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NEW VIDEO

I've got a new song (not on the new album). Here's a still from the music video now being edited.
January 23, 2023
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JESUS IS ARRIVING

I was glad to receive this text.
January 23, 2023
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Evangelical Hat

January 20, 2023
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NEW YEAR, NEW WEBSITE

I'm thrilled to announce the launch of this new site. It was designed and installed by my good friend, Eduardo Almonte, who as usual put his heart and soul into it. He created the …
January 7, 2023
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Living In Oblivion Trailer

In updating my website over the last month I made a somewhat depressing discovery.  It seems that the only existing trailer for my film, Living In Oblivion, is a link to a copy of …
January 4, 2023
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TRAITOR

September 4, 2022
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2 Faced

One half a face doubled over to make a 2 Face.
August 30, 2022
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1-Man Show

I found this poster from the 1-Man Show I did Off-Off-Off-Off Broadway in 1987. I'd originated the character of Johnny Suede in an acting class I took after graduating from NYU Grad Film School. …
July 20, 2021
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Peter Dinklage on the set of Living In Oblivion

  I stumbled upon this photo the other day. It is Peter Dinklage standing in for himself on the set of Living In Oblivion. It is 1995. It is Peter's first film. I'd wanted …
July 13, 2021
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Delirious; Filmmaker Magazine

I've known Scott Macaulay at Filmmaker Magazine for over 20 years. He's been at the forefront of NY Independent film, producing some of the most memorable independent films of the past few decades. One …
April 1, 2021
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DiCillo speaks about Delirious

I shot this short piece to introduce the blu-ray and dvd release of the official Director's Cut of Delirious.
December 6, 2020
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DELIRIOUS: Notes on The DIRECTOR’S CUT

You put your soul into every film you make. And you love them all. But some you love a little bit more. Delirious is one of those films. It came into being at a …
October 9, 2020
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DELIRIOUS Director’s Cut; CLIPS

DELIRIOUS; Official Director's Cut Clips Les hires Toby for free.Les (Steve Buscemi) is a loner NYC paparazzi. Toby (Michael Pitt) is a homeless kid Les met the night before and allowed, against his better …
October 5, 2020
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DELIRIOUS DIRECTOR’S CUT

Just before Delirious was first released several years ago some last minute editing choices were forced upon me that I've always regretted. It is one of my most personal and artistically satisfying films and …
September 23, 2020
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“LIVING IN OBLIVION” 25TH ANNIVERSARY

Today marks the 25th Anniversary of my 2nd film, Living In Oblivion. To the entire amazing cast, to everyone who worked on the film, to everyone who supported and encouraged me I say Thank …
July 22, 2020
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EDEN REFUGEE by Christine Bode

Christine Bode is the founder of SCULLY LOVE PROMO, a promotions and editing company offering savvy social media marketing services to musicians and authors. She's helped me enormously with everything from spreading the word …
June 28, 2018
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DOWN IN SHADOWLAND Available on VOD

After 8 years Down In Shadowland is now available for screening starting Oct. 10, 2017. Here are the direct links: VUDU MICROSOFT STORE VIMEO ON DEMAND GOOGLE PLAY AMAZON iTUNES
October 16, 2017
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“THE CINEMA of TOM DiCILLO” published

Columbia University Press announces the release of THE CINEMA of TOM DiCILLO, the first book to cover Tom DiCillo's entire film career to date. The book's foreword is by Steve Buscemi. The official release is …
August 24, 2017
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TRUMP HAS RECTOMA

Well, I must admit I was sad to hear this.
January 15, 2017
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Trump’s Sexual Harassment PSA

I noticed this on the subway today. I'm glad to see the new president is getting right to work.  
November 18, 2016
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DRUNK FILM SCHOOL

This is Part 5 of a 9-part series called DRUNK FILM SCHOOL with Tom DiCillo. The original interview was conducted via web streaming by Duane Andersen from the Film Dept at Utah Valley University. Constructed …
July 25, 2016
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How Trump Does His Hair

I always wondered about this. Now the mystery is solved.
July 15, 2016
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MEET THE TRYGGER TWINS

This interview with The Trygger Twins originally appeared in muzicTown online magazine shortly after the release of the Twin's single, GUN KONTROL.  The music video for the track was directed by Boone Welles who not only …
June 25, 2016
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CRUZ SHOWS BALLS

Here's a photo I took waiting for the train the other day. For the first time I am impressed with Ted Cruz. I guess this shows how much he wants to be President.
March 10, 2016
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IN THE SKY

Well, here's another photo I took today. It's why I love New York.
December 31, 2015
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CRAZY TIMES

I took this photo today as I was walking home on the upper west side of NYC. Crazzzcy times...  
December 16, 2015
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GUN KONTROL

It's funny how this track by the Trygger Twins keeps coming to mind lately...    
December 7, 2015
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DOWN IN SHADOWLAND in NYC

DOWN IN SHADOWLAND TO SCREEN TWICE IN NYC My new film, Down In Shadowland, will screen twice in NYC this month. First will be at The Anthology Film Archives on Nov. 10 at 8pm …
November 1, 2015
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DiCillo Retrospective at Anthology Film Archives

The famed Anthology Film Archives in NYC is having a retrospective of some of my films. They'll be showing 35mm prints of Living In Oblivion and Delirious. Steve Buscemi will be joining me at …
October 10, 2015
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OBLIVION EXTRA FEATURES ANNOUNCED

The bonus features for Shout! Factory’s “Living in Oblivion 20th Anniversary Edition” have just been announced! The Blu-ray edition includes: -Audio Commentary with writer/director Tom DiCillo. -In Our Own Oblivion: The Miracle of Making …
September 18, 2015
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LIVING IN OBLIVION ON BLU-RAY

I'm really excited to announce the 20th Anniversary special release of LIVING IN OBLIVION on Blu-ray and DVD. The film has been completely remastered digitally under my supervision. It looks amazing. This new release by …
August 18, 2015
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THE TRYGGER TWINS

My step-cousin on my mother's side, Boone Welles is a young, aspiring filmmaker. She's just directed her first music video for a new group called The Trygger Twins. She asked me to share it …
July 4, 2015
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FILM PHOTOS

I recently found these photos. They're going in a book Wayne Byrne has just completed called Include Me Out, The Films of Tom DiCillo. The book will have many more photos but something about these …
April 30, 2015
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DICILLO STUDENT FILM

A few months ago I found one of my student films,   GOD SAVE THE KING. GOD SAVE THE KING was my first sync sound film when I was in NYU film school. Back in …
March 25, 2015
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Mr. Dynamite; JAMES BROWN

A few months ago Nick Dawson from The Talkhouse invited me to write a piece for the magazine. He's put together a great site where filmmakers and artists share their thoughts about recently released music and …
November 10, 2014

TOM DICILLO

Independent Filmmaker & Musician