narrative & doc

SLIDESHOW: Recent Work

New Feature "The Red Goodnight" is Now in Post-Production


The dark recesses of guilt command the senses as a boxer who aspires to be an actor is thrust into a world he is unprepared to face. A crime has been committed. Something terrible has happened. Or has it? And at what price success?


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Image by John C. Koch

New Short Film "Jihadi Jane"
Now in Production


An American woman turned home-grown jihadist, Jane has joined a small radical Islamic terror cell in New York. She has a meticulously thought-out plan to bomb Times Square and is determined to see it through at all costs. Part psychological study, part exploration of the appeal of radical ideology, part noir fever dream, Jiadhi Jane does not hold back.



Image by John C. Koch


New Short Film "Winter Solstice"
Set to Debut


A young woman returns home to rural Montana to spend Christmas with her ailing father at his lonely ranch, where he is the last family member remaining. The family has coped with its share of tragedy through the years, and she must come to terms with the past as she tries to comfort her father as he recovers from a recent stroke.



Image by Jim Abel


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