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Comisery Week – Interview with Verton Banks the Lost Love

Comisery Week – Interview with Verton Banks, the Lost Love

Comisery is an Asian-American Science Fiction Screwball Comedy that Quentin Lee and I created and made over eight weeks during the lockdown. It stars Bee Vang, Harrison Xu, Amy Hill, Jennifer Field, Nat Ho, Sheetal Sheth, Richard Anderson, and Verton Banks. It was a screwball comedy response to the pandemic and living under lockdown. It […]

Comisery Week – Interview with Nat Ho the Assassin-in-Training

Comisery Week – Interview with Nat Ho, the Assassin-in-Training

Comisery is an Asian-American Science Fiction Screwball Comedy that Quentin Lee and I created and made over eight weeks during the lockdown. It stars Bee Vang, Harrison Xu, Amy Hill, Jennifer Field, Nat Ho, Sheetal Sheth, Richard Anderson, and Verton Banks. It was a screwball comedy response to the pandemic and living under lockdown. It […]

Comisery Week: Interview with Sheetal Sheth the Pragmatist

Comisery Week: Interview with Sheetal Sheth, the Pragmatist

Comisery is an Asian-American Science Fiction Screwball Comedy that Quentin Lee and I created and made over eight weeks during the lockdown. It stars Bee Vang, Harrison Xu, Amy Hill, Jennifer Field, Nat Ho, Sheetal Sheth, Richard Anderson, and Verton Banks. It was a screwball comedy response to the pandemic and living under lockdown. It […]

Comisery Week: Interview with Richard Anderson the Man with Two Roles

Comisery Week: Interview with Richard Anderson, the Man with Two Roles

Comisery is an Asian-American Science Fiction Screwball Comedy that Quentin Lee and I created and made over eight weeks during the lockdown. It stars Bee Vang, Harrison Xu, Amy Hill, Jennifer Field, Nat Ho, Sheetal Sheth, Richard Anderson, and Verton Banks. It was a screwball comedy response to the pandemic and living under lockdown. It […]

Comisery Week: Interview with Amy Hill &#8211 The Observer

Comisery Week: Interview with Amy Hill – The Observer

Comisery is an Asian-American Science Fiction Screwball Comedy that Quentin Lee and I created and made over eight weeks during the lockdown. It stars Bee Vang, Harrison Xu, Amy Hill, Jennifer Field, Nat Ho, Sheetal Sheth, Richard Anderson, and Verton Banks. It's a response to the pandemic and living under lockdown. It premieres on September […]

Comisery Week – Interview with Jennifer Field the Alien

Comisery Week – Interview with Jennifer Field, the Alien

Comisery is an Asian-American Science Fiction Screwball Comedy that Quentin Lee and I created and made over eight weeks during the lockdown. It stars Bee Vang, Harrison Xu, Amy Hill, Jennifer Field, Nat Ho, Sheetal Sheth, Richard Anderson, and Verton Banks. It was a screwball comedy response to the pandemic and living under lockdown. It […]

Comisery Launches – How to Accidentally Make a Movie

Comisery Launches – How to Accidentally Make a Movie

Comisery officially premieres today as a movie. It's an Asian-American Science Fiction Screwball Comedy that Quentin Lee and I created and made over eight weeks during the lockdown. It stars Bee Vang, Harrison Xu, Amy Hill, Jennifer Field, Nat Ho, Sheetal Sheth, Richard Anderson, and Verton Banks. It's a screwball comedy response to the pandemic […]

Comisery Week: Interview with Producer and Co-Director Quentin Lee

Comisery Week: Interview with Producer and Co-Director Quentin Lee

Quentin is currently producing three stand-up comedy specials, three for Comedy Dynamics. Two Filmmakers Walk into a Zoom to Create Comisery Adi Tantimedh: Once we decided on the nature of the project, that it would be Science Fiction, that it would be a comedy because everyone could use a laugh, that it should be Asian-American because no[...]

