This post is a dedication to my close friend Luxy… Luxy was the first person to inspire me to pick up a camera. I first met Luxy a few years ago through mutual friends and something clicked between us from the kick off. I used to work the door at a laneway bar called Sister
This still is from the first time I pressed the record button on my camera. The still is of my father in a rehabilitation clinic, it’s one of many humbling moments that inspired me to make films. The little glimpses I take from life are the ones that stay with me and I’m thankful that I can
Caught up with my friend Steve Cross from Korpus Tattoo today, as usual a short catchup turned into a 3 hour conversation about life and perspective. I showed him the final edit of our new film too, he likes it. I’ll be announcing the release date in the next week or so.
Being an independent filmmaker is a pretty nerve-racking existence for someone like me. I am quite new to the art form and sometimes I feel like I’m a small fish in a pond full of amazing artists. Too be honest most of the time I feel like I don’t know what I am doing and
Eliot Rausch is a magnificent film maker from Los Angeles, California. I feel that he captures true to life emotion and perspective like no other. He inspired me to find peoples inners truths and try to capture them in film the way I see it in my head. This is one of his more recent
We all have the power to stand up for what we believe in and I will exercise this right for the rest of my days. Solute the oppressed and look down on the oppressors, no more no less.
I just want to express my sincere gratitude to everyone that took the time to watch my collaboration film with JJ Peters. Both of us have received so many kind words from friends and valued acquaintances. Much respect to JJ for being so transparent and honest, it took an abundance of courage.
I am proud to announce the premiere of my collaboration film with JJ Peters of Deez Nuts and formally I Killed the Prom Queen fame. I really hope it provides some inside perspective and identifies the true courage he has. View here: http://johnnybrixton.com/?portfolio=jj-peters-predecessor
I want to start right here… This image is a film still taken while I was in Hawaii earlier this year. I was sitting on the balcony of my hotel room, assessing the past few years of my life. I thought about the constant struggles with my ailments and life occurrences, things that only my