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Melina Coumas is an experimental filmmaker from Oahu, Hawaii. With a BA in Film Studies, her focus is in filmmaking while also pursuing interests in photography, fiber arts and writing.  Her work has screened both locally and internationally.

 

She was recently the Production Manager & Associate Producer at XRAY Television in Portland, Oregon where she also curated the NW Celluloid program. She is now the Films Manager of the Filmed by Bike Film Festival.

Day Off Vibes (2018)

16mm, Color, Sound

A rumination on the pressures of being productive

 

On Our Way (2017)

Super 8mm, Color, Sound
Using the last voicemail her Grandmother left on her phone, the

short becomes a mediation on loss and haunted spaces

Obsidian Glaze (2016)

Super 8mm, Color, Sound

A mysterious entity attempts to communicate with strange images

Reverie At Noon (2016)

16mm, Color, Sound
Inspired by the summer heat and a newfound obsession with ASMR

A Ritual Phantasm (2015)

Super 8mm & 16mm, Color, Sound
Super 8mm footage was
an experiment shot in 2015 with 16mm hand

painted segments made during a 2016 workshop with Japanese

experimental filmmaker Makino Takashi

 

Kaigan (2015)

Super 8mm, Color, Sound

An attempt to remove tourists from a tropical landscape, returning it to its natural state

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