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FILM WORK

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LARRY FINK "BOXING"

Larry is known for getting close to his subjects and truly capturing unique, tender moments. This film is an intimate look at Larry's book "Boxing," which focuses on the stories around the fighters, not just the figh

CRAIG & OLIVIA "PERFECT PLACES"

Craig & Olivia have been making music together for years--this cover shows not only their music talent, but their connection to each other. Check out their YouTube channel for their latest work.

NO, NO, YOU FIRST

A look into a first date where honesty is valued over everything, even to the point where the truth becomes uncomfortable. John's first short as writer and director, No No You First was filmed in six hours using two locations. 

PERSONA GRATA: KATHY VISSAR

Persona Grata is a series of profiles of artists, makers and entrepreneurs — the passions that drive them and the fears they run from. 

AUTUMN

A short film about a 10 year old girl with a passion for photography, who navigates a difficult passage in her young life with grace and grit. Shot in 2011, this was John's second film as director of photography. 

HERE

Working again with Saturday Afternoon Pictures, HERE follows the main character as he goes from one blunder to the next trying to get to an important client, and manages to make some self discoveries along the way despite his best efforts.  

RITTENHOUSE

A gentle, colorful walk in one of Philadelphia's better known parks.  Without a definite narrative direction, Rittenhouse doesn't look to tell the audience what to think, but merely brings the audience to the subject--the park--to observe. 

YOUNG FOLKS

This is what happens when two work friends decide to document their own work trip, lip sync (whistle?) to a popular song, and then set it to music. Shot over the course of five US cities during the summer of 2017.