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16mm experiments (fall 2019)

16mm / 2019

included processes:

-hand-processing (reversal & negative)
-contact printing
-optical printing
-photograms
-traveling mattes

MIIV - SUBURBAN

digital / 2019

A film by SAINT A and Callan Thomas

counting to ten

digital / 2019

Easy Living

digital / 2019

password: callan

in 1953, conformity was at the forefront of american culture. dennis, a teenager sunken into his suburban family, has begun to feel outcasted within this lifestyle. afraid to conform himself, he dreams of an escape. 

 

written/directed: callan thomas
dennis: kuba kilmczuk
doris: mallorey wallace

charles: cam mcdougall
sound tech: chloe corcoran

cinematography/editing/score: callan thomas

SO ZUPPY - 'PRECIOUS MOTION'

vhs / 2018

find more from so zuppy here:
https://sozuppy.bandcamp.com
https://instagram.com/sozuppy

HOMAGE

16mm / 2018

a study on the importance of places that have shaped me into who i am today and the question of where my true "home" lies.

special thanks to
kuba kilmczuk
alanis wagner 
chloe corcoran

vibrations of home

digital / 2018

motion

digital / 2018

a documentation of every-day motion around us

trust

digital / 2018

a visual study on trust -
i interviewed my grandfather over the phone on what trust means to him and any lessons he has learned about it throughout this life. i then abstractly visualized certain aspects surrounding trust as whole and how others perceive it in their own way.

waver

16mm / 2018

a visualization of the constant alternation of lightness and darkness within our lives.

MAN

[performance - pt.1]

digital / 2018

LIMITATIONS

directed by Kate Wydeven

digital / 2017

the confrontation of change. is having the freedom of being alone truly freedom? are you afraid to gain more freedom as you grow - and does that fear restrain you?

credit:

cinematographer

COVERAGE

16mm / 2017

 

a silent documentation of a dream-like day consisted of taking some photos with friends.
shot on bell & howell 70-DL 

SEE YOU SOON

digital / 2017

 

for the last couple of years, i couldn't wait to move out and live on my own. i learned that you don't start looking back until you've actually gone through it.

SEOUL - I NEGATE

digital / 2017

 

it's easy to feel trapped in the suburbs, however the ones around you can make that feeling disappear...even if it's only for one evening.

featuring:

clara gaspar

kruz karstedt

gavin poje

GREEN CREEK - 

FATHER NATURE

digital / 2017

official music video / all rights reserved

featuring:

amina odogba

kruz karstedt

samuel vogel

 

SEEING THROUGH YOU

(shortened version)

digital / 2016

written by:
amina odogba
anna schwarzkopf
braden baumann
callan blachowski

featuring:

amina odogba as june

hannes steen as hannes

special thanks:

mallorey wallace

aubrey lindwall

NIGHT LIGHTS

digital / 2016

a short film about revenge fully created in less than 2 hours.

 

by callan blachowski and kate wydeven