Comisery Week – Zoom Filmmaking in the Pandemic

Comisery Week – Zoom Filmmaking in the Pandemic

Full disclosure: when I'm not writing for Bleeding Cool, I work in Film and Television as a screenwriter and filmmaker. The editors of Bleeding Cool have kindly let me post a series of articles and interviews this week to promote the September 1st release of my movie Comisery on asianamericanmovies.com and Amazon Video VOD. When […]

EXCLUSIVE: Trailer For Asian-American Sci-Fi Comedy Comisery Is Here

EXCLUSIVE: Trailer For Asian-American Sci-Fi Comedy Comisery Is Here

The film is from filmmaker Quentin Lee (White Frog, The People I've Slept With, Comedy InvAsian) and author Adi Tantimedh (The Ravi PI series from Simon & Schuster), and was shot during the pandemic lockdown entirely on Zoom The film stars Amy Hill (Magnum PI, 50 First Dates), Bee Vang (Gran Torino), Sheetal Sheth (Hummingbird),[...]

Comisery Production Diary Week 3: Hail Hail The Gangs All Here

Comisery Production Diary Week 3: Hail, Hail, The Gang's All Here!

Comisery Episode 3 ("Party Party Party") might be my favourite episode to date. It's the one where the series finally comes together, and its narrative direction comes into focus. It's the first time the entire cast is in a single episode – all six actors. It also introduces Sheetal Sheth as Anika and Nat Ho […]

Comisery Production Diary: Week One Takes Us from Rehearsal to Pilot

Comisery Production Diary: Week One Takes Us from Rehearsal to Pilot

Note: Adi Tantimedh is also a contributing writer and columnist for Bleeding Cool Coming up, Adi will be posting his thoughts on what went into pulling the project together as well as some behind-the-scenes perspectives on the pilot process] And so, we go right into shooting the pilot of our web series Comisery This is[...]

Comisery: How We Put Together Our Sci-Fi Web Series in a Week

Comisery: How We Put Together Our Sci-Fi Web Series in a Week

Note: Adi Tantimedh is also a contributing writer and columnist for Bleeding Cool Coming up, Adi will be posting his thoughts and perspectives on what went into pulling the project together as well as some behind-the-scenes perspectives on the pilot process] A week That was how fast it took to put our new web series[...]

Sci-Fi Comedy Web Series Pilot Comisery Heads Your Way Memorial Day

Sci-Fi Comedy Web Series Pilot Comisery Heads Your Way Memorial Day

Did we mention that it's also a much-needed comedy? Because that's what we can expect when Quentin Lee (White Frog, The People I’ve Slept With, Comedy InvAsian) and Adi Tantimedh's ("The Ravi PI" series from Simon & Schuster) pilot for Comisery streams on the Asian American Movies' Facebook page as well as at the pilot's[...]



Previews From The New York Asian Film Festival Part Three &#8211 Look It Moves By Adi Tantimedh

Previews From The New York Asian Film Festival Part Three – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iGGEjGiOH8UVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: New York Asian Film Festival 2016 TEASER (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iGGEjGiOH8U) The New York Asian Film Festival ends this Saturday. It's my favourite film festival in New York, and there was no way I could see every movie in it. I could barely even see half because of other work […]


All Is Madness And Entropy In High Rise &#8211 Look It Moves by Adi Tantimedh

All Is Madness And Entropy In High Rise – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes, I’d been looking forward to a movie of J.G Ballard’s High Rise for a long time It had been passed from one filmmaker to another for decades, ever since it was first published in the 1970s Finally, it’s been made by Ben Wheatley, the first director to adapt Ballard who’s actually British for[...]

To Watch Is To Be Hardcore Henry &#8211 Look It Moves By Adi Tantimedh

To Watch Is To Be Hardcore Henry – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Hardcore Henry is a hoot. The first action movie shot entirely from the first person, it's a cheap, crazy, throw-everything-and-the-kitchen-sink-at the-wall-along-with-bags-of-blood movie that's out to be as fun as possible. You are Henry. You wake up to wake up to find your body rebuilt with nearly-indestructible cyborg parts and a woman claiming to be your […]