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

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.

PRICELESS Now Available on Amazon Prime Video

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, AJ Epyx Productions’ first feature film from 2008, PRICELESS, is now available to stream on Amazon Prime Video for customers in the U.S. and the U.K.! This is a newly remastered version of the film in full HD with a slightly shorter run time than the previous releases.

For those unfamiliar with the film written and directed by Andre’, the story follows a womanizing jewel thief (Andre’ Joseph) who tries to reform his ways by reuniting with his former girlfriend-turned-single mother (Tasha Perri) while running from vicious mobsters. The film features Anthony Mangano from Green Book; Bernard “Pretty Purdie who is the world’s most recorded drummer best known for working with Aretha Franklin, Steely Dan, and countless other artists (Also has a huge following in Japan); A.J. Pero the late drummer of the 80s rock band Twisted Sister; Mohamed Dione who played Whoopi Goldberg’s son in a famous episode of Law & Order: Criminal Intent; Lisa Regina from The Sopranos; Robert Clohessy from  Boardwalk Empire and Blue Bloods; Brandon Hannan from The Sopranos; Aesha Waks from Gotham; Laneya Wiles from Gimme Shelter.

Rent or buy PRICELESS today. Watch the original trailer below:

ANGELINA Screening Date & Time at Atlantic City Cinefest Announced

If you want to check out Milan Martin‘s music video ANGELINA on the big screen, come to the Atlantic City Cinefest on Saturday, October 23 in BLOCK 8 at 8:05 p.m. – 10:10 p.m.

$5 per block/$20 for all festival pass. To order online, visit https://filmfreeway.com/atlanticcitycinefest/tickets. Half-price tickets for family members of filmmakers must be purchased at the door. All films screened at Stockton University’s Atlantic City Residence Complex, 3701 Boardwalk. All screening times are rounded up to a whole number. Masks must be worn in the auditorium.

“Angelina” – Milan Lazistan – Official Music Video

“Angelina” is a a pandemic-themed music video project for award-winning musician Milan Lazistan from his album “The Neverending Summer”. The story follows two people connecting through a dating site whose lives change while separated in quarantine.

“Angelina”
From the album THE NEVERENDING SUMMER
Written and recorded by Milan Lazistan III
Engineered by Bill Mann of Blue Cyclone Studios (Flemington, NJ)

Cast
Dre – Andre’ Joseph
Angelina – Catherine Perrelli
Editor-in-Chief – Abby Lindsay

Crew
Director, Producer, Writer – Andre’ Joseph
Original Concept – Andre’ Joseph and Marcos Cosme
Cinematography – Andre’ Joseph
Editor & Titles – Eric Joseph Cohen
Special Thanks – Christine Perrelli, Janine Scamardella, Erin Marie Adams, Bianca Celestina, Shanneece Harrison, Anissa Smith, Kathryn Mary Wood, Donna Murphy

Filmed on location in Bear, DE.
Shot on the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4.
Lazi-Ginger Publishing and 2021 AJ Epyx Productions, LLC

THE NEVERENDING SUMMER LP is available at Amazon, Apple Music, and Spotify.
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Subscribe to The AJ Epyx Productions Website at ajepyxproductions.com

Coming Soon: “ANGELINA” – A New Milan Lazistan Music Video

Next Wednesday, August 4th at 5pm eastern, we will be premiering the pandemic-themed music video “Angelina” for award-winning musician Milan Lazistan from his latest album “The Neverending Summer“. Filmed in secret earlier this year and masterfully edited by our award-winning Vendetta Games editor Eric J. Cohen, this may require a glass of wine and an handkerchief for your own viewing. Subscribe to our YouTube channel to get the alert when it drops Wednesday!

Vote for THE SAXOPHONIST in The BeBop Channel Viewers’ Choice Awards

BIG ANNOUNCEMENT: The BeBop Channel, home of the NY Jazz Film Festival where our short film THE SAXOPHONIST won Best Film in 2018, is holding a Viewers’ Choice Awards where all film currently available on The BeBop Channel app are eligible to win cash prizes up to $5000. There’s no doubt these funds will help us towards our next important film project. Between June 1st (Today) thru July 30th, YOU can help us win the big prize by simply watching THE SAXOPHONIST on The BeBop Channel website or app and then take the time to write a written review in the “Members Area” section.

The voting will be tabulated as follows: films will receive one “vote” per one “view” of their film.  Should a fan take the time to write a review in the Member Area of our website, the film will receive 100 “votes” per written review.  You just need to watch the film during the voting period to get counted!

The voting will be tabulated based upon the number of views and written reviews as follows:

Each Written Review (written in our Member Area) = 100 votes 

Each View = 1 vote

How to write the written review is simple:

  1. Go to https://www.beboptv.com/congosquareforum
  2. Log-in or create an account if not already a member
  3. Write a review in the “Viewers’ Choice” box (there is no minimum word requirement) and be sure to mention the title of our film, THE SAXOPHONIST.
  4. Only one review per email address per film (you may use the same email address and review multiple film titles but can only review each film once.

Films can be watched free at The BeBop Channel through desktop, mobile and SmartTV apps below.  No log-in necessary – you can literally just watch the film and your view will be counted as one vote!

Web App

Roku

Google Play

IOS

Amazon Fire

Android TV

Apple  TV

THE SAXOPHONIST Wins Best Director at Hang Onto Your Shorts Film Festival

I’m proud to say that WE WON BEST DIRECTOR – LONG SHORT for The Saxophonist last night! This honor would not be possible without the talented cast and crew who made this film something dear to my heart. Thank you to everyone at Hang Onto Your Shorts Film Festival and congrats to all the winning filmmakers and nominees! See the full video of the award ceremony at this link.

THE SAXOPHONIST Director Interview at Hang Onto Your Shorts FF

New Jersey’s Hang Onto Your Shorts Film Festival just released their filmmaker interviews today. This includes a one-on-one conversation with festival programmer Chris “CJ” Cullen and The Saxophonist writer/director Andre´Joseph. You can watch in the YouTube link where the interview starts at the 1:52:07 mark.

The Saxophonist will screen virtually this Saturday in the 7:05-8:26pm block (STREAM 2) where we are nominated for Best Long Short, Best Director, and Best Actor. You can watch all the films for free at hangontoyourshortsfilmfestival.com. You can also see the links on the Facebook page, Instagram, and Twitter. The event will be live and you can also make comments to the filmmakers while things are happening.

THE SAXOPHONIST Downtown Film Fest Virtual Panel

For those of you who missed it, check out the virtual panel discussion from Staten Island’s Downtown Film Fest from this past summer when director Andre´ Joseph was interviewed by Kevyn Fairchild to discuss THE SAXOPHONIST alongside Emeka Mbadiwe who also screened his amazing film, JAMMED. The film will be virtually screening again FOR FREE this Saturday as part of the Hang Onto Your Shorts Film Festival in the 7:05-8:26pm block (STREAM 2) where we are nominated for Best Long Short, Best Director, and Best Actor!