Formerly: DIY Filmmaker Sujewa Blog - Werewolf Ninja Philosopher and other 2018 movies! DIY = Do-It-Yourself. DIY film = low budget indie films made and distributed by the filmmaker. This is a blog by filmmaker Sujewa Ekanayake. 2018 films - Werewolf Ninja Philosopher, Breakthrough Weekend, Brooklyn Fantastic, Agnes the Alien. Blog active since 2006. Since 4/28/18 blog is called NEW ART FILM (since 2018), see post below for more re: the new direction.
Like certain varieties of punk rock, Jon Moritsugu's movies are an acquired taste for many, but I love several of his movies because: 1) they are fun & thought provoking (interesting thoughts that is) & playful, and 2) they baffle people who worship Hollywood production values & Filmmaking 101 rules (challenging/ignoring established norms is essential for further growth of an art form, in this case an art/entertainment form; just think how dull the history of painting would be if every generation of painters stuck to expressionistic/El Greco type painting). Check out the trailer for his most recent, award winning, Hi-8 analog video shot, featuring TV on the Radio's Kyp Malone, flick Scumrock here: