Demian's Film & Video Projects
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(Sep 11, 2009)
"Demian's Film & Video Projects"
This collection represents more than 40 years of moving-picture artistic endeavors in 21 bite-sized pieces.
All are shot by Demian. Demian wrote, directed and arranged the music for most of these movies.
=== Shorts ===
"Fog" - 4:17
Demian's Bergman/Antonioni-esque movie contains electronic sounds and re-arranged Mozart.
Features Doreen Newton, Becky Barron, and Demian. Boston, 1967
"Permission" - abuse narrative - 3:00
Dia Sorum wrote the story. She acted in it, along with her brother Ray Woodall. Seattle, March 2005
"Summer 68" - impressionistic - 4:02
Shot at summer camp. Multi-image made-in-camera shots.
Camp Tall Timber, Mohegan Lake, New York 1968
=== Projects ===
"Director's Commentary" excerpt - satirical comedy - 1:49
Party host (Laurie Bialik) plays matchmaker for Jill (Chelsea Teller) and Jack (Andrew Scott McIntyre), with bad results.
Unlike other commentaries, you cannot shut off the director's egotistical narrative. Seattle, December 2004
"The Fight Before Christmas" excerpt - musical comedy - 7:30
Bruce (Erik Maahs) pretends his mom (Pat Parly) is Santa; she pretends he and his partner, Bill (Mark Johnson), are just room mates.
Music direction: Steve Bryant. Music: Scott Henderson. Lyrics: Debbie Greig. Seattle, 1993
"Scaredy-Kate & the Monsters -or- How to Pay the Rent" excerpt - marionette opera - 1:00
A fearful youth must make a dangerous journey, otherwise, she and her mother will lose their home.
Music by Joseph Haydn. Well-received at Seattle's 1982 Bumbershoot Fest. Seattle, December 2004
=== Corporate (2003-2006) ===
PATH: "Greetings" excerpt 0:36
Publicis USA: "Kiwi Scoops" excerpt 0:32
AmKor: "Nue 2000" excerpt 1:06
Publicis USA: "The French Will Never Forget" 2:49
Publicis USA: "Magic Miles" 5:28
=== Animation ===
"LEGGO" - 3:17
A sweet sprite (Bonnie Jo Bainbridge) glides through a waterfront cityscape.
NYC winter 1968. Re-edit October 2001
"Gertie Makes a Trip to the Moon and a Man Recycles" - 1:30
Metamorphosing of dinosaur, moon, stars, space ship, and finally an embryo becomes an old man.
Drawn in Amherst, MA 1971.
"Juicie" - 1:47
Two guys (Bruce MacDonald and Demian) travel through the woods, without visible means of locomotion. Amherst, MA 1972
=== Documentary ===
"Timeless Wisdom: Being the Knowing" excerpt - 8:00
Ven. Thubten Chodron and Ven. Ajahn Amaro discuss benefits and techniques of meditation practice. Seattle, February 28, 1995
"The Right to Marry" excerpt - 7:00
World's first documentary about the struggle for same-sex couples' marriage equality.
Interviews: Rev. Mel White and Phyllis Burke. Seattle 1996
=== Promos ===
"Jilly Eddy: Lipsologist" 4:42
Lipsology services (reading lines on the lips, like palm reading). Seattle, August 2004
"The Silent One" trailer - 4:29
A voiceless hero battles the forces of darkness. Written and directed by Ray Woodall.
Demian edited, and shot additional forest views. Seattle, August 2000
=== Still Gallery ===
All movies; highlighting Demian's photography.
"Portraits" - 2:00
"Flowers" - 2:45
"Kids" - 1:30
More info and thumbnails:
Produced by Demian at Sweet Corn Productions:
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