Anthony Perrotta is an American filmmaker, writer, and (un)popular culture journalist. His short film “21st Century Shuffle” premiered at the 2014 Big Apple Film Festival in Tribeca and features actor Themo Melikidze. His short stories “Adieu; or, Zest for Life” and “The Proceeding” have also appeared on Babbling of the Irrational. He works as a reporter for The Islip Bulletin, The Long Island Advance, and The Suffolk County News. His other writing has been featured in City Book Reviews, Dan’s Papers, Entropy, PopMatters, ScreenPrism, The Untitled Magazine, and The Van Wyck Gazette.