TFW 2011 Interview: Tony Brownrigg

When you’re an independent film maker, you don’t always have the luxury of having an FX person or a makeup person or even different people to write, direct or edit. Many times, all of these people are the film makers themselves.

It shouldn’t be a surprise then that when you look at Tony Brownrigg’s IMDb page that he’s held quite a few jobs in a film’s production. The director of the quirky horror, “Red Victoria”, Tony’s latest project, “Archaic Redemption” adds yet another title to his list: virtual pioneer.

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REVIEW: ‘Red Victoria’

Jim (Tony Brownrigg) and Victoria (Arianne Martin) and inspiration makes three in"Red Victoria".
Jim (Tony Brownrigg) and Victoria (Arianne Martin) and inspiration makes three in"Red Victoria".
Jim (Tony Brownrigg) and Victoria (Arianne Martin) and inspiration makes three in"Red Victoria".

Of all the treasures in the world, few are more rare than inspiration. Without it, one might say that we would have no art, no invention, no religion…

No love.

Fortunately, the occasional breath of the divine fills us up and sparks our minds and fires our imaginations. Inspiration has given us the sonnets of Shakespeare. Inspiration has given us the Apollo moon rocket. Inspiration has given us chainsaw-wielding maniacs, knife-fingered, dream-dwelling child molesters and trap-building madmen.

What? You didn’t think inspiration only gave us sunshine and bunnies, did you? No, sometimes inspiration gives us things like “Red Victoria”.

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