What a week!!! It was just announced that two music videos filmmaker William Murray produced of David’s songs have won top awards at the Spotlight Film Awards. Out of 100s of entries “Not Amused” won the Silver Award and “St. Paul’s Chimes” took the Bronze. The latter will be released later this year. It deals with abuse in the Catholic Church and stars Carly Erin O’Neil.
Thanks for the kind words about David Arn’s “Not Amused”. “A melody that screams I was born in this country but live in a bigger world.”
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Please click on this link to read Rebecca’s excellent review of David Arn’s “Thirteen Days featuring Toby Wilson”. And while you’re at it subscribe to her excellent blog.
Kimberly Bowie is a creative person. Actress, model,clothing designer, she has acted in film and commercials. Having graduated from College in Fashion Design, she found her first designing job with Warnaco, a large international lingerie company, where she worked for more than 10 years. A busy person she has received dance scholarships, creative arts awards (for fine arts and photography). She has modeled for runway, print, and catalogue. She has been a personal designer for private clientele.
She is dedicated to continually growing as an actor and is currently being trained by Claudia Jurt of Intensive Actor’s Lab. As if that is not enough, she will appear in David Arn’s next music video, “Thirteen Days featuring Toby Wilson”.
“Our productions are usually successful,” Arn said, “because we insist on working with people who have talent and passion. Kimberly has an abundance of both.”
Portions of the video were filmed in rural England by Luke H so that David could appear with renowned guitarist, Toby Wilson. Canadian segments were filmed in Ottawa by Shaun Ryan Savard of Playmaker Studios.
The music video “Thirteen Days featuring Toby Wilson” is slated for a March 5th release.
Great News Today! The “NOT AMUSED” Music Video will be included in the Mindfield Film Festival in Los Angeles.
David Arn’s single “Not Amused” is William Murray’s brilliant trip through New York City in the Age of Donald Trump.
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David Arn’s new music video takes place in upscale Upper Manhattan and fans are never in doubt what he is trying to say. “Three Wise Monkeys” is tongue-in-cheek. When the search for love comes up empty, the doors of reprisal must open wider.
The brilliant video by William Murray showcases the talents of experienced actors who
bring the tale to life in spectacular form. Carly Erin O’Neil is resplendent as the self-obsessed ex-lover we all love to hate. Only David Swift could convincingly play her jilted lover who, after being ghosted, calculates a path to retribution. George Katt is the limo driver with talents not on his resume. Working with such fine actors, Director William Murray fools you into believing this is not a four- minute music video but a prelude to a much larger work.
The song was mastered at Abbey Road Studios by Alex Wharton (McCartney,Radiohead, Pixies) and features the impeccable violin work of Joni Fuller.
William Murray. Director William Murray is a Brooklyn, NY based cinematographer and editor specializing in producing videos for the burgeoning music scene in the city. Several other projects nearing completion include a seven year documentary chronicling the downtown Brooklyn, N.Y. YWCA and it’s residents and the feature film ‘Exit 0’ for
director E.B. Hughes. His video of David Arn¹s ³Not Amused² was a finalist in The Jersey Shore Film Festival
George Katt. Award winning actor, Founder and Artistic Director of The Indies Lab NY He has gust =-starred on hit TV shows NBC’s Blindspot, CBS’ Blue Bloods and CBS’
Unforgettable and has also guest starred, recurred and makes appearances on shows for CBS, WB, ABC, NBC, FOX, A&E, Comedy Central, IFC, Showtime and other networks (Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, Rude Awakening, Fugitive Chronicles, The Agency, Important Things with Demetri Martin, Gilmore Girls, Popular, etc).
Katt is making an appearance in Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman (starring Robert Deniro & Al Pacino) and is now in preparation to star in the feature film drama Harmless, a film based on true story events set in 1969 (opposite Oscar-Nominee Sally Kellerman & Dana Ashbrook from David Lynch’s hit series Twin Peaks).
David Swift. After a long career in Theater and Film, David Swift turned his attention to still photography.
Carly Erin O’Neil. The multi-talented Carly is an artist, actress sought-after model.
Great news today from William Murray, the videographer and director of David Arn’s music video “Not Amused”. The video has been updated to a finalist in the “Elite” Category at the Jersey Shore Film Festival.
The video mixes Murray’s creative shots of NYC with Alice Teeple’s photography. The song features the guitar work of Toby Wilson and was mastered by Alex Wharton at Abbey Road Studios. The song is a track from David’s forthcoming cd “Recalculating, Recalculating” .
Click here to see the video . Not Amused Official Video