“Uninvited” Music Video Accepted to Northeast Film Festival

Another round of applause for our good friend Milan Lazistan for a new film festival acceptance to the video we produced for him, UNINVITED! It previously won “Most Creative Music Video” at WMIFF earlier this year. Now it will be part of the Teaneck-based event happening Sept. 9 through the 11. For more info on tickets, visit http://www.nefilmfestival.com/

DISMISSAL TIME and ANGELINA Music Video Receive New Film Festival Acceptances

Another big news day for us at AJ Epyx Productions! First, our newly award-winning short film Dismissal Time has been accepted to screen at the first annual Dirty Popcorn Black Film Festival in Wilmington, DE! Info is as follows:

The event kicks off at 10:00 AM on Saturday, August 13th at The Delaware Art Museum and runs until 4:00 PM. Events include short film showings, meet and greet with local filmmakers, Q&A panel and an awards ceremony for selected films. 

The festival is free to the public, but due to limited space, registration is required. Please be sure to register if you plan to attend. Don’t miss the chance to experience the masterpieces created by local filmmakers.

Registration is required. Please go to https://delart.org/event/filmfestival/ or scan the QR code for more information and to register.

Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Parkway
Wilmington, Delaware 19806

Additionally, Milan Lazistan’s pandemic-themed music video “Angelina” got accepted to screen at this year’s Newark International Film Festival! The event will take place September 7-11. More info to be announced about the screening date and time soon. Congrats to all!

Angelina (2021)

Matt Hackett & The Puge – “Night Skies” from DISMISSAL TIME Soundtrack

The official music video for “Night Skies” by Matt Hackett & The Puge from AJ Epyx Productions’ DISMISSAL TIME short film soundtrack.

“NIGHT SKIES”
Produced by Wolves Club Sorcery & Matt Hackett
Written & Performed by Matt Hackett & The Puge
Produced by Husayn Ruhe & Matt Hackett

Special Thanks to Josh Benitez (iPhone Camera Operator)
Filmed in New Orleans, LA

Learn more about DISMISSAL TIME: https://linktr.ee/ajepyxdismissaltime

DISMISSAL TIME premieres at the Philadelphia Independent Film Festival next Wednesday, June 8th @ 3pm in the SeraPhi Screening Room @ 941 N. Front Street. Get tickets & full schedule now at FilmFreeway under #PIFF listing.

Zoiea Ohizep “Thought it Was You” Music Video

“Thought it Was You”
Produced by Zoiea Ohizep, Bob Baldwin, and Dennis Johnson
Written and Performed by Zoiea Ohizep

Directed, Shot, and edited by
André Joseph

Video Concept by
André Joseph

Starring
Zoiea Ohizep
Lissette Cancel
and
Suaine Harris

Production Assistant
Chris Galassi

Special Thanks
Ashley & Clearson Martin
The Vino Theater (Brooklyn, NY)
Brooklyn Skyline Video by Sarowar Hussain from Pexels

Filmed on
Panasonic Lumix GH4 and iPhone 11

Shot on Location in
Stamford, CT and Brooklyn, NY

2022 AJ Epyx Productions, LLC
ajepyxproductions.com

SUPERMAN LOVER: A Music Video Parody

This is an experimental parody shot pre-pandemic to showcase our love for DC Comics and the Justice League. It is not intended to be taken seriously…. at all.

“SUPERMAN LOVER”

Directed by André Joseph

Concept by André Joseph & Michael Schiavo

Based on the song “Superman Lover” by Johnny ‘Guitar’ Watson from the album “Ain’t That a Bitch”

CAST
SUPERMAN – Frank Santanastaso
BATMAN – Michael Schiavo
ROBIN – Gaspare Randazzo
WONDER WOMAN – Xandra Stegmaier
GREEN LANTERN – Albert Albanese
SUPERGIRL – Tori Smith

Production Assistant Chris Galassi

Visual Effects by Stormsvisual

Filmed on location in Staten Island, NY.

Footage from SUPERMAN: THE MOVIE and LOIS & CLARK owned by Warner Bros.

“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.

Now Casting: “Thought it Was You” Music Video

Now Casting “Thought it Was You,” an R&B/jazz music video for singer/songwriter Zoiea Ohizep which was previously featured on Bob Baldwin’s album, Welcome to the Games. Synopsis: “Thought it Was You” is a music video about a club singer whose eyes are drawn to a woman in the audience who reminds him of a lost love.

Mystery Woman – Supporting, Female, 35-55.

Attractive and seductive-looking audience member. Has a mystery about herself that catches the singer’s attention during his performance. Loves wine drinking.a

Past Girlfriend – Supporting, Female, 30-45.

Full of life, bold, sexy, and playful. She’s the ex-girlfriend of the singer that is seen in flashbacks during romantic times in the past.

See the full breakdown and more info on how to submit at Backstage.

GET INVOLVED and UNINVITED Music Videos Nominated at 13th Annual WMIFF

We received great news yesterday that the music videos we produced for Kym Swain’s GET INVOLVED and Milan Lazistan’s UNINVITED have been selected and nominated for 2 awards each at the next annual World Music and Independent Film Festival in Washington, DC. Each video has been nominated for the following:

Get Involved
Best Music Video
Best Director

Uninvited
Best Music Video
Most Creative Music Video

We will have more info about the festival date and events in early 2022. Congrats to all INVOLVED!