Sean Stone‘s first IMDB credits as director are video featurettes documenting the making of his father’s ill-fated epic Alexander. Subsequently, he directed the science fiction short Singularity, again collaborating with the old man- at least in the sense that it’s a loose remake of a film Stone Sr. had made in his youth. The film won an emerging cinematographer award for DP Eduardo Mayen and you can see Mayen’s reel of his favourite shots from the film after the break.

Sean is about to embark on his first feature directing gig… and dad’s coming along again, as an actor in the cast. The film is Shadowland, already compared to The Blair Witch Project, which I assume means it will be a fake documentary, and set around the mental asylum where Rosemary Kennedy was lobotomized back in the 40s. Yes, Rosemary Kennedy. The apple doesn’t fall far.

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