David and I are in Dallas for What the Fest 2 at the Pocket Sandwich Theatre, and we are officially chuffed. David's "Invisible Men Invade Earth," which was named Judges' Pick in the 2017 WTF, was screened last night, first on the program--and will be shown again tonight. What the Fest highlights films that don't fit … Continue reading William and Ernest Make America Great. For the Second Year in a Row. In Dallas.
It appears to be Wednesday--the scheduler from my doctor's office had to tell me it wasn't Thursday, but since her call woke me up, I take no responsibility for mixing up the days--and thus time for the #ROW80 report. If I were playing by the rules, I would have reported last Sunday, but we'd been … Continue reading Fort Worth Indie Film Festival & # ROW80 Report
In June, David's "Alike and Different," a video "dedicated to the kindness of strangers," won the Out of This World Award at the Lionshead Film Festival in Dallas. The emcee who introduced the video said--and I wrote this down so I would get it right--"Not much I can say. Four minutes." And then, to the audience, "We'll see … Continue reading Dedicated to the kindness of strangers
Fantastic Fest: Epilogue David is taking this in stride, but I am simply agog. As a result of his participation in Fantastic Fest, David has been profiled the September 30th iDigital Times. According to writer Andrew Whalen, "perhaps the strangest shorts in this very strange collection [Shorts With Legs] were those of David Davis." The article … Continue reading Eccentric Director’s Films Like a “Living Comic Strip”
Last week a friend asked what David and I have done for fun lately. A long silence followed. After a courtship comprising concerts, coffee houses, radio spots, tacos Tapatio on Christmas morning in Ciudad Acuna, and a road trip that David's brother termed a kamikaze vacation to Maryland, Washington, D.C., New York City, and Georgia between Christmas and … Continue reading The Best of Fantastic Fest: My Husband, His Films, and a Flying Vegetable Steamer