Archive for the ‘director’ Category

THE BET included on Pollygrind DVD

THE BET is proud to be a part of grindhouse festival’s DVD label debut.

The art of collaboration

When interviewed about “The Bet,” I was asked what it was like to write with a partner. I thought I’d take a minute and explain the process Chris Smith and I go through. It’s not the way many people might imagine, where we discuss and ponder and brainstorm in between turns at the keyboard. Actually […]

The inspiration

For quite some time, I’ve believed that everything around is an answer, we just haven’t asked the question yet. On February 9, 2007 I was at a photoshoot at Francis George’s studio. Between shots, I was looking through some of his props on a shelf and came across a huge horse syringe. Francis said I […]

New Blog

My name is Michael Dunn (also “The Man in the Planet) and I am a filmmaker.Shortly after completing my directorial debut, the short film, “The Bet,” I had an idea for a feature-length film. My co-writer on “The Bet,” Chris Smith, agreed to tackle the project together. In the next couple of days, I will […]


Trapped in a world of light, a young songstress makes her way to the formidable (and exciting) world of shadow.


An artist obeys the client, submits his work and releases everything in the name of art (and awards).