Created by Dan Schoenbrun and Vanessa McDonnell, The Eyeslicer TV series shines a spotlight on innovative short narrative and documentary films. Schoenbrun and Vanessa McDonnell are taking to the road to celebrate the completion of The Eyeslicer’s 10-episode first season. Two Texas-heavy episodes of The Eyeslicer will screen 7:30 p.m. Oct. 17 at the AFS Cinema as part of the The Eyeslicer Roadshow, Presented in Smell-O-Vision. Yes, one episode will be presented with smells pleasant or otherwise. The "Happy Birthday" and "Lovers Sleep Together" episode features new and recent shorts directed by Austin- or Texas-based filmmakers, including the Zellner Brothers’ Sasquatch Birth Journal 2, Annie Silverstein’s Skunk, David Lowery’s Pioneer, and Darius Clark Monroe’s Dirt. Season One of the TV series will enjoy a secret online release beginning Nov. 8.
Aired: Oct. 5, 2017