Experiencing Interruptions?

Posthumous Fame

A silent film persona confronts internet culture and tension between the digital and physical world. The protagonist, played by the director, lives in an abandoned mall. Disconnected from people, he searches for windows of communication in the display section of Lowe's. From the other side of a touch screen, he attempts to cross over, but where does someone belong when a culture is split in half?

  • K8 Howl
    Break Me Free, Oration, Gospel, Appendage
    Break Me Free, Oration, Gospel,
  • Project Type:
    Animation, Experimental, Music Video, Short
  • Runtime:
    2 minutes 16 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    January 1, 2016
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Shooting Format:
  • Aspect Ratio:
  • Film Color:
    Black & White
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
  • Under the Underground Spring Showcase
    United States
    March 25, 2016
Director Biography - K8 Howl

K8 Howl is an independent director and co-founder of TRLLM, a creative studio based in the New York area. She has produced music videos for emerging and established musicians including Mad Satta, Gaps and Spaces, Jen Chapin, Rye Pines, and Air Traffic Controller. Her work has been featured on The Creators Project, WNYC's Soundcheck, Musicology, EarMilk, Filter Magazine, Allston Pudding, and has been screened in national and international film festivals. She teaches animation at Massachusetts College of Art and Design.

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