Private Project

Building 108

Building 108 chronicles the misadventures of a ragtag trio of young broke mutant musicians who live and rehearse in a dilapidated building in a post-apocalyptic predatory urban environment.

  • Ari A Cohen
  • Rick Trembles
    Key Cast
  • Esther Splett
    Key Cast
  • Rick Trembles
    Animation, Story, Art and Editing
  • The American Devices
    Music By
  • Rick Trembles
    Developed By
  • Ari A. Cohen
    Developed By
  • Project Type:
    Animation, Short
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    June 30, 2016
  • Country of Origin:
  • Film Color:
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
  • Fantasia Film Festival
    July 16, 2016
    World Premiere
Director Biography

RICK TREMBLES is a Montreal-based illustrator, cartoonist, writer, filmmaker, & musician. Two books of his Motion Picture Purgatories have been published by the UK's FAB Press. He's written for Fangoria & Rue Morgue Magazine & his comix have been published in internationally distributed books, periodicals & anthologies such as Russ Kick's “The Graphic Canon,” Robert Crumb's “Weirdo,” Thomas Waugh's “Montreal Main,” Fantagraphics Books' “Pictopia,” Kier-la Janisse's Spectacular Optical "Kid Power” & "Satanic Panic," & France's “Hopital Brut” for Le Dernier Cri. His award winning animated film Goopy Spasms has toured the festival circuit globally. He's been a member of musical bands The American Devices since 1980 & Sacral Nerves since 2010. The L.A. Times has called him "A famous free thinker," The Guardian has called him "Genius," & Robert Crumb has called him "Even more twisted & weird than me." Mini Motion Picture Purgatory appears monthly at

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