Author Archives: Abra Burkett

October 48 Hour Film Project

We made another 48 Hour Film! This time, the overall theme was Horror, and we got the sub-genre “Ghost.” This resulted in the newest DC Stunt Coalition 48 hour film, “Ghost Cop Part 2”! Check out our trailer here: Also take a look at our behind the scenes videos and pics!   We had so […]

Escape Velocity 2017

We had such a great time at Escape Velocity this year! We put on our “sci-fighting” workshops everyday in the Exhibitor Hall, performed a stunt fighting show during Doomtastic’s trivia (featuring some…unlikely pairings), and topped it all off with a return of our panel “Phasers and Sabers.”   Instructors Tu-An and Abra demonstrating the choreography. […]

July at DCSC

At the very end of June, the DCSC wrote, shot, and edited a short film in 48 hours for the DC 48 Hour Film Project. Our film, “By Good Rights,” (a western) starred Aaron Supernaw, Abra Burkett, Brian Labay, and Tu-An Truong. It screened at the AFI Silver in mid-July. And yes, it featured some […]

Awesome Con 2017

We rocked Awesome Con this year, with our live-action stunt show “Whose Fight is it Anyway?”, and a behind-the-scenes fight choreography demo on Saturday afternoon at the Back Lot Stage.   We had workshops throughout the weekend featuring Swordplay, Brawling, CQC, and Women’s Slayer Self-Defense Training. They were filled to the brim with participants. We […]

Riverment: An AU Student Film

In March and April, a bunch of DCSC members participated in the stunts, acting, and production of a couple of films in the DMV area. Riverment We were fortunate enough to be able to participate in two scenes for the American University student film Riverment. This film “explores the evolving fight for Black rights in America […]