The White City @ the Auditorium Theater!

You may have seen our recently created 3o second commercial broadcast spot on television this month (shown below), but in case you missed it, make sure to check out Thodos Dance Chicago’s critically acclaimed dance performance of THE WHITE CITY (featuring nearly an hour of original film projections created by filmmaker Chris Olsen and produced […]

Chris visits Little Rock’s ALICE 107.7FM!

REALLY looking forwards to chatting with Heather & DC of ALICE 107.7FM about KARL DAHL AND THE GOLDEN CUBE Thursday morning (June 2nd) at 9:30am! And don’t worry… If you’re NOT in Little Rock, you can still tune in from the web tomorrow LIVE via THIS LINK!

THE ENTERTAINMENT CORNER – “A Chat With Emmy®-Winning Filmmaker Chris Olsen”

Director Chris Olsen was lucky enough to spend some quality time with the amazing women behind THE ENTERTAINMENT CORNER  this past week, and the result is a pretty epic recorded interview, now available on their site!  The skillful reporting team of Mireille Miskulin and Kristine Radford successfully tackled a lifetime of Chris’s design, animation, digital experimentation, […]

“Art of the Short Film” @ the Little Rock Film Festival 2011

JUST ANNOUNCED! Join me and fellow Little Rock Film Festival filmmakers Graham Gordy, Gerry Bruno (Seven Souls), Grant Curatola (Death and the Blue-eyed Boy) and Amman Abbasi (L7) in a panel discussion all about “The Art of the Short Film“!  The panel starts at 3PM on Thursday, June 2nd, in the “Filmmakers Lounge” at the […]

KARL DAHL at the Little Rock Film Festival!!

We’re so excited! KARL DAHL AND THE GOLDEN CUBE is an official selection of the 5th annual Little Rock Film Festival, which runs from June 1st to June 5th, 2011! UPDATED 5/30/2011!: TWO MORE SCREENINGS HAVE BEEN ADDED!  The film will now screen FOUR TIMES during the fest, including a brand new PREMIERE SCREENING at the CLINTON PRESIDENTIAL CENTER!!  […]

TEN FILMS THAT MADE ME WANT TO BE A FILMMAKER

Today is my birthday, and as birthdays go, I’ve been doing a fair bit of of reflecting on my life, my career, and my hopes for the future.  While I’ve found that there are in fact MANY rewards for getting older, my favorite is that I’ve gained some valuable insight into the moments that have […]