The following blog posts have been submitted by the filmmakers that have participated in Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation’s On Screen/In Person regional film touring program. All views and opinions expressed in the posts are solely those of the filmmakers and do not reflect the opinions of Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, its directors, or employees. Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation is not responsible for the accuracy of the information supplied by the filmmakers.
April 16th, 2014 | United in Anger: A History of ACT UP | Lake Placid, NY The longest drive of the tour was Tuesday the 15th, from West Long Branch, NJ to Lake Placid, NY with a brief stop at Metropark Train Station to pick up my partner, Nelson Gonzalez. The drive took 8 hours […]
April 14th, 2014 | United in Anger: A History of ACT UP | West Long Branch, NJ At Monmouth University, I got to talk in Andrew Demirjian’s class about the editing process. We talked about the difficulty of editing interviews, especially interviews not designed for TV broadcast. Real people don’t speak in sound bites, so […]
April 13th, 2014 | United in Anger: A History of ACT UP | Wilmington, DE It was gorgeous day in Wilmington. I dropped my stuff at the place I’m staying and walked down Market Street to the Queen Theater. The old downtown of Wilmington is quite charming, with numerous buildings on the National Register of […]
April 10th, 2014 | United in Anger: A History of ACT UP | Germantown, MD Germantown seems like a town built out of whole cloth in the last 20 years, but the Montgomery Public Library is impressively large and BlackRock Center for the Arts is large and open and inviting. They had an announcement on […]
April 8th, 2014 | United in Anger: A History of ACT UP | Newport News, VA No running for planes this time, but halfway through the flight from Erie to Philadelphia the plane started shaking violently and making a lot of noise. The pilot calmly announced that we were encountering a lot of ice at […]