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Projects directed by DAN_S

SEEKING WELLNESS:
Suffering Through Four Movements
2008
RUNTIME: 91 MINUTES
'Audience Award' Filmstock International Film Festival
'Most Disturbing Film' Seattle True Independent
'Experimentation In Film Award' Sydney Underground
'Special Jury Prize' Melbourne Underground

SEEKING WELLNESS is a collection of four interconnected conceptual video vignettes exploring ideas related to victimization, recovery and empathy. Each contains a calculated progression or regression of specific visual motifs. Available NOW through BRINKVision, Amazon Prime and other streaming services!

MATT'S STORY
2009
RUNTIME: 27 MINUTES
Official Selection Filmstock International Film Festival
Official Selection Philadelphia Independent Film Festival
Official Selection Hobo Film Festival
Office Selection Melbourne Underground Film Festival

Matt and Ted wander hungry and exhausted through an oppressive wasteland populated by freight trains and fellow travelers. The trains take Matt and Ted in every direction but never where they want to go. Watch trailer HERE.

VICTORY.
2010
RUNTIME: 29 MINUTES
 

A story of walks that never end and a peace that never comes; an exploration of the psychology of coping in a post-traumatic environment featuring a haunting score from Munly J. Munly of Slim Cessna's Autoclub and a stunning debut film performance from lauded stage actor Daniel Joeck. Watch trailer HERE.

VOCATION
2010
RUNTIME: ∞
 

A video about my work. Observe at your leisure HERE. I'll still be here when you're gone.

INVINCIBLE FORCE
2011
RUNTIME: 131 MINUTES
GRAND PRIZE WINNER Hamburg International Independent Film Festival
'Best Soundtrack' - Minneapolis Underground
Official Selection Olympia Film Festival

INVINCIBLE FORCE is a detailed chronicle of one man’s battle against his own body. Captured during 90 consecutive days with a budget of zero, Invincible Force meticulously documents its subject’s incredible transformation from slovenly man-child to infallible titan. INVINCIBLE FORCE was produced using only formats of video that are considered obsolete; including but not limited to VHS, VHS-C, Betamax, 8mm Analog, Hi8, Digital 8 and Mini-DV. Available now through BRINKVision or major retailers (Barnes & Noble, Target, Best Buy).

A PASSING PLACE
2012
RUNTIME: 9 MINUTES
Official Selection Minneapolis St.Paul International

Two strangers meet in a laundromat and play a game of vice and virtue. Written by NEIL FOX. Watch trailer HERE.

NED ABDUL NEEDS MORE RETAIL SPACE OR: How to Say Goodbye to an Old Friend
2013
RUNTIME: 19 MINUTES
'Best Short Documentary' Weyauwega International
'Best Short Documentary' Minneapolis/St. Paul

A short first person documentary about the loss of a sacred place. Watch it at NO BUDGE FILMS.

OLD MAN
2014
RUNTIME: 170 MINUTES
GRAND PRIZE Duluth/Superior Film Festival
'Best Documentary' Weyauwega International

The story of a father, a son and the last record store in town. Watch an excerpt HERE. Available NOW from BRINKVision and Amazon Prime.

VORE KING
2016
RUNTIME: 118 Minutes
'Best Documentary' Midwest Weirdfest
'Best Documentary' Underground Film Society
Official Selection NewFilmmakers NY
Official Selection Duluth/Superior Film Festival
Official Selection Minneapolis/St.Paul International

VORE KING is a detailed portrait of R.P. Whalen, world famous horror host, trash movie guru, carnival sideshow barker, and America's premier purveyor of vorarephilia fetish pornography. Watch an excerpt HERE.

Coming soon on BRINKVision!

CHARLENE
2019
RUNTIME: 113 MINUTES
Currently in pre-production/seeking financing

The strangest love story ever told, a conceptual science fiction horror film currently seeking funding and collaborators. For further details please make contact HERE. Or visit PROXYCORP INDUSTRIES.

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WISH YOU WERE HERE
2019
RUNTIME: 13 MINUTES
Coming soon

A first person documentary about traveling alone - captured using a variety of mobile devices.