Q: Why did you become a filmmaker?
JD: Film is the language I’m most fluent in.
Q: What are we going to see at the EFP? Has it screened elsewhere and what are your plans for it?
JD: This is my application film for the BFA program at CU Boulder (which I have since been accepted into)
Q: What else are you working on?
JD: I’m finishing up post-production on a different short narrative film, while starting preproduction on another.
Q: Tell us one weird thing about you and/or your movies?
JD: I’m usually most inspired by films I don’t like.
Q: Where can people go to find out more about you and your work?
JD: These are my personal pages for more short films:
To learn more about me and my team, here is our production company’s website:
Q: Is there anything you’d like to say about The Emerging Filmmakers Project?
JD: I’m looking forward to the screening in order to hopefully meet some more young passionate filmmakers like myself!
The Payout will screen at The Emerging Filmmakers Project on Thursday, October 19th at The Bug Theatre.