john lennon’s gargoyle

John Lennon’s Gargoyle
Written by Bryan Willis
Directed by Nate Harpel
march 2009
featuring Matthew Hopkins, Aubrey Jessen, Mitchell Fennimore, Noelle Eaton, Jen Allen

A modern retelling of Voltaire’s Candide laced with urban legend and Beatles references, John Lennon’s Gargoyle faces one man armed only with American optimism against the united forces of everything that could possibly go wrong (and usually does).  In such a shitty world, how is it that so many of us inexplicably believe that despite all evidence to the contrary, things have a way of working out for the best?