Short films, essays, pop culture tributes, and photo experiments created by Kirk Gunton.

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The Kirk Show Rises!

Following the beard-shattering events of “The Staring Contest” (, the Kirks find themselves estranged. Until a mysterious phone call offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for the struggling filmmakers.

My Poster Design for March VAMP Showcase

A friend of mine, based in San Diego, participates in monthly storytelling showcases presented by an organization called “So Say We All” [reportedly NOT a “BSG” reference, but I like it anyway]. As a co-producer for March’s showcase [titled “This Is Not My Story (because I wrote the story of someone else)”], she brought me on to design a poster for the event. After a period of first pitching concepts, then shooting a couple of willing models, then refining the design, this is what I arrived at

The Kirk Show!


Behold, my latest sketch comedy venture, produced with my good friend Kirk Rozich. We’ve got some great stuff planned for the future. Be sure to keep up to date by Liking us on Facebook, and Subscribing to our YouTube page!


Battlestar Galactica
Season Two

Music by Bear McCreary

    “Baltar’s Dream”
    “Something Dark Is Coming”
    “Roslin and Adama”
    “One Year Later”
    “Prelude to War”

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“Like Spinning Plates” Piano Cover

Radiohead cover
Stills from the film Upstream Color (2013)

Battlestar Galactica
The First Chapter

Music by Bear McCreary

    “Kobol’s Last Gleaming”
    “Main Title”
    “The Shape of Things to Come”

“Homicidal Shopping Channel” at Mad Monster Party Film Fest 2013!

Got the exciting news that the Short Bus TV sketch I created, Homicidal Shopping Channel, is an official selection for the Mad Monster Film Fest!

Mad Monster Party is an annual fan convention in Charlotte, NC, featuring many stars of the horror genre. This year, some of the guests of honor include Bruce Campbell, Danny Glover, Lea Thompson, and, yes, Gary Busey. I’m pretty psyched.


Click the image to see the Film Fest schedule.