Interview – Jeremiah Kipp writer/director of Slapface

In advance of Grimmfest, we had the pleasure of speaking with Jeremiah Kipp the writer and director of Slapface. Starring the extraordinary August Maturo Slapface is a moving modern-day Grimm fairytale that tackles bullying and child abuse in deeply affecting ways. 

Jeremiah was incredibly generous with his time and spoke at length about Slapface’s journey from short to feature, how he found his incredible cast, his inspirations for the witch and why he tackled such difficult subject matter.

You can see our interview below:

Slapface will be screening at Grimmfest and as part of their virtual festival. Stars August Maturo and Mirabelle Lee have also confirmed their attendance at the event