Eli Hayes

Eli Hayes

Actor, Director, Director of photography, Producer, Editor, Original Music Composer, Writer

BIO

Eli Hayes grew up in the suburbs surrounding Milwaukee, Wisconsin but now attends school at Ithaca College in Ithaca, New York, where he studies psychology and creative writing. He became interested in the world of cinema during his teenage years, upon viewing the works of visually-driven directors like Terrence Malick and Lynne Ramsay. These days, he spends much of his time attending school, directing micro-budget short films and writing about the movies that he loves.

Birthday

Nov. 5, 1993

Place of birth

Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin

Known for

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Dream Number

Dream #314159265358979, a companion piece to Hayes' The Multiples Trilogy, is a silent/experiment... Read more

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Mercury Vapor

An experimental feature consisting of hundreds of non-concrete dream images and obscured reflecti... Read more

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Road to Nowhere

A mosaic of aimlessness about futile movement and a search for direction. Read more

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Prismatic Reverie

Shot by Rohit Shivdas and edited/color graded & sound mixed by Eli Hayes, "Prismatic Reverie,... Read more

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A Dream is a Life Lived and Lost

Filmed & edited over a five year period of time, and shot across several states from the Midw... Read more

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Silent Voices

A melancholically ambient statement of political oppression, and subversion of the art form of co... Read more

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Ciliary Currents

A polychromatic spectrum of amalgamating abstractions shot in Ithaca, New York, with black & ... Read more

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Surroundings of a Home

A ten minute, non-narrative/experimental landscape film shot, edited and composed by Eli Hayes, f... Read more

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Faces III

A silent/wordless, spiritual sequel (or prelude) to Hayes' recent film, The Void, which was devot... Read more

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Son and Moon

Blending science fiction/fantasy and autobiographical non-fiction, Son and Moon is a landscape fi... Read more

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A Midwestern Lake

A short, experimental film focusing on the coast of Lake Michigan and the expanse of its surround... Read more

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Power Line

The third/final part of a trilogy of shorts shot in 16mm b+w reversal film on a turret Bolex, Pow... Read more

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A Subconscious Stream

A sixty-five minute companion piece to Hayes' documentary feature, "A Dream is a Life Lived and L... Read more

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Goose Radio

A non-narrative short film shot in 16mm on a turret Bolex, which -- although it's primarily an ex... Read more