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Chuck Mobley is a California-based director and producer.

SELECT film/VIDEO

DIRECTOR / EDITOR
EPK 2: TO THE COUNTRY, 2015
26 min, 32 sec
Electronic press kit/two-song sampler showcasing "Shine Your Light" and "Alien" by The Size Queens embedded in a re-edit of the 16mm documentary "Grass Roots: Rural Communities in the USA" (1975) by Luciano Martinengo.

DIRECTOR / CO-PRODUCER
THE AFTERNOON OF A SWAN, 2014
4 min, 47 sec
Movie short featuring the song "Fifty Shades of Pale" by The Size Queens, starring Tony Award-nominated Mx. Justin Vivian Bond of "Kiki and Herb: Alive on Broadway" (2006) and John Cameron Mitchell's "Shortbus" (2006) and co-starring Gordon Baldwin of Andy Warhol's "Restaurant" (1965) and "Himself as Herself" (1967) by Gregory Markopoulos. Premiered on The Believer magazine's website.

UNIT PRODUCTION MANAGER / SET PHOTOGRAPHER
"The Visitor Owl" a film by D.L. Alvarez, original screenplay by Kevin Killian
Location/Studio Feature Film Shoot
August — October 2014, San Francisco, California
Commissioned by the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

DIRECTOR / EDITOR
LITTLE COLORED BALLOONS, 2013
9 minutes 8 seconds
Video short for the lead single from John Murry’s record “The Graceless Age." Exclusive premiere on Billboard magazine's website in April 2013.

DIRECTOR / EDITOR
CONSUMPTION WORK: TAMMY, CYBERTARIAT, AT THE ARAL SEA, 2012
50 min, 14 sec
Classic films such as Ernö Metzner’s "Polizeibericht Überfall" (1928); Pare Lorentz’s "The Plow That Broke The Plains" (1936); Robert Newman & William C. Jersey’s "City of Necessity" (1961); and Marios Lefteriotis’ "Requiem for Humanity" (1970), among others, re-cut to evoke an Adam Curtis-inspired documentary fever dream. Features The Size Queens fifth record. Premiered on Doctor T. J. Eckleburg Review/Johns Hopkins University website.

DIRECTOR / EDITOR
TENDERLOIN HOTEL, 2010
6 min, 53 sec
Movie short comprised of original and found video and Super 8mm film alongside surveillance video footage that captures the SFPD conducting illegal searches and seizures in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood. Features the song "Tenderloin Hotel 1991" by The Size Queens.

BACKGROUND ACTOR
"Milk" a film by Gus Van Sant
Location Feature Film Shoot
February 2008, San Francisco, California
Axon Films, Groundswell Productions, and Jinks/Cohen Company

PRODUCTION ASSISTANT / SET PHOTOGRAPHER
"Ladle" by Vic Chesnutt
Director: Scott Stuckey
Location Video Shoot
March 1997, Athens, Georgia
Capitol Records

BACKGROUND ACTOR
"(I Could Only) Whisper Your Name" by Harry Connick Jr.
Director: Greg Masuak
Location Video Shoot
June 1994, New Orleans, Louisiana
Sony/Columbia Records

CRAFT SERVICES
"Shiny Happy People" by R.E.M.
Director: Katherine Dieckmann
Location Video Shoot
March 1991, Athens, Georgia
Warner Bros. Records

 

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