August 1, 2014

13 Questions: Jill Sixx Gevargizian

Jill Sixx Gevargizian is a horror filmmaker to keep an eye on. Her debut short, CALL GIRL, is currently making the rounds on the festival circuit and boasts a cast that includes Tristan Risk of AMERICAN MARY and my pal Laurence R. Harvey of the second and third installments of the HUMAN CENTIPEDE trilogy. If she was able to score names like that for a short film, imagine what her feature-length is gonna be like! A huge thank you to Jill for taking the time to answer 13 Questions in the midst of promoting her project.

1. Who are you and where are you from?
I am Jill Sixx Gevargizian and I am from Kansas City, Missouri, USA!

2. Where might people know you from?
I just directed my first film, CALL GiRL, starring Laurence R. Harvey (THE HUMAN CENTIPEDE 2&3) and Tristan Risk (AMERICAN MARY). Also, I run screening series for independent horror here in KC called Slaughter Movie House. We just had our two year anniversary! 

3. When it comes to what you do, who are your major influences?
Timo Tjahjanto (KILLERS, VHS 2, ABCs of DEATH), Adam Wingard (YOU'RE NEXT), Jerry Pyle (BURN, SERVICE), Adrian Garcia Bogliano (HERE COMES THE DEVIL), the Soska sisters (AMERICAN MARY), Tom Six (HUMAN CENTIPEDE franchise)… I could go on and on.

4. What four peoples' faces would you put on your own personal Mt. Rushmore?
William Shakespeare
My dad
Marilyn Manson

Photo by Anna Perry

5. What's the last album you bought?

6. What are the last movies you saw in theaters and at home?

7. What's the last podcast you listened to?
The Midnight Horror Show 

8. What's the last video game you played?
Um…… Tetris

9. What's the last book you read?

10. What are your favorite sports teams?
KC Chiefs

11. What cartoon or comic book character can you relate to the most?

12. Create a playlist of ten songs that give people an idea of your musical taste.
“Man Down” Rihanna
“Tennessee Waltz” Sam Cooke
“Cake and Sodomy” Marylin Manson
“Fuckwithmeyouknowigotit” JayZ
“***Flawless” Beyonce
“Brave Awakening” Terry Reid
“Love Has No Pride” Bonnie Raitt
“Worst Behavior” Drake
“That Girl” Justin Timberlake
“No Worries” Lil Wayne

13. If you could spend the day at an amusement park with one person from the entertainment industry, who would it be and why?
Key and Peele…. I know that’s two people…but they are SO FUNNY!


Jill Sixx Gevargizian on IMDB
@JillSixx on Twitter - @CallGirlFilm on Twitter


  1. Ha, that's two people in row who answered Tetris to the video game question!

  2. These crazy kids and their fancy Tetris games!

  3. I almost met Jill. Her short film was playing at the convention I was at and she was there. She passed me in order to sit in the same row I was in.