employees. It has been up... Read more
Allison is at again!
Allison Orr is re-mounting the Trash Project for one more performance in Austin on the same site I filmed in 2009 for TRASH DANCE. We're still cutting the film, but... Read more
New Year Update
Naturally there's a ton of things for me to tell you since the last update. I did not realize that this site could be an ongoing conversation, so... Read more
We're getting close to the end of this as a kickstarter project. So here's the latest news. And thanks again.
This support through Kickstarter is great and will be the... Read more
Well, I am thrilled to have to write 267 thank you notes. I hope you all will continue to let people know about the project. I want to write more... Read more
Live Public Radio Interview
Allison Orr and I are interviewed live on "Word of Mouth" from New Hampshire Public Radio by show host, Virginia Prescott. There's a "Listen" button on the link below:
Well, it was interesting. I learned a lot about what broadcasters and cable casters are looking for. Met some very good filmmakers and some old filmmaker friends (also very good).... Read more
Here is the trailer I am presenting as part of my pitch this afternoon. I'll leave the computer at 9:00 a.m. Pacific time, but I'll see any comments before then.... Read more
Good News, More Push
I'm in Santa Monica making one more edit of the trailer I will show tomorrow. Twelve projects are pitching to a group of cable producers. The winner of the pitchfest... Read more
Trash Dance on New Hampshire Public Radio Thursday
Allison Orr and I will be interviewed between 11:32 and 11:45 Central Time this Thursday, September 16th, on "Word of Mouth," a talk show on New Hampshire Public Radio and... Read more
Good News/Bad News
It is very exciting to see that we are getting close to the goal for "Trash Dance." I will be putting up a few more clips in about a week.... Read more
Two other clips
If you like what you saw in the trailer you might want to take a look at two earlier pieces. We are just at the start of editing so there... Read more
IndieWire Article Today
IndieWire, the movie online newsletter did a little feature on TRASH DANCE. Go to the IndieWire website at http://www.indiewire.com/ and choose "In the Works." The still photo from TRASH DANCE... Read more