Meet the Filmmaker: Jim Ajemian, “Famous Last Words”

Famous Last Words


Jim AjemianQ: W did you become a filmmaker?

JA: Working with a camera has always been of interest, it started with travel photography and then my love for films made the decision to move forward with film making obvious.

Q: What are we going to see at the EFP? Has it screened elsewhere and what are your plans for it?

JA: It’s only screened once at the Mercury. It’s a little mystery, a little action, and a little random:) It started as an action sequence, then morphed into this short.

Q: What else are you working on?

JA: I have been helping out some other local artists on their film projects, Peter Simon’s “Headlong” Elgin Cahill’s “Oleander” and Eddie Portughese’s “Hitcher” I am personally working on a screenplay…

Q: Tell us one weird thing about you and/or your movies?

JA: I could eat shrimp cocktail for breakfast…as for my movies, I edit to the song “Hunger of the Pine” by Alt-J.

Q: Where can people go to find out more about you and your work?

JA:  www.jimajemian.com,  www.aspiring-minds.com


Famous Last Words will screen May 21st at the Emerging Filmmaker’s Project.