Split Ends (3'33") I have a brand new film! It is abstract animation that was inspired by mass produced ornamental designs of the industrial era. Brilliant sound designer/composer Seth Williams of Triage did the score. Click here to get Split Ends on my new compilation DVD. Click here for more info.
Split Ends is showing on Sunday, March 9 at 7:00 pm at the POW Fest, Hollywood Theatre (Portland. OR). Click here to purchase tickets! The Portland, Oregon Women's Film Festival " is honored to present a retrospective of award-winning filmmaker Joanna Priestley’s films as our closing night engagement. Please join us for a unique evening of animated films and conversation. Reception to follow."
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"It’s playful, witty, soothing and charming." -Shawn Levy, The Oregonian (link to article)
Missed Aches (3'53") A witty commentary on ignorance, idiocy and our over-reliance on spell check, written and narrated by slam poet Taylor Mali. With wonderful sound and music by Normand Roger and Pierre Yves Drapeau and Denis Chartrand.
Eye Liner (3'53") Luminescent abstract animation with a splendid soundtrack by Seth Norman. "Watching Eye Liner is like being on some wonderful drug that you don't have to come down from when the film is over." -Chel White
Choking Hazard (1'30") A yogurt tub takes a long trip in this amusing short made for Create Plenty, Scrap and the Surfrider Foundation.