Selected Work
2021
princesss [GRACE] kelly (in progress). 31 min. Draft here.
Rio Bravo Diary. Ongoing. Follow on Twitter. 
- Watching Rio Bravo (Howard Hawks; 1959) over the course of one year and chronicling my journey via Twitter. Divided the film into 365 (roughly equal) parts and tweeting one clip per day and commenting on what I watch in no more than the 280-character limit of a single tweet. More at www.riobravodiary.com
- "A brilliant innovation in film criticism" - Rob Stone, University of Birmingham
Film Thought 1. Will the Plausible - On Five Card Stud. 3 min. Watch here.
Sharing Stories: On Poupelle of Chimney Town. 11 min. Watch here.
- Commissioned by the International Film Festival Rotterdam, June 2021
- Screened on closing night of the festival with Poupelle of Chimney Town (Yusuke Hirota; 2020)


Raging Psycho. 4 min. Watch here.
seeing through Feast. 9 min. Watch here. 
- Commissioned by the International Film Festival Rotterdam for Critics' Choice VII: On Positionality, February 2021
- Screened alongside the premiere of Feast (Tim Leyendekker; 2021) 
2020
Rio Bravo, Bravo Rio. 140 min. Watch here. 
Cary and Grace on the Beach. 2 min. Watch here.
- Screened at the Cary Comes Home Festival, Bristol, UK, November 2020. 
That Fabulous Lady. 3 min. Watch here.
2019
The Barber Approves. 1o min. Watch here.
- One of the Best Video Essays of 2019 — Sight & Sound
- "A small, fleeting and seemingly insignificant gesture at the border of one of film history’s most beloved classics is unfolded and spread out into the grand coordinates of this film and Western movies in general." - Johannes Binotto, University of Zurich
2018
Trespassing: From Manderley to Xanadu 5 min. Watch here.
How To Shoot A Film In One Room. 7 min. Watch here.
- "If you’ve ever understood claustrophobia or the wall-scratching anxieties of cabin fever, you understand a bit of the psychology at work here, but this essay does a great job turning that instinctual idea into visually communicative fact." -  Jacob Oller, Film School Rejects
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