Fueled by original music by members of Guns N' Roses, Bad Religion, No Doubt, Skid Row, Toad the Wet Sprocket, Hootie & The Blowfish and more... The Still Life tells the story of artist Julian Lamont who struggles to pick up the pieces of his tattered life in this poignant drama. A reclusive alcoholic, Julian creates a new art genre called Destructionism, and his works catapult him into the limelight. But as his success in the art world grows, Julian loses touch with the artist he truly desires to be, and his personal life soon tailspins out of control.
Did You Know?
Throughout the film Joel Miller
opens a number of scenes with Jason Barry
posed to reference famous pieces of art. Jacques-Louis David's "Death of Marat," Michelangelo's distorted, disconsolate self portrait that is within "the flayed skin" Bartholomew holds in the Sistine Chapel, Michelangelo's "Pieta," and Roudin's "The Thinker." See more
Referenced in Living the Still Life
Written and Performed by Matthew Nelson See more