Role:FilmmakerRoles(_FilmMakerRoleID = 1, _FilmMakerRole = Director) / FilmmakerRoles(_FilmMakerRoleID = 4, _FilmMakerRole = Screenwriter) / FilmmakerRoles(_FilmMakerRoleID = 6, _FilmMakerRole = Cinematographer)
Influencespoetry, travel, film, music, and religion
AwardsGrand Festival Award for short feature at BV&FF2003
- Jun 21, 2007 8:04 PM 06.21.07 Laura Albert Takes the Stand/Mystery Doc. Maker Revealed
- Jun 21, 2007 3:19 PM 6.21.07 Marjorie Sturm quoted in the Washington Post
- Jun 16, 2007 8:46 AM 6.15.07 "a documentary filmmaker, considering a project on the case, sitting quietly in back."
- Feb 28, 2007 9:46 PM 2.28.07 The Neshama Alma Band @ Los Pintores de Aztlan exhibition, La Casa Encendida
- Nov 14, 2006 9:13 AM 11.14.06 Neshama Alma Band on No Pigeonholes podast
About me:Marjorie Sturm was raised in New York, studied psychology and art at the University of Michigan, and moved out to San Francisco in the early nineties. She received her MFA in filmmaking from San Francisco State and completed the award winning Smoke the Pipe Dream, Honey and Eggs, and Treehouse. She has lived for extended periods in Mexico, India, and Israel studying poetry, film, music, and religion. Sturm has worked with the mentally-ill homeless in the Tenderloin since 1995. She is presently working on a documentary about the fictitious "JT Leroy," the international literary, entertainment, and celebrity hoax.
Marjorie Sturm - The Films Of Marjorie Sturm vol.1 - PR90266DVD
In the present collection of her short films (six films - Smoke the Pipe Dream, Voice or No Voice, Honey and Eggs (the end of fantasy), Treehouse, The Relief - from the six years between 1998-2004), Bay Area filmmaker Marjorie Sturm explores different aspects of the tension between Nature and Culture in contemporary American society. video clips. press: Meow Power, kitty magik, Altar Magazine
She has also collaborated as a lyricicist and flutist with the composer Ernesto Diaz-Infante, and more recently Sturm has created the visual component for the duo project The Neshama Alma Band.
mp3s: November Mantra I & II
Through Pax Recordings, Sturm edited and co-produced a compilation CD of twenty-six artists titled "Voices in the Wilderness: Dissenting Soundscapes and Songs of G.W.'s America."
Who I'd like to meet:
- Status: In a Relationship
- Here for: Networking, Friends
- Hometown: New City, NY
- Religion: Other
- Zodiac Sign: Aries
- Children: Proud parent
- Smoke / Drink: Yes / Yes
- Education: Grad / professional school
- Occupation: Filmmaker/musician/poet