Category Archives: Alien Boy

So we had a sold-out movie première in Portland, Oregon, and shit…

Movie premières are pretty intense. There’s lots of shouting and stuff beforehand, but then it’s beautiful and you’re left feeling weird, yet proud, yet weird. The highlight of my première, personally, was having the subject’s father come over afterwards and …Read more…

Visualizing Mala Noche and My Own Private Idaho

I interviewed John Campbell, the director of photography for our film Alien Boy, last night. You can read the whole thing here. Campbell is probably among the most successful filmmakers I’ve interviewed, [although Robert Benton was a big deal, and …Read more…

Garth Stein At Powells Tonight

Garth Stein, author of The Art of Racing in the Rain, is reading at Powells in Beaverton tonight. I’m going, because Stein donated a bunch of money to our film, Alien Boy. But you should go because he’s emerging as …Read more…