"I'VE ONLY HAD 2 SESSIONS WITH LINAS BUT IN THOSE HOURS I'VE LEARNED MORE ABOUT MY STORY STRUCTURE, MY CHARACTERS AND EVEN MYSELF AS A WRITER THAN I’VE LEARNED IN OTHER SCREENWRITING CLASSES I’VE BEEN IN THE LAST TWO YEARS.” -JOSEPH DANLUCK
Linas’s first film WALKING TO WERNER premiered at the Hot Docs film festival in 2006 and landed him in Filmmaker Magazine’s 25 NEW FACES of that year . In 2008 he received the Genius award in film from Seattle’s newspaper The Stranger. In 2010 he premiered his first narrative film BASS ACKWARDS at the Sundance Film Festival. In 2015 he premiered his film RAINBOW TIME, produced by the Duplass Brothers, at the SXSW Film Festival. He recently wrote and directed a short form episodic show, also produced by the Duplass Brothers, entitled THE RIDE. As an Actor he has appeared in TWIN PEAKS, EASTBOUND and DOWN, TOGETHERNESS and MANSON FAMILY VACATION.