LINKS TO CREATIVE WORK
1. Mid-Film Crisis. 60 min. This is a very rough work-in-progress.
This is a very rough work-in-progress.
In the film’s primary narrative arc, filmmaker Kara (real and imagined) wants to have a baby. Framing the story are auditions and behind-the-scenes documentary footage as her feature is being shot about a single filmmaker who is trying to have a baby. Her Mom offers comical commentary on the life choices of both Kara and the actress playing Kara; the unsustainability of a life forged in the creative arts; and the difference between feminists of her own generation and Kara’s.
2. The Callback. 13 min. 2023
The Callback is a 12-minute comedy about a struggling artist in an out-of-touch film industry. The film blends fiction, animation, humor, and poetry to call out an industry where women are underrepresented onscreen and off.
3. 39 ½. 72 min. 2019
39 1/2 mixes narrative drama, comic irony, and animation to follow the journey of asingle, female experimental filmmaker pushing 40 and hell-bent on having a child.
4. Bachelorette, 34. 30 min. 2009.
Bachelorette, 34 examines the pressure society puts on women to find Mr. Right.
5. Grrlyshow. 20 min. 2001
A film about girlzines, zine-makers, and their relationship to contemporary feminism.