Meet the Filmmaker: Kris Hipps, “Lenny C” (trailer)

Lenny C (trailer) | www.papercatfilms.com

002Q: Why did you become a filmmaker?

KH: I became a filmmaker because I wanted to take my theater skills to the next level, to challenge myself.

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

KH: The project on EFP is a teaser for a documentary I’m working on about local poet/activist Lenny Chernila. This is it’s first screening.

Q: What else are you working on?

KH: The only other thing I’m working on are promo spots for the magic shop I’m opening with my partner soon.

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

KH: One weird thing: My partner and I are opening a magic shop.

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

KH: Our website: www.papercatfilms.com

Q: Is there anything you’d like to say about The Emerging Filmmakers Project?

KH: I love the EFP! I refer budding filmmakers and actors to it all the time.

The trailer for Lenny C will screen December 19th at The Emerging Filmmakers Project.