Visage | 2017 | Texas Premiere
Directed by Blake Hodges and Jackson Tobiska
Sat Jun 2 | 3:50 PM
This is a short film with a science fiction edge that addresses the topic of limited minority representation in Hollywood films.
Country or Origin USA
Genre Narrative Short, Sci-Fi
Blake Hodges is a professional video director, editor, videographer and co-founder of production company Department 4. Blake landed his first lead-editor television gig at age 19 on PBS TV show Roadtrip Nation. 10 years later, he has worked on everything from feature documentaries to short films, ad campaigns, corporate videos, and beyond. Blake works mostly as a director/producer with a background in editing and videography. Past clients include Apple, M&C Saatchi, DAQRI, Greenpeace, Sierra Club, and Sony. He loves making movies. But when he's not, he likes to be outside, trot the globe, drink whiskey, and crush at ping-pong.
Jackson Tobiska is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University's acting program. He fostered a love for writing/directing and producing while in school. Since then, he has spent the last 10 years working predominately in theater where he has developed many original works for youth theater programs. His first writing directing job for film came in the form of a short web commercial shoot for an international hat company. Once bit by the film big, he couldn't let go.