Many newspapers sensationalized the crime and the subsequent fate of the footage left behind. The story sparked many debates about the glorification of crime as the footage was being made into My First and Last Film. These are just a few of the articles which appeared in New York area papers.


Snuff Film!
New York February 19, 2001


It's All On The Tape
New York February 22,


Filmmaker Videotaped Slay Suicide
New York February 21, 2001

Filmmaker Slays Actress Ex-Lover and Kills Self
February 15, 2001


© John Kolchak