Directing

Buy or Rent Chasing Taste on iTunes!

You can now buy or rent my first feature film on iTunes. It’s a family friendly comedy about a food critic who loses his sense of taste and has to… Continue

Chasing Taste – Trailer Released!

My first feature film, Chasing Taste, has a new trailer! Release is set for August 12th on iTunes and Verizon Fios. Enjoy!

Interviewing Macbeth

Ty Jones, who stars in Chasing Taste as Bennett Brûlée, reveals the secret to getting hired for commercials and lays some Shakespearean Verse on us. You can catch Ty in… Continue

Exclusive with Lynn & Ron Cohen

Lynn Cohen (Sex and the City, Hunger Games, Munich) and her husband Ron Cohen invited me into their home to talk about Chasing Taste and one of their favorite meals…. Continue

Blind Taste-Test with Kirk McGee

I sat down to interview star of Chasing Taste, Kirk McGee, and ended up hosting a blind taste test with hilarious results!

Photo Shoot with April Wilkner

As part of our Chasing Taste release, I interviewed all of our core cast to catch up with them and make jokes. In this video we find out about April… Continue

Teaser for The Poets

My short film, The Poets, is running around at festivals. Here’s a taste of it.

The Poets at Manhattan Film Fest!

I am pleased to announce that my short film The Poets will premiere at the Manhattan Film Festival on April 20th, 2016. Join us for laughs, poetry, and the shedding… Continue

This is Dating (In 30 Seconds)

I guess this is what happens when you don’t properly fill out the survey for your online dating site. I made this in collaboration with Matt Suter and a cast… Continue

The Museum of Four in the Morning

Beware: Rives has a contagious obsession with 4 a.m. At TED2007, the poet shared what was then a minor fixation with a time that kept popping up everywhere. After the… Continue