This 2011 festival favorite follows an aging party animal that struggles to find some kind of adult way of life. Phillip (Brian Hasenfus) can't seem to let go of the booze, drugs and girls half his age.
Director: Garth Donovan
Starring Brian Hasenfus & Angela Pagliarulo
Original Soundtrack by Joe Kowalski & Adam Sherman
City of Lost Carts follows eccentric LA photographer Shawn Nee as he roams the city exploring his obsession with finding beauty in abandoned shopping carts.
This short 2008 documentary spawned a blog, Have a Heart, Love a Cart,and a "shopping cart art" subculture.
Directors: Karen Kane & Kurt St. Thomas
Starring Shawn Nee
"Outside the Electronic Metropolis" by Joe Kowalski
In this 2015 short film, strange men keep
harrassing Olive on the street. Becoming increasingly fearful, Olive runs from danger and straight into a Samurai.
Director: Brendan Boogie
Starring Porcelain Dalya & Jin Kozunoha
Original Score by Joe Kowalski