DISMISSAL TIME: Official Poster Release

As we are near the end of fine tuning the short film, we are very happy to release the official movie poster for DISMISSAL TIME! Also, we want to announce that the trailer will be out later this week on all our social media platforms. Be ready. It’s almost TIME.

When a black high school student in a reputable prep school becomes the victim of a vicious form of cyber bullying, his history teacher makes it her mission to bring those responsible to task. With events loosely based on my personal experiences in high school, this short film will serve as examination of the most timely social issues of the day, from racism and classism to bullying all within the context of the educational arena.

Unfinished Business – The 2022 Oscar Predictions

This special Unfinished Business episode sees the hosts Jeff Gallashaw and André Joseph make their predictions of the top categories for the 2022 Academy Awards as well as give thoughts on the nominees and the Oscars in general. What are your picks? Like and comment below!

Follow Jeff on Instagram @Projectorj1 and @Unfinsihedb2 and on Twitter @MrUniverse and @UnfinishedB1. Follow André on Twitter and Instagram @ajepyx and see more about his film work at AJepyxproductions.com.

DISMISSAL TIME Interview on Rowan Radio’s “A Community Affair”

Lisa Regina and director André Joseph recently sat down with Sam Whalen on Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM’s “A Community Affair” where we discussed all things Dismissal Time!” They talk about what it was like filming during the pandemic, how they have grown as creators, and what the film means to the people that made it. Take a listen right now at Soundcloud! https://soundcloud.com/rowan-radio-89-7-wgls-fm/031922-lisa-regina-and-andre-joseph?in=rowan-radio-89-7-wgls-fm/sets/a-community-affair

Unfinished Business: March 2022

In this month’s edition of Unfinished Business TELEVISION, hosts Jeff Gallashaw and André Joseph of AJ Epyx Productions dissect the 5th entry of the SCREAM franchise and the latest THE BATMAN reboot under the direction of Matt Reeves. The guys also discuss the recent news about Ryan Coogler’s unfortunate arrest, the new Muppets project, latest trailers including the legendary Nicholas Cage’s brand new project, and much more.

Follow Jeff on Instagram @Projectorj1 and @Unfinsihedb2 and on Twitter @MrUniverse and @UnfinishedB1. Follow André on Twitter and Instagram @ajepyx and see more about his film work at AJepyxproductions.com.

“Get Involved” & “Uninvited” Music Videos Win Big at WMIFF

Congrats to Milan Lazistan for winning “Most Creative Music Video Award” for his song “Uninvited” this past weekend at the World Music and Independent Film Festival in Washington, DC! Not only did AJ Epyx Productions win with that song, but we also won for “Best Gospel Music Video” for the song “Get Involved” by Kym Swain! Thank you to Milan and Kym for allowing me the opportunity to direct for both of you and thanks to June Daguiso and WMIFF for recognizing us! See the full list of award winners here.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS – The Sidney Poitier Tribute Part 2

Our tribute to the legendary Sidney Poitier concludes with this hour-long retrospective on the films that defined his career: BLACKBOARD JUNGLE, TO SIR WITH LOVE, IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT, THE DEFIANT ONES, LILLIES OF THE FIELD, GUESS WHO’S COMING TO DINNER, and so much more. See Part 1 here.

Follow Jeff on Instagram @Projectorj1 and @Unfinsihedb2 and on Twitter @MrUniverse and @UnfinishedB1. Follow André on Twitter and Instagram @ajepyx and see more about his film work at AJepyxproductions.com.

Indie Directing Film School Trailer

From the maker of Skillshare’s NO-BUDGET FILMMAKING FOR BEGINNERS and THE INDIE FILM EXHIBITION MASTERCLASS comes a new course specifically focused on the job of a film director on an independent film titled INDIE DIRECTING FILM SCHOOL This class is hosted by award-winning filmmaker, André Joseph.

This class achieves the following:

  • Explains the basic duties of directing an independent film from start to finish.
  • Class is for aspiring filmmakers who want to learn what it takes to be a successful film director.
  • To help aspiring filmmakers separate good scripts from bad ones, how to translate the script into shots with a specific vision, how to communicate with actors and crew, and what a director does after production wraps.

Enroll today: https://skl.sh/3C7shwc

UNFINISHED BUSINESS – The Sidney Poitier Tribute Part 1

To pay tribute to the legendary Oscar winning actor/director/humanitarian Sidney Poitier, Unfinished Business hosts a special retrospective on his long and historic career marked by so many groundbreaking pictures to ever grace the silver screen. Part 1 of this tribute looks specifically at Mr. Poitier’s directing efforts including BUCK AND THE PREACHER, UPTOWN SATURDAY NIGHT, STIR CRAZY, HANKY PANKY, FAST FORWARD, GHOST DAD, and many more. The next part about his acting career will be covered in the next video.

Follow Jeff on Instagram @Projectorj1 and @Unfinsihedb2 and on Twitter @MrUniverse and @UnfinishedB1. Follow André on Twitter and Instagram @ajepyx and see more about his film work at AJepyxproductions.com.