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Jamie Grefe is a screenwriter, director, essayist, and author who dilates the gaps between horror, action, eroticism, suspense and the surreal. He lives and works in the Los Angeles area. Official site: http://jamiegrefe.com

Joined February 2020 23 Followers


QUEST FOR THE UNICORN - Free Streaming on Tubi! (Original Content)

3 weeks ago 1 minute read comments jxgrefe

QUEST FOR THE UNICORN, a fun gory horror-fantasy I wrote, is now streaming on Tubi.tv! If you have time, add it to your queue and check it out. The movie was a blast to write, and was my first experience in preparing a general shot list for the dire...

The Last Roommate (2020) // Erotic Thriller (Shooting in March)

4 Mar 2020 1 minute read comments jxgrefe

THE LAST ROOMMATE (2020) Written by Jamie Grefe Directed by Dustin Ferguson (Nemesis 5) Logline: Things turn violent when a lonely single woman falls in love with her roommate, a mysterious fetishist with a dark secret.  I'm beyond thrilled that thi...

Akiko, I'm a Blemished Specter // Our French Halloween

2 Mar 2020 1 minute read comments jxgrefe

Akiko, it's autumn and you've survived the summer. Come closer. Dissolve. It's Halloween on the evening of our death, a mutilated mess of celluloid and guts -- A hard swallow off the pier, a shot-on-video French slasher movie. These are the woods. W...

Don't Paint With Fire: An Excerpt // Dramatized Reading (Original Audio Content)

27 Feb 2020 1 minute read comments jxgrefe

DON'T PAINT WITH FIRE //  Screenplay by: Jamie Grefe Narrated / Produced by: Jamie Grefe Logline: When artists at an art retreat play a vicious prank on an unsuspecting painter and accidentally burn him to death, a savvy female artist must stop the...

A Secret Kiss // A Fragment of Verse and Theory

27 Feb 2020 1 minute read comments jxgrefe

Body and sand crystallize to sin, the dip of gentle skin, a curve to fondle, and now we've sunk fingers into folds. We've become heirs to the Symbolic Order, and cut -- The camera slow-pans over pale thighs and to the darkened crevice of the entrance...

Rise of the Flesh // A Fragment

25 Feb 2020 1 minute read comments jxgrefe

The ache of infinite collisions, of the streak, the bleak beyond calling.  [a whispered hum] And we suffer the drone of those who encircle the void. We plant seeds of fatigue and dream of empty corridors, strange sunsets in the marshlands. [your rock...

EXERCISE: Doing and the Present Moment

22 Feb 2020 1 minute read comments jxgrefe

A stillness behind the eyes gives way to the open field of purpose. Of what needs to be done. TODAY: Focus on doing what needs to be done, regardless of any mental impediments that may cloud the doing. That is, beware of your own efforts to self-sabo...

Tremors 5: Bloodline :: A Lyric Essay

21 Feb 2020 2 minute read comments jxgrefe

What follows is a "lyric essay," a kind of poetic meditation, on the film TREMORS 5: BLOODLINE. I wrote this shortly after completing my NOTES FOR THE WOUNDED ROOMS collection, and found a rather interesting color study of this film hosted on an acad...

From Gardens Where We Feel Secure // Album Meditation - Listening Exercise

20 Feb 2020 1 minute read comments jxgrefe

Ignore the clouds. There are butterflies here. And murmurs of piano. Fingers dug in the soil of our bliss. I loved you then. I love you now. And now, when you open eyes to the blue beyond, to the white bubbles that ring joy to the cosmos, this is wh...

Explain Your Life Better // A Communication Strategy

20 Feb 2020 1 minute read comments jxgrefe

We create our worlds out of the explanations wehave available for doing so. - Lee Thayer What are the consequences of adopting this way of thinking? And, what are the consequences of ignoring it? Either way, you'll have to explain (to yourself or o...