Jack Dunphy

Jack Dunphy is a filmmaker, animator, and occasional actor whose short films, Serenity, Chekhov and Bob Dylan Hates Me (which he animated for Caveh Zahedi) have played at Sundance and festivals around the world. He co-wrote Stinking Heaven with Nathan Silver, with whom he also co-directed the upcoming feature The Pervert. Dunphy and Silver are currently editing another project, The Great Pretender, which Dunphy also wrote and produced. The SXSW winner Assholes, in which Dunphy plays the male lead, will be released later this year. (Picture by Mike Ott.)

Talks

“Everybody Dies Frustrated and Sad and That is Beautiful,” or How Satyajit Ray’s Pather Panchali Helped Me Through a Shitty Time

By Jack Dunphy | August 28, 2017

“Everybody Dies Frustrated and Sad and That is Beautiful,” or How Satyajit Ray’s Pather Panchali Helped Me Through a Shitty Time

Writer, director and animator Jack Dunphy on the curious resonance of Apu Trilogy in the wake of his father's death.