09 April, 2014 Girl Model has been nominated for a Webby!!! Please take a moment and vote now for the People's Voice Award. Click here.
02 April, 2014 Night Labor was awarded a special mention at Docudays! "For a provocative, atypical, allegorical description of industrial work and personal freedom." Read about it here.
14 March, 2014 Choreography premiered recently at Sundance Film Festival. Its next screening is Cinema du Reel Film Festival in Paris, followed by several more US and International festivals. Choreography also screened in a gallery as part of Concordia's Open Studios. PBS America ReFramed broadcast Downeast in February 2014 and it is currently screening on Link TV. We've received several emails from passengers on Air Canada that Downeast is screening on the airline. Such a wonderful surprise!
We attended True/False February 27-March 2, 2014, it is a festival devoted to the craft of documentary storytelling in Colubmia, MO. David Redmon was quoted in a newspaper, "If there's two festivals that you can attend every year make sure True False is one of them." We'll soon upload our short movie on True/False that we filmed while in Columbia.
David's first book on video ethnogoraphy and documentary filmmaking will be released this summer by Routledge Press. He is currently in the middle of his second book on documentary filmmaking and the public sphere.
11 April, 2013 We just got the poster design (see below; click to enlarge) for our latest film Night Labor by Jesse Bussey Design. We're excited that the film will have it's world premiere at Visions du Reel in Switzerland.
11 January 2013 Happy New Year! We're excited to be working with Camden International Film Festival organizing a Maine screening tour of Downeast. If you live in Maine check out the screenings below.
- The Grand, Ellsworth, ME, January 12, 2013
- Colonial, Belfast, ME, January 17 & 24, 2013
- Camden Opera House, Camden, ME, January 19, 2013
- Lincoln Theatre, Damariscotta, ME, January 22-23, 2013
- The Frontier, Brunswick, ME, January 24-25, 2013
- Harbor Theatre, Boothbay Harbor, February 2, 2013
14 October 2012 Here's a recent Boston NPR interview with David Redmon and Ashley Sabin promoting Downeast screening at Boston MFA today (October 14). Click here.
18 September 2012 "Night Laborer" a new film by David Redmon will be screening as a rough cut at Camden International Film Festival. See details here. An article about the film in the Ellsworth American.
17 July 2012 Please support the Girl Model outreach campaign through Kickstarter. We'd like to screen the film at high schools, colleges, and non-profits leading around the theatrical release this fall. Check it out here!
5 May 2012 The LEF Foundation awards a post-production grant to Downeast.
1 May 2012 John Anderson at Variety and Eric Kohn from Indiewire review Downeast.
30 April 2012 - Girl Model screens theatrically in Canada.
30 April 2012 Latest article about couples working together in the New York Times.
09 April 2012 Documentary is another voice in the underage model conversation.-NY Times article
08 April 2012 "Using 15-year-old girls to represent the ideal woman makes me think that a woman of 25, 30, 40 years old looks at those billboards and at a magazine and is looking at girls … disguised as women promoting clothing for women,” Rachel Blais said. “You can’t ever go back to being 15.” Interview with Rachel Blais on CNN
20 Mar 2012: Downeast will world premiere at Tribeca and will have its international premiere at Hotdocs Film Festival!
08 Mar 2012: 08 Mar 2012 Girl Model is about to have it's US Premiere at SXSW. Check out the first article in the Austin Chronicle lead up-click here.
27 Feb 2012: Welcome to the new carnivalesquefilms.com!
Choreography also screened in a gallery as part of Concordia's Open Studios.