My Expanded View
Synopsis: A YouTube Yoga tutorial. A collapsed body. An expanded view.
Commissioned by Adult Swim for an episode of "Off the Air" curated by Baltimore based performance group Wham City Comedy.
My Expanded View premiered at the 2018 Maryland Film Festival alongside a public group meditation event organized by artists involved the film. The event featured a meditation on the history of technology & spirituality, an installation of paintings on fabric, a cocktail bar, and live permformances by two Baltimore based experimental musicians, John Jones & Aimee Lin. It had it's International Premiere at the Locarno Film Festival in August 2018.
Official Selection: Locarno International Film Festival, Slamdance, Maryland Film Festival, Moscow International Experimental Film Festival, Valdivia Film Festival, Janela Internacional de Cinema Recife, Kurzfilmtage Winterthur
Awards: Vimeo Staff Pick 2019
Starring Malek Robbana
Filmed by Danielle Criqui, Corey Hughes, Tyler Davis, Aidan Spann, George Cessna, Fiona Sergeant Cooper Wright, & Christian Hughes
Original Score by Baltimore-based DJ and musician John Jones (Nerftoss/Geo Rip)
Locarno Film Festival