A nostalgic observation of adolescence from director Sean Hollihan and musician Michl, with stunning cinematography by Ben Mullen (previously featured here). Shot over the course of a weekend in Irvine, California last summer, the visuals for “Datum” are heavily Influenced by Michl and Hollihan’s childhood memories as well as the community of Irvine who invited the small crew into their homes, businesses and family gatherings.


Directed by Michl & Sean Hollihan
Produced by Austin Kolodney
Creative Direction: Silken Weinberg
Cinematography: Ben Mullen
Production Design: Nell Sherman
Set Decorator: Katie Cape
1st AC: Noah Ramos
2nd AC: Jennifer Roh
Gaffer: Ryan Oppedisano
Hair & Makeup: Savannah Inez
Art Department: Laura Schulberg, Matthew Carieri, Ella Young, Daniel Lizardo
Colorist: Dimitri Rajapaske @ MPC
Production Co: Thermonuclear

Marquan Lanez
Jackie Bieber
Carla Ni
Kate Ni
Gizzelle Burciaga
Tom Castillo
Anthony Ruano
Brenda, Dru

Special Thanks:
Sherif Higazy
George’s Drive-In
La Sierra Natural Foods
Michl’s family


This is just one of the many lovely submissions we’ve received in the past week. Consider participating here if you have a project you’d like us to check out!

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