Beyond the Supernova (2017)

Filmed, Edited, Directed, and Produced by ZZ Satriani.

• 30 years after the release of his multi-platinum selling album, Surfing with the Alien, Joe Satriani searches for the next step in his career.  “Beyond the Supernova” is a tour documentary that offers a glimpse into the mind of the guitarist as he looks back on his career while performing music from “Shockwave Supernova” through Asia and Europe. We learn of the autobiographical concept behind the record and how it plays into determining his next creative step. The documentary is a behind the scenes romp filmed during the “Surfing To Shockwave World Tour” featuring performances from Joe, Mike Keneally, Bryan Bellar and Marco Minnemann, as well as cameo appearances by guitarists Steve Vai and Guthrie Govan.

Thanks for the Advice (2015)


Written, Directed, Edited, and Scored by ZZ Satriani.

• In this surreal dark comedy, a dejected and vulnerable college student, driven to insanity by the advice of his presumptuous friends and ominous subconscious incarnate, must decide whether he can move on from his ex-girlfriend following their breakup.

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