Here we are at Capo Camino on the 3rd day of shooting in August 2016. Valentino Mannias improvises a modern workn’ man’s lament (that of the actor and film crew) sung in a traditional


Making films is kind of like being on a runaway train. You have a destination, but getting there never really goes the way you planned. And so the real work becomes how

The Edifice on demand!

If you haven’t yet seen it, my “digressive” 35mm film, The Edifice, is now playing at Vimeo on Demand. Julien and Claudia voyage through a mysterious landscape of city, nature, and industrial

Cinema Turbulent & Canadian Anthropology Society

The Edifice has been selected for presentation as part of the Cinema Turbulent Film Festival taking place May 8th to 11th at the University of Victoria in BC. Festival organizers

The Edifice – Best Experimental Film @ Niagara Indi FilmFest

I was honored to receive an award for the Best Experimental Film at this year’s Niagara Indi FilmFest in St. Catharines, Ontario. It was great to see the selection of

The Edifice in Krakow

If you like “philosophical pictures” then this event is not to be missed especially if you happen to be in the Krakow area – or better yet – you can

The Edifice @ Niagara Indie Film Festival

For the homies who’ve been wondering… The Edifice will screen this April 14th, 2012 in St. Catharines Ontario at the Rodman Hall Art Centre as part of the Niagara Indie

Festiwal Filmu Filozoficznego

The Edifice has been selected to be part of the 6th Philosophy Film Festival – Kinematograf Filozoficzny taking place this March in Krakow, Poland. March 29th, 6pm at the KIKA

Some Retro-Funk for February

Its that wonderful cabin fever time of the year again… This little shot of funk is a part of an art-video created in collaboration with Michael A. Robison for his

Offscreen Interview – The Edifice by Frank Sanna

Who is Frank Sanna? What kind of filmmaker is he? These are enigmatic questions that may never be answered completely, however, the film journal Offscreen has published an article that