AmDocs Film Festival Segment – March 30, 2019
09:00 – 10:00 AM
Hour 1 Seg 2 – AmDocs Film Festival Segment
AMERICAN DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL w/ Tysen Knight, re: “Homeless Street Artists” @ the Camelot Theatres screening 4/4 @ Noon.
– AmDocs Film Festival is on NOW thru April 4, 2019.
– His second documentary. His first film was “The Art of the Hustle”.
– DISCUSSION of how he followed 3 homeless artists around for his film in Palm Springs, Indio and Coachella. Edited 18 hours of footage down to 30 minutes.
– DISCUSSION of how he found his three subjects for the film.
– DISCUSSION of the different mediums the three artists, Catherine, Will and Scratch used.
– This is the WORLD PREMIER of “Homeless Street Artists”. He’ll do a Q & A after the screening on 4/4.
– DISCUSSION of his association and partnership w/ www.streetlifeproject.com to help the homeless by building small homes for them in shipping containers.
– DISCUSSION of his commission from Desert Hot Springs Art Foundation to paint three electrical boxes. The type of paint he uses and how he protects it as well as his source of inspiration. Takes 3 days to do one.