JD Mata Films

J.D. Mata is an actor, independent filmmaker, musician/ Choir Director, Piano Bar player, etc... He lives in Los Angeles. This is the place where he will reveal his "rebel without a crew" Robert Rodriguez inspired style of indie filmmaking secrets! And, just "A day in the life" stuff!

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

"Between the Bar's" an Elliott Smith tribute-promo-

Produced by LA filmakers Tobi Sackheim and J.D. Mata. A collaboration of Los Angeles artists offers an innovative theatrical experience to American singer-songwriter Elliott Smith's repertoire of music. This creative tribute merges live music with contemporary dance and incorporates striking visuals via multi-media. Come experience an evening of Elliott Smith told through the voices of these vibrant artists. This performance will take place at the newly opened metro arts district in Boyle Heights, where an emerging arts movement has begun. Cast Members, DANCERS: Eddie Hawks, Kat Hawks, Alice Ngo. James Keene, Tobi Sackheim, J.D. Mata, Alexandria Yalj, Jodie Mashburn, Ellen Clifford, POET: Mario Valdez Juarez ARTISTS: Holly Azami, Heather Azami MUSICIANS: Morgan Jenkins, Ivan Smirnov, and J.D. Mata