Tag Archives: short film

TELL-TALE SUBTITLES 1 – Brazilian Portuguese

“The Tell-Tale Heart – a musicabre“, my musical short film adaptation of the short story by Edgar Allan Poe, was seen in over 80 film festivals all over the world. Most festivals, regardless of where in the world they took … Continue reading

Posted in Cinema Scope, Literary Lyricism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

P&P – Day 1 – Home Invasion

It was our first day of shooting. I was nearly naked, in a too small bathtub of cooling water, being watched by a crew of a dozen or so people, most I’d met for the first time today. And this … Continue reading

Posted in Cinema Scope, Musicabilia | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

TELL-TALE at HALLOWEEN HORROR PICTURE SHOW

There’s another chance to see my musical short film Edgar Allan Poe adaptation “The Tell-Tale Heart – a musicabre” this Friday at a live film festival screening in Orlando, Florida. “The Tell-Tale Heart – a musicabre” will be screening courtesy … Continue reading

Posted in Cinema Scope, Musicabilia, Notes in the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

TELL-TALE at DENALI

“THE TELL-TALE HEART – A MUSICABRE” plays at the DENALI FILM FESTIVAL July 15-18 streaming on-line Alaska’s Denali Film Festival (click here to go there) had accepted my short film musical Edgar Allan Poe adaptation “The Tell-Tale Heart – a … Continue reading

Posted in Cinema Scope, Musicabilia, Notes in the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

P&P – Today the Hair Gets Shorn!

Today I cut my hair. All of it. Off. Beard too. I’ll be completely clean shaven and bald. This has been in the works for over a year. I got the closest hair cut of my life July 2019, and … Continue reading

Posted in Cinema Scope, Notes in the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

TELL-TALE SKIPTOWN MUSICAL WINNER

Skiptown Playhouse Film Festival Awards “The Tell-Tale Heart – a musicabre” or an incredible delightful distinction vs an insignificant dialectic dilemma As Vincenzo CarubiaI, festival director of the Los Angeles based Skiptown Playhouse International Film Festival, elaborates in announcing the … Continue reading

Posted in Cinema Scope, Musicabilia, Notes in the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Introducing the Pit and Pendulum Page

Next week we go into production for my Tell-Tale follow-up “The Pit and the Pendulum – a musicabre”. I hope to post some on-set diary entries; if I find time; we’ll see… Either way more news on my next short … Continue reading

Posted in Cinema Scope, Literary Lyricism, Musicabilia, Notes in the News | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

P&P – Intimations of the Horrors to Come

Next week “The Pit and the Pendulum – a musicabre”, the follow up to my first musical Edgar Allan Poe short film adaptation “The Tell-Tale Heart – a musicabre“, goes into production. So now is a good time to share … Continue reading

Posted in Arts-a-Poppin', Cinema Scope, Literary Lyricism, Musicabilia | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

TELL-TALE FLORIDA THREEPEAT

TELL-TALE RETURNS TO FLORIDA IN AUGUST “The Tell-Tale Heart – a musicabre“, my musical short film Edgar Allan Poe adaptation, has been making the festival rounds since November 2019. And it’s still going strong, even though a one year to … Continue reading

Posted in Cinema Scope, Melodies Linger On, Notes in the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

TELL-TALE SKIPTOWN NOMINATIONS

“The Tell-Tale Heart – a musicabre” has been nominated for Short Narrative, Experimental Short and Best Actor in a Short at the Skiptown Playhouse International Film Festival, presenting this June 24 – July 1 in Hollywood, CA. The Skiptown festival … Continue reading

Posted in Cinema Scope, Musicabilia, Notes in the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

TELL-TALE BACK IN NEW YORK

Breaking News: This June “The Tell-Tale Heart – a musicabre” will play at the International New York Film Festival!!! Scheduled to run online June 25 to July 4, 2021 (More info to come. Watch this website.) It’ll be a busy … Continue reading

Posted in Cinema Scope, Musicabilia, Notes in the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

TELL-TALE RETURNS TO LONDON

“The Tell-Tale Heart – a musicabre” at the Romford Horror Independent Film Festival The last trip I took before the pandemic lock downs was to the London International Filmmaker Festival in February 2020. I am happy to report that my … Continue reading

Posted in Cinema Scope, Musicabilia, Notes in the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

3 Seconds of HELL

An Advance Mini Audio Peek at “The Pit and the Pendulum – a musicabre” “If there’s a hell, this is the music.” That was my mother’s succinct critique of the score of my short film “The Pit and the Pendulum … Continue reading

Posted in Cinema Scope, Musicabilia | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Tell-Tale Festival Tidbits

Some other Awards (Not) Making the News Lately Apropos of other much more momentous film awards news being announced, I thought I might update some Tell-Tale news on that front. The Hollywood Screenings Film Festival has honored “The Tell-Tale Heart … Continue reading

Posted in Cinema Scope, Musicabilia, Notes in the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

AMERICAN FILMATIC ARTS AWARD(S?)

Maybe I should just say thank you and not ask awkward, pedantic questions? This past Friday I received this notification email regarding my short film “The Tell-Tale Heart – a musicabre“: Dear Danny, CONGRATULATIONS! Your film submission has been chosen for … Continue reading

Posted in Cinema Scope, Musicabilia, Notes in the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

TELL-TALE LA WEEKEND

Watch (and vote for) “The Tell-Tale Heart – a musicabre” for Free this Weekend via the Los Angeles Television, Script and Film Festival This Saturday and Sunday, or more precisely from midnight EST Friday night through midnight PST Monday morning, … Continue reading

Posted in Cinema Scope, Musicabilia, Notes in the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment