Dark at Sea. Interview with Director Carlos Asse

Updated: Nov 2

Shot on 35mm motion picture film, LA-based Director Carlos Asse’s short film Dark at Sea portrays a man’s struggle versus himself to find true meaning in his journey as a dancer. The film offers an unsettling exploration of frustration and defeat; and the externalization of one self’s addiction to success.


Carlos is a well-known director who has been awarded in a number of venues and festivals around the world and has been involved in non-profit organizations.

We caught up with director Carlos Asse to hear about the challenges and rewards of shooting Dark at Sea.