Marylou – Stop-motion Animated Short

Duration: 3 min | Credit: Kurtzman/Shorago/Longin/Sepe – Vinyl Pork Chop Productions

“Marylou”, a 35mm stop motion animation was created in 1995 & 1996. Written by Danny Shorage, Co-Directed by Todd Kurtzman and Danny Shorago. Directory of Photography was Luke Longin. Tom Sepe filled in the blanks, doing everything from graphic design, building puppets & sets, swapping gels, and running for burritos.

“Marylou” originally screened in Spike & Mike’s Sick and Twisted Festival of Animation, and quickly rose to International fame in Theaters and on T.V;

Sundance Film Festival
Santa Barbara Film Festival
Canal+ Europe
Cannes – First Time Directors International Film Festival

And many more festivals and screenings all over the globe.

Turn off the lights, turn up the sound and watch close, because “life moves pretty fast sometimes…”

Mystic Family Circus – Corteo 2005

From 2001-2006 I performed with the Mystic Family Circus, a community of artists and performers re-inventing circus.

We performed for numerous Cirque Du Soleil after-parties, private events and parties and hosted retreats and workshops.

This is a video by Niko from Cirque’s Corteo show circa 2005.