FUCK WHAT YOU THINK YOU KNOW, AND FUCK YOUR FREEDOM TOO #ARTWAR
ELECTION OF DONALD TRUMP / INTERVIEWS / SHORT FILMS / VISUAL ARTS

FUCK WHAT YOU THINK YOU KNOW, AND FUCK YOUR FREEDOM TOO #ARTWAR

Just in time for Trump’s Presidential Inauguration, Reverend Steven Johnson Leyba of the Coyotel Church and Peter Kalisch drop their spoken word collaboration entitled FUCK YOUR FREEDOM. In our interview together, Leyba discusses the fascist state of America, The American Dream, the concept behind the video and how we as a collective may be able to finally incite a revolution among the people using the concept of #ARTWAR. Pay close fucking attention.

BY TRISTENE ROMAN

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FEATURED L.A. FILMMAKERS: Leila Jarman & Mike Leisz
INTERVIEWS / ISSUE 3: WINTER 2016 / SHORT FILMS / VISUAL ARTS

FEATURED L.A. FILMMAKERS: Leila Jarman & Mike Leisz

An Interview with Leila Jarman (LJ) and Mike Leisz (ML) from MadAsHell.

DRYLAND (DL): When did you first pick up a camera?

LJ: The first time I picked up a camera with the intention of making a film was in 2009 when I went to the Middle East to make my first documentary feature film (or any kind of film for that matter) “Voice of the Valley.” It’s about two women, citizen journalists who come from a very rural, tribal, and conservative Muslim community in Jordan. I shot it on a Sony Camcorder with only in camera sound and without crew.

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