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Standing on the Hollow

dj mendel, d.j. mendel video design, dj mendel director, tamara ober, julie johnson, minnesota fringe, minneapolis dance theater

Crazy for the Ballet

(film short)


Prelude Festival, NYC


Written and Directed by




Dan Sharnoff

D.J. Mendel


Original Score by

Daniel Bernard Roumain


Performed by

Dzaniel Alexander

D.J. Mendel

Daniel Bernard Roumain




Crazy for the Ballet is a short film reflecting on youth, beauty, decay and the ramblings of a deteriorating Vaslav Nijinsky and his “philosophy of feeling.”

Mother Tongue
The List/Rosanne Cash
The Truth; A Tragedy
Must Don't Whip 'Um
Tom, Dick and Harry
Gravel's Spine
Fabulous Johnny
Fitcher's Bird
Speak Up!
Miss America
Wake Up and Waltz
Planet earth: Dreams
I'm Movin' On

D.J. Mendel

Actor, Director, Writer

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