A film by Sleepover Shows featuring Michael J. Epstein, Sophia Cacciola, and Tanya Palit’s visit to #OccupyBoston – with narration by MJE

Sleepover Shows: Occupy Boston: Music and ProtestSomething is wrong. If we cannot agree on everything, at least we can agree on that. For far too long people have been out of work. For far too long people have been losing hope, and all so quickly after we seemed to have …

TEN radio feature: listen to Jade, Sophia and Michael on Citywide Blackout (UNregular Radio)

Listen to the very first interview we do, breaking the silence on TEN – on Citywide Blackout! We’re on right at the beginning. Well, after Jade and Sophia talk about Diva Cups. At about 6:30, we actually stop the Diva Cups talk and start movie talk for real! Original post:We are now …

TEN Principal Photography Day 9: December 13, 2012 – Beach Mansion – Barrington, RI (WARNING: SPOILERS)

Day 9 We started off Day 9 by trying to take advantage of natural sunlight. It was pretty impossible to fully light the stairwell, so we hoped we could fill in some of the shadows with the little bit of exposure sunlight that came in through the windows along the …

TEN Principal Photography Day 5: December 9, 2012 – Beach Mansion – Barrington, RI (WARNING: SPOILERS)

Day 5 We got to start the day throwing Rachel down the stairs. We gave her some knee pads, so it was cool. (I kid. We didn’t give her knee pads.) We also got to make her uncomfortable by shoving a lit lighter – the “2nd favorite lighter” to be …

The ten days of principal shooting for TEN: an overview

Photo by Rachel Leah Blumenthal TEN the movie Principal Photography OverviewNow that I am finally just beginning to recover from principal photography for TEN, I finally have the time and the focus to present a recap of each of the days of filming. I will be posting ten blog posts over the …

#ncmr11 – Local Media and Culture: What Does It All Mean for the Music Scene? at The National Conference for Media Reform

This morning, I am speaking on the panel, Local Media and Culture: What Does It All Mean for the Music Scene? (http://conference.freepress.net/session/505/local-media-and-culture-what-does-it-all-mean-music-scene) I am specifically on the panel to discuss how local media can be used to build up a music community. In a sense, my goal is to provide